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Raytheon to Update Kuwait’s Patriot System Fire Units Under $523M FMS Contract

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has acquired a $523 million foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Army to modernize six Patriot air and missile defense fire units for Kuwait. Services will be conducted in sites across Alabama, Massachusetts and California as well as in Norway, Italy, Greece, Canada and the U.K., the Defense Department said …

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Army Picks 9 Firms for Nearly $249M Tech IDIQ


The U.S. Army has awarded nine companies spots on a $248.6 million multiple-award task order contract to provide technology products and services to the Defense Department. The companies are scheduled to complete the tasks by June 22, 2021, at various locations that depend on each task order award, DoD said Thursday. …

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DLA Taps CACI for Paperless Contracting Support to DoD; Ken Asbury Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 23, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has secured a $40 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency for support on the Defense Department‘s Wide Area Workflow and Electronic Document Access systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday DoD uses the WAWF and EDA systems to facilitate paperless transactions and …

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Harris’ $1.7B Radio Systems FMS Contract Takes Effect


A $1.7 billion contract between the U.S. Army and Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) for the supply of company-built tactical radios to Afghanistan took effect Wednesday. The Defense Department said Wednesday it “inadvertently” announced the service branch’s award of the foreign military sales contract to Harris on June 16. The contract will run …

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Northrop Lands $203M Option on Air Force Global Hawk Logistics, Sustainment Contract


The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a potential one-year, $203.5 million contract modification to continue to provide sustainment and logistics support for the service branch’s Global Hawk unmanned aerial systems. The company will supply additional materials and provide maintenance, planning and operations services to exercise an option …

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Air Force Taps M1 Support Services For $194M T-38 Aircraft Maintenance Contract


M1 Support Services has won a $193.8 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for the operations and maintenance of the Northrop Grumman-built (NYSE: NOC) T-38 Talon trainer aircraft. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract requires M1 to provide support on companion training services for B-2 and U-2 pilots and adversary air assets …

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General Dynamics Shipyard Hosts Christening of Navy Zumwalt-Class Destroyer

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 21, 2016 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) shipyard in Bath, Maine, hosted the christening ceremony for the U.S. Navy‘s second Zumwalt-class destroyer designated USS Michael Monsoor, Executive Gov reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday USS Michael Monsoor will enter into service to support naval and joint maritime …

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Honeywell Receives $75M AF Turbine Engine Contract Modification


Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) has received a $75 million contract modification to support the U.S. Air Force‘s Versatile Affordable Advanced Turbine Engines III and Beyond program. The Defense Department said Monday the VAATE initiative is a collaborative effort of multiple government agencies and companies that aim to develop new turbo-propulsion engine technologies by 2017. …

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USSOCOM Taps Zero Point for Bomb Disposal, Electronic Countermeasures Training IDIQ

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Zero Point has secured a potential six-year, $49 million contract to support the U.S. Special Operations Command‘s training programs related to explosive ordnance disposal, radio-controlled improvised explosive devices and electronic countermeasures. The company will also help USSOCOM analyze and engineer counterproliferation systems as well as perform telecommunications analysis and strategic project and technical …

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Clark Construction Group to Build Army Fort Meade Office Building for $616M


Clark Construction Group has won a $616.3 million contract to construct a multi-story office building for the U.S. Army at Fort Meade, Maryland. The company is tasked to complete the construction work by Aug. 11, 2020, and could perform additional tasks through options under the contract, the Defense Department said Friday. The firm-fixed-price …

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