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Bill Bodie Returns to Parsons in Middle East, Africa EVP Role

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Bill Bodie, head of business development for Fluor Corp.’s (NYSE: FLR) government group since the fall of 2013, has been appointed an executive vice president of the Middle East and Africa business at Parsons, where he worked for the five years prior to Fluor. Parsons said Monday he will oversee the ...

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20 Companies Win Spots on $8B NETCENTS-2 Infrastructure Services IDIQ

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Twenty companies have landed spots on a potential $7.9 billion contract to provide network operations and infrastructure support services across the U.S. Air Force enterprise. Contractors will compete to perform work during the three-year ordering period for this portion of the Network-Centric Solutions-2 program, the Defense Department said Friday. The ...

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CAE Books $176M in Q4 Flight Simulator, Training Support Contracts; Gene Colabatistto Comments

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CAE has been awarded approximately $175.6 million in contracts from U.S. and international defense customers during the fourth quarter of its 2015 fiscal year to provide flight simulation and training platforms. Those deals include the delivery of simulators for Lockheed Martin-built C–130J Super Hercules aircraft to the U.S. Air Force ...

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Air Force NETCENTS-2 Application Services IDIQ Grows to 20 Awardees


The U.S. Air Force has added 10 companies to a potential 10-year, $960 million contract vehicle for application services under the service branch’s Network-Centric Solutions-2 initiative, the Defense Department said Tuesday. Twenty companies in total will compete for sustainment, integration, migration, training, testing and operational and help desk support work through the ...

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L-3 Division to Support Air Force E-3 Flight Simulation Program

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An L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) division has received a $9.3 million contract to provide the U.S. Air Force with a system for training pilots to operate the E-3 airborne warning and control system aircraft. The sole-source contract also includes program management, flight training simulation and logistics support services, the Defense ...

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Raytheon Wins $700M Space Defense Warning System Support IDIQ

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a potential $700 million contract to support a technology infrastructure that works to analyze and deliver early warning for U.S. space threats. Raytheon’s technical services business will help sustain the Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment system for the North American Aerospace Defense ...

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Air Force Orders 24 General Atomics Reapers for $279M


General Atomics-Aeronautical Systems will produce an additional 24 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles for the U.S. Air Force under a new $279,144,933 contract. The Defense Department said Wednesday the fixed-price-incentive-firm and firm-fixed-price contract for the MQ-9 Block 5 Reaper aircraft also covers spare parts and support equipment. The Air Force will obligate the full amount ...

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Tom Medara Appointed BD VP at Constellation West


Tom Medara, a 20-year Air Force intelligence veteran and employee at Constellation West, has been promoted to vice president of business development at the technology services contractor. Constellation West said Tuesday Medera’s primary responsibilities will be to manage and supervise the company’s work for U.S. Strategic Command. Medara’s post-Air Force career includes ...

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John Parker: Northrop Awarded $964M to Support USAF Ballistic Missile Subsystems

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a potential five-year, $963.5 million contract to support ground subsystems of the U.S. Air Force‘s Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missiles. The company said Wednesday it will provide management, system analysis, engineering, technical assistance and emergency response services for the ICBM program. John Parker, ...

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Lockheed Awarded $662M Transport Aircraft Contract Modification

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $662,032,335 contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to build 10 transport planes and 20 quick engine change kits. The award covers the production of four HC-130J, three KC-130J, two MC-130J and one C-130J aircraft, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The C-130J airlifter ...

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