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Army Picks 7 Firms for $240M Environmental Remediation Services Program

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The U.S. Army has awarded seven companies spots on a potential three-year, $240 million contract to provide environmental remediation services for various projects led by the Army Corps of Engineers. The Army Corps of Engineers received 14 bids for the Type 1 order-dependent contract via an online-based solicitation, the Defense Department said Monday. Work covers support for the …

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GE, ATEC Land $256M in Turbine Engine Design Review Contracts With Army

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The U.S. Army has awarded a $154 million contract to General Electric‘s (NYSE: GE) aviation segment and a $102 million contract to Advanced Turbine Engine Co. to conduct preliminary design reviews for an updated helicopter turbine engine technology. The Defense Department said Monday the companies will assess the design of the engine for potential use on UH-60 Blackhawk and AH-64E Apache helicopters. DoD added …

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Lockheed Awarded Potential $80M Navy Contract to Develop LCS Combat Mgmt System

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Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE:LMT) mission systems and training business has secured a potential $79.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy to build a combat management system for Littoral Combat Ships. The Defense Department said Monday the contract covers the development and integration of hardware and software as well as combat system technical data …

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Craig McKinley, NDIA President & CEO, to Retire at Year’s End

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Craig McKinley, president and CEO of the National Defense Industrial Association, plans to  retire by Dec. 31 after a two-year term as the trade group’s leader. NDIA said Monday he has led the association’s efforts to develop a new strategic direction and establish relationships with government, corporate and academic stakeholders to …

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August 22 Market Close: GovCon Index Rises Against Choppy US Stock Trade

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Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index recovered from a slightly negative open Monday and held positive against choppy activity in U.S. stock markets as speculation over the next interest rate hike continued to dominate investors’ attention. GovCon Index gainers outnumbered laggers and unchanged stocks by a 2-to-1 ratio and eight of the GCI’s 11 …

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Northrop Taps Raytheon for $104M Air Force Global Hawk Ground Control Modernization Subcontract

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Northrop Grumman  (NYSE: NOC) has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a potential $104 million subcontract to update the ground controls of the U.S. Air Force’s RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aerial system. Raytheon will equip the mission control stations for the Northrop-built UAS with open architecture that will work to facilitate the addition …

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Lockheed Vet Michael Grasso Joins Engility as Business Development Leader

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Michael Grasso, a 35-year veteran and former vice president of government relations at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has joined Engility (NYSE: EGL) as senior vice president of business development and strategic planning for the government services contractor. Engility said Monday he will report directly to CEO Lynn Dugle in his new role. Grasso’s career at Lockheed includes …

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Lockheed Secures Potential $10B IDIQ for Air Force C-130J Production Support

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a potential 10-year,  $10.02 billion indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support the military branch’s C-130J Super Hercules production effort. The sole-source contract also includes foreign military sales, the Defense Department said Friday. DoD expects Lockheed’s aeronautics segment in Marietta, Georgia to finish contract work Aug. 18, 2026. The …

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Navy Awards Raytheon Potential $723M Contract to Develop Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar

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Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) has been awarded a potential $723.1 million contract to perform engineering and development work on a new airborne ship-based surveillance radar technology for the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Friday that Raytheon’s integrated defense systems segment will build, integrate and test an engineering development model of the Navy’s Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar. DoD …

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3 Firms Land $107M in Contract Options Under Navy SSC Pacific C4ISR IDIQ

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The U.S. Navy has awarded $107.3 million in total options under a previously awarded contract to three companies for command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services. Assured Space Access Technology, Koam Engineering Systems and Tactical Engineering & Analysis will continue to provide C4ISR support for the Space and Naval Warfare …

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