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BAE, Raytheon Receive $228M in Australia Defense Services Contracts

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BAE Systems and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) have each received contracts worth nearly $228.3 million combined from Australia’s defense ministry for services in support of military projects there. Defense Minister Christopher Pyne announced the contract extensions for the two companies during a trip to Australia’s New South Wales state, the ministry said Wednesday. Pyne …

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IHS Jane’s: Boeing to Help Maintain Australian F/A-18F, EA-18G Aircraft Under $203M Contract

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Boeing (NYSE:BA) has secured a five-year, $203 million contract from Australia to provide a range of sustainment services for the Australian air force’s F/A-18F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler aircraft, IHS Jane’s reported Thursday. Jon Grevatt writes the Australian defense department said the contract covers engineering, supply chain management and maintenance services. Raytheon (NYSE:RTN), Northrop …

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Navy Awards Boeing $100M Contract Modification to Support Australia P-8A Patrol Aircraft Production

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Boeing (NYSE:BA) has secured a $100.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide long-lead parts and support services for the production of four Lot 8 P-8A maritime patrol aircraft for Australia. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract falls under a cooperative engagement agreement and work is scheduled to occur through June 2017 in Washington, …

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NTT Data to Operate Contactless Ticketing System in Australian State of Victoria

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2016 — NTT Data (NYSE: NTT) will operate the smart card ticketing system of the state of Victoria in Australia under a potential $533.7 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its Payment Services Victoria subsidiary will operate myki across Victoria beginning January 2017 as part of the …

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Boeing Ships 3 More Chinook Helicopters to Australia

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 8, 2016 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has delivered three additional H-47 Chinook helicopters to Australia to bring the country’s total fleet of CH-47F Chinooks to 10, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it worked with the U.S. Army and the Australian army to deliver the helicopters 85 days after …

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AAP: Raytheon Selected for $218M Australia Test Range System Update Contract

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Raytheon’s (NYSE: RTN) subsidiary has been awarded an estimated $218 million contract to update monitoring and sensor systems at the Woomera test range in the country’s southern region, Australian Associated Press reported Monday. Max Blenkin writes the 47,177-square-mile military facility currently houses missiles, unmanned aircraft and manned aircraft used for test exercises carried out by …

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Lockheed Secures Potential $421M Navy Contract For AEGIS Engineering, Maintenance Services

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Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) mission systems and sensors business has received a potential $421 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide a range of services in support of the Advanced Electronic Guidance and Instrumentation System. The Defense Department said Friday the contract covers in-service combat systems engineering, computer program maintenance, annual …

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Lockheed Eyes Int’l Defense Market for Radar Tech Project With Australian Agency

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has worked with Australia’s defense science and technology group to build a long-range, over-the-horizon radar that works to track small and fast-moving objects, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Defense News reported Friday the team completed initial validation on the technology as part of Project …

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State Dept OKs $301M SM-2 Block IIIB Missile Sale to Australia

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The State Department has approved Australia’s request to procure a suite of Standard Missile-2 Block IIIB missiles and related equipment from the U.S. government under a potential $301 million foreign military sales agreement between both countries. Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and BAE Systems will serve as principal contractors in the FMS transaction that covers up to …

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CGI to Provide Software for State Debt Recovery Efforts in Australia

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 31, 2016 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) will deploy a debt recovery software to support the state government of Queensland in Australia under an estimated $42.5 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday its Collections360 platform will utilize analytics and automation technology to support the efforts of Queensland’s state penalties …

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