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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


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


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


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


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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Raytheon Lands $76M Navy Contract for Sea Sparrow Missile Long Lead Items

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a $76.1 million contract from the U.S. Navy to procure long lead materials for the production of the first block of anti-ship missile defense systems for the service branch and foreign clients. The long lead materials will support the production of Evolved Sea Sparrow Missiles for …

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Mitre, ASPI to Serve as Cyber, Nat’l Security SMEs to US, Australian Gov’t Clients


TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 28, 2016 — Mitre has partnered with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute to provide subject matter expertise on defense, national security and cybersecurity issues to the U.S. and Australian governments, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The alliance will cover support for strategic assessment, systems engineering, systems integration, scientific and technology programs and …

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