U.S. regulators approve Lockheed-Sikorsky deal

September 25, 2015 2:41 PM

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U.S. regulators approve Lockheed-Sikorsky deal

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- U.S. regulators found no violation of antitrust laws in Lockheed Martin's plans to buy Sikorsky Aircraft, according to a company SEC filing.

While the proposal has passed every test in the U.S., this is not the final hurdle for the $9 billion deal. The acquisition has regulatory approval from Japanese and Korean authorities, according to the company's SEC filing, but still requires approval from other countries.

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