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Northrop Awarded $203M Air Force Global Hawk Maintenance Contract

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Northrop Grumman has received a one-year, $203,559,738 contract modification to maintain the U.S. Air Force’s fleet of Global Hawk unmanned aircraft. The company will perform planning, operations and maintenance services under the option from a previously-awarded contract, the Defense Department said Friday. Northrop will perform work in San Diego through Sept. …

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BAE Lands $248M Aircraft Systems Support Contract with USAF

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded BAE Systems a potential six-year, $248.2 million contract to provide electronic countermeasures technology and automatic testing and support equipment for F-16, C-130 and B-1B planes. The Defense Department said Wednesday the sole-source contract also covers spares sustainment as well as aircraft systems repair and engineering services. …

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DynCorp Receives $104M Navy Aircraft Support Contract Option; Steven Schorer Comments


DynCorp International has been awarded a $104.1 million contract modification to continue maintenance and logistics support work for multiple aircraft platforms and associated equipment of the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Thursday DynCorp will help maintain fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft as well as lightweight and unmanned aerial vehicles at …

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


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


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


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


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


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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