Lockheed Reduces Number Of Furloughed Workers

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October 07, 2013 AT 7:27 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Lockheed Martin Corp , the No. 1 U.S. government contractor and the Pentagon's biggest supplier, on Monday scaled back the number of its workers facing furloughs after Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel recalled most civilian defense employees. Lockheed said about 2,400 of its workers would still be unable to return to work because the government facilities where they work are closed due to the U.S. government shutdown, or the company had received a stop-work order on their program. ...