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Motorola Solutions Closes Spillman Technologies Buy; Bruce Brda Comments

Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) has completed its purchase of Spillman Technologies, which will be part of the Illinois-based communications technology provider’s smart public safety solutions business. Bruce Brda, executive vice president of products and services at Motorola Solutions, said Thursday the company made the acquisition with the goal to market …

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Harris, Capstone Vet Richard White Joins Space Systems Loral as US Govt Lead

Richard White, a 31-year veteran from Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) and former CEO of government services contractor Capstone Corp., has joined spacecraft system and satellite manufacturer Space Systems Loral to lead SSL’s U.S. government business as a senior vice president. Palo Alto, Calif.-based SSL said Thursday White will be based out of …

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Raytheon Lifts Guidance as 3Q Earnings Top Street; L-3’s 2017 Outlook Below Analyst Consensus

GovCon Index– and S&P 500-listed defense contractors Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) lifted full-year earnings per share and revenue guidance before markets opened Thursday with third quarter EPS above Wall Street’s expectations for both companies. Raytheon showed a year-over-year revenue increase for the third quarter on growth …

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L-3 to Supply Comms Equipment for UK Defense Ministry

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 26, 2016 — L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) will supply a joint common remote viewing terminal to the U.K. ministry of defense under a $23.2 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the terminal will work to support MoD’s effort to integrate the operations of its intelligence, surveillance, …

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Battelle Backs Bid for Ohio Project to Support USDOT Connected/Autonomous Vehicle Research

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 24, 2016 — Battelle has backed the winning bid of a team of local government units in Ohio for a $6 million grant from the Transportation Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The nonprofit company will help the Dublin, Marysville and Union counties in Ohio to establish a dedicated short-range communications …

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Northrop Grumman to Supply ATC Comms Equipment to South African Airports

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 17, 2016 — A subsidiary of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide the T6 Radio and other air traffic control communications equipment to airports in South Africa under a subcontract from prime contractor AME Air Traffic Management, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Northrop said Thursday Park Air Systems will supply the radio as …

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Connectec Lands $97M Army Contract for Mortar Weapon Components

Connectec has secured a five-year, $96.7 million firm-fixed-price contract to provide mortar weapon components and related support equipment to the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will supply parts for 60mm and 81mm lightweight mortar weapons as well as mounts, baseplates, direct support tools and basic issue items for 60mm, 81mm and 120mm mortars. The …

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Vectrus Lifts 2016 Earnings, Revenue Guidance

Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has lifted full-year earnings and revenue guidance on improved outlooks in cash flow for the 2016 second half and expectations of extra payments on debt. The Colorado Springs-based government communications services contractor now expects earnings per share in the $2.07-$2.32 range versus the previous $2.02-$2.31 range with revenue of $1.18 billion-$1.2 billion compared to …

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Intelligent Decisions Sells US Army Comms, Transmission Systems Assets to Tribalco; Michele Friedman Comments

Intelligent Decisions has sold the company’s U.S. Army communications and transmission systems business assets to Bethesda, Maryland-based government services contractor Tribalco after the Army Contracting Command approved the transaction. Tribalco said Friday the deal includes ID’s position as one of 12 awardees on a potential $4.1 billion U.S. Army contract vehicle awarded in September 2013 for …

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General Dynamics to Supply HF Comms Link for Navy Digital Modular Radios

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 8, 2016 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will provide the high-frequency, third-generation Automatic Link Establishment system to support the U.S. Navy‘s AN/USC-61(C) digital modular radios under a new contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the high-frequency communications capability works to reduce static and background noise, increase transmission …

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