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US Navy Awards $29M Aircraft Equipment Installation IDIQ to Four Companies

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The U.S. Navy has awarded a $29 million contract to Epsilon Systems Solutions, Prism Maritime, Delphinus Engineering and Superior Marine Solutions for the installation of aviation equipment in various ships. The companies will compete for each task order under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to install and modify domestic and international aircraft ...

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May 26 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Fall After Durable Good Report’s Release

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The GovCon Index recorded a sharp decline Monday with a loss of 1.184 percent to close at 74.199 on a day that saw Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) and Serco Inc. as the only Index companies to end the day in positive territory. U.S. markets traded lower Monday after the Commerce Department said ...

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Jane Bishop Named Northrop Grumman Military Aircraft Systems VP

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Jane Bishop, formerly deputy lead for the E-2/C-2 programs of Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC), has been named vice president of E-2/C-2 programs for the military aircraft systems division with the aerospace systems sector. She will oversee the development, production and delivery of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft, as well ...

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State Dept Clears Australia’s Requests for $1.8B in F-16, Hobart Destroyer Services

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The State Department has approved $1.775 billion in foreign military sales requests from Australia for equipment and services in sustainment and logistics to support that country’s Super Hornet and Growler jets and Hobart-class destroyers. Australia asked the U.S. for $1.5 billion in parts and services on 24 F/A-18 Super Hornet and 12 EA-18G Growler planes under one agreement, the ...

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India Orders Support Systems for Lockheed-Built C-130J Aircraft

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The State Department has approved India’s request to procure support services for the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-built C-130J Super Hercules aircraft under a $96 million foreign military sale agreement. India orders AN/ALE-47 countermeasures dispensing systems, spare AN/ALR-56M radar warning receivers, flare cartridges, spare and repair parts, configuration updates and test ...

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DLA Orders $173M in Boeing Aircraft Control Spare Parts

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Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a four-year, $173.5 million contract to produce aircraft control surface depot level repairable spare parts for the U.S. Navy. The company will perform work in Missouri through April 30, 2019, under contract with the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, the Defense Department said Friday.  

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Lockheed Awarded $150M to Test, Field F-35 Mission Data Files

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $150,609,953 contract modification from the U.S. Navy to develop, test and deploy mission data files of the F-35 fighter jet for Australia and the U.K. The company will carry out the task in Fort Worth, Texas through December 2018, the Defense Department said Thursday. Australia and ...

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Rockwell Collins Receives Navy Electronic Protection Radio IDIQ

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Rockwell Collins‘ (NYSE: COL) government systems business has received an $11,490,540 contract modification from the U.S. Navy to produce electronic protection radio equipment. The company will build 1,695 ancillary AN/ARC-210 electronic protection radio items for domestic and foreign military sales aircraft, the Defense Department said Monday. Rockwell Collins will perform ...

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Report: Lockheed to Produce 14 F-35 Fighters for Israel

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will build an additional 14 F-35 fighter jets for Israel under a $2.82 billion foreign military sales agreement with the United States, Agence France-Presse reported Sunday. The deal also contains technological and training components and an option for additional 17 fighter jets, according to the report. An Israeli ministerial ...

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Raytheon Wins $270M to Integrate, Test Osprey Avionics Systems; Todd Probert Comments

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a $270 million contract to integrate and test the V-22 Osprey aircraft’s avionics systems for the U.S. Navy‘s Air Systems Command. The company’s intelligence, information and services unit will perform systems integration, software engineering, testing and acquisition support services at its Indianapolis-based facility through December 2019, Raytheon said ...

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