He estimated that a full production of the play, with more than a dozen speaking roles, could cost $1 million.
This production has cost £50,000, most coming from local sponsors.
Eventually, the production cost an estimated $11 million, at the time a very high budget for a Broadway show.
Lockheed estimated that development and initial production would cost $5.912 billion over a period from 1970 to 1975.
Many analysts say development and production will cost nearly $40 billion.
Analysts said that production of 330 aircraft would cost more than $17 billion.
But that is not how farmers with access to technology and capital behave when production costs change.
The production reportedly cost £2.5 million, and was shot during the summer of 1996.
Without the funds to complete the warships, production took longer and cost more.
That production will probably also cost more than $10 million.