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Leidos to Support Navy Acoustic Engineering Measurement Hub in Alaska

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 5, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will help operate and maintain a U.S. Navy acoustic engineering measurement facility in Alaska under a potential $41.9 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the contract to support the Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock division’s Southeast Alaska Measurement Facility …

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Lockheed Martin Rolls Out 1st HC-130J for Alaska Air National Guard

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 5, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has delivered the first HC-130J Combat King II personnel recovery aircraft built for the U.S. Air National Guard in Alaska in support of the service’s operations in the region, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the aircraft will work to support …

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U.S. Holds First Successful Tests of Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Defense System

The U.S. military successfully launched its first-ever missile defense test involving a simulated attack by an intercontinental ballistic (ICBM) missile. During the test, a Boeing-developed interceptor, carrying the Raytheon-built EKV, was launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base, following the launch of an ICBM from Kwajalein Atoll, stated an Aerojet press …

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ASRC Federal to Support NOAA Satellite Operations Facility in Alaska; Mark Gray Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 22, 2016 — The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration has awarded an ASRC Federal business unit a potential five-year, $35 million contract to provide engineering support for the agency’s Alaska-based satellite operations facility, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. ASRC Federal Technical Services will provide operations and maintenance services to the facility as …

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FAA Approves Boeing ScanEagle UAV for Commercial Use; Paul McDuffee Comments

Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) Insitu subsidiary has been authorized by the Federal Aviation Administration to fly an unmanned aerial vehicle for a commercial project, the Puget Sound Business Journal reported Monday. Steve Wilhelm writes the FAA gave Insitu permission to operate three ScanEagle drones to support environmental surveillance work by energy …

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ICF to Support Head Start Programs on $34M Health and Human Services Award

ICF International (NYSE: ICFI) has won $34.3 million U.S. Department of Health and Human Services contract to support a Head Start program in the administration for children and families. ICF will support migrant and seasonal programs and American Indian and Alaskan native programs on the six-month and four option year award. …

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