Trump, Lockheed Martin CEO to meet on Friday: transition official

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Posted: Jan 13, 2017 10:30 AM

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump will meet with Lockheed Martin Corp Chief Executive officer Marillyn Hewson on Friday, a Trump transition officials said.

Trump, who takes office next Friday, said last month he viewed costs for the aerospace company's F-35 fighter as too high and would ask Boeing to price out an upgraded F-18.

(Reporting by Jonathan Allen; Writing by Washington Newsroom)