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ULA to Support Air Force Launch Vehicle Configuration Under $269M Contract Modification


United Launch Alliance has received a $269.2 million contract modification to configure the Delta IV Heavy rocket as part of the U.S. Air Force‘s launch vehicle production requirement for fiscal year 2017. The Defense Department said Friday work will occur in Centennial, Colorado; Decatur, Alabama; and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, through April …

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UTC Subsidiary to Provide F-35 Propulsion System Services Under $310M Navy Contract


A United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) subsidiary has secured a $309.8 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide propulsion system services in support of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program. The Defense Department said Wednesday that Pratt & Whitney will supply hardware, training course materials and equipment for the F-35 aircraft of the Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, …

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Retired Air Force Gen. Duncan McNabb Joins Board of Elbit Systems’ US Arm

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Duncan McNabb, a retired U.S. Air Force general and former commander of the U.S. Transportation Command, has joined the board of directors of Elbit Systems‘ (Nasdaq: ESLT) U.S. subsidiary. He will join six other outside directors led by Robert Magnus, chairman of the board at Elbit Systems of America and a retired U.S. Marine Corps general, …

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Weekly Roundup November 21 – November 23, 2016: L-3 Squeezes Buy in Before Rate Hike


November 21 – November 23, 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Interest rates are all but certain to go up in December and one large defense contractor has seemingly gotten ahead of the game to make one more big buy …

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Vectrus Unit Secures Maxwell AFB Operations Support Contract Modification


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 23, 2016 — A Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) subsidiary has secured a $20 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force‘s 42nd Contracting Squadron to provide operations management support at Maxwell Air Force Base in Alabama, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The modification tasks Vectrus Systems to deliver daily operations and maintenance services at …

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CACI to Provide DoD Travel Call Center Support; Ken Asbury Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 23, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will provide travel call center support services to the Defense Department under a $26 million task order from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday it will support the Defense Travel System that department …

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Boeing-Bell JV Gets $267M Modification on Osprey Military Aircraft Logistics Contract


A joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Bell Helicopter has received a $267.25 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide additional logistics support for the V-22 Ospreys of the Marine Corps, Air Force and Special Operations Command. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Bell-Boeing Joint Project Office will perform work through November 2018 …

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BP Subsidiary Wins $559M US Military Fuel Supply Contract


A subsidiary of oil producer BP has won a one-year, $559 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply fuel products to the U.S. Army, Navy and Air Force. The Defense Department said Friday BP Products North America will perform work under the fixed-price, economic-price-adjustment contract in Illinois, Singapore and the United Arab …

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DLA Awards $252M in Retail Electricity Contracts to 5 Firms

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Five companies have won two-year contracts worth up to $252.5 million combined for retail electricity and ancillary/incidental services to various U.S. federal departments and military branches. The Defense Logistics Agency‘s energy organization received eight offers for the contracts through a competitive procurement and the winning suppliers will perform work through Dec. 31, 2018, the Defense …

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Pratt & Whitney Awarded $168M Contract for Lot 11 F-35 Propulsion System Components


United Technologies Corp.‘s (NYSE: UTX) Pratt & Whitney subsidiary has received a $167.5 million contract to fund long-lead engine materials needed for the low-rate initial production of lot 11 F-35s. Pratt & Whitney will supply 48 F135-PW-100 fighter engines for the U.S. Air Force, four F135-PW-100s for the U.S. Navy and 14 F135-PW-600s for the …

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