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Brian Clark to Succeed Charles Narang as NCI President, CEO

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Brian J. Clark, president at NCI (Nasdaq: NCIT) for three years, will succeed Charles K. Narang as president and CEO of the information technology services provider on Oct. 1. Narang, who has held the chairman and CEO roles since 1989, will become non-executive chairman once he steps down from his ...

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State Dept. Approves $5.4B Saudi PAC-3 Missiles Sale

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Saudi Arabia has placed an order for Patriot Advanced Capability-3 missiles, equipment and associated services by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) through a $5.4 billion foreign military sales deal with the U.S. government. The State Department cleared the possible sale of 600 PAC-3s plus test missiles, telemetry ...

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Randy Rutledge Appointed ICF Public Health Systems VP; Ellen Glover Comments

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Randy Rutledge, formerly an information technology senior project manager at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has joined ICF International as vice president and business line leader at the company’s public health systems organization in Atlanta. ICF said Wednesday that Rutledge holds more than 20 years of experience ...

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Leidos-Cerner-Accenture Team Wins Multibillion Dollar Military Health Record Contract

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A team of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), healthcare technology maker Cerner (Nasdaq: CERN) and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has beaten two other industry teams for the Defense Department‘s multi-year, multibillion dollar contract to integrate a commercial electronic health records system across the Military Health System. DoD said Wednesday the contract has a $4,336,822,777 ceiling value over the initial two-year ordering period with two three-year option periods ...

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July 29 Market Close: GovCon Index Extends Climb, US Stocks Move Up After Fed Reports Economic Improvement

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The GovCon Index gained at least a full point for the second consecutive trading session Wednesday with a gain of 1.949 percent — or 1.464 points — to close at 76.592. General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) both posted second quarter results that beat Wall Street expectations, Bloomberg reported. ...

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General Dynamics Reports 5% Revenue Jump for 2Q, Profit Up 39%

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General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has reported a 5.46-percent increase in revenue year-over-year for its fiscal year 2015 second quarter ended July 5, 2015 and a 39-percent jump in revenue for the quarter. Total revenue for the second quarter was $7.88 billion and profit for that same period reached approximately $752 ...

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NASA Taps 13 Companies for Aerospace Research at Glenn Center

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NASA has selected 13 companies to support aerospace research and provide propulsion and communications systems to the Glenn Research Center in Ohio under five-year contracts with a maximum value of $190 million. The space agency said Wednesday awardees will work to develop, verify and demonstrate communications, propulsion, structures and materials technology for space ...

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GovDelivery Buys Textizen for Govt Interactive Mobile Messaging Functions

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GovDelivery has completed its acquisition of mobile platform Textizen as part of efforts to provide customized and interactive messaging functions to government agencies for use in citizen engagement efforts. GovDelivery said Tuesday the addition of Textizen’s technology aims to address the demand for interactive communications among its government customers. Scott Burns, CEO and co-founder of ...

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Wyle Laboratories Lands $1.44B Biomedical Research, Health Support Contract With NASA

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Wyle Laboratories has been awarded a potential 10-year, $1.44 billion contract to provide occupational health and biomedical research services for all spaceflight platforms at NASA’s Houston-based Johnson Space Center. NASA said Wednesday the contract covers support for the space agency’s human health and performance directorate at Johnson, which oversees health ...

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John Bonsell Joins SAIC as Govt Affairs VP; Tom Eldridge Comments

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John Bonsell, a former legislative staffer in the U.S. Senate, has joined Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) as vice president of government affairs. He will report to Tom Eldridge, SAIC’s government affairs SVP, and work out of the company’s office in Rosslyn, Virginia, the company said Tuesday. Eldridge said ...

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