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Army Selects 5 Companies for $495M Land Mobile Radio Contract

The U.S. Army has selected five companies to compete task orders to supply land mobile radios and provide support services under a potential five-year, $495 million contract. The Army Contracting Command received five bids for firm-fixed-price contract via an online-based procurement process and will determine performance locations and funds with each …

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Lockheed Receives $503M F-35 Spares Delivery Order Modification

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $503.2 million delivery order modification to provide F-35 air vehicle spares to the U.S. Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and non-Defense Department participants. DoD said Friday the modification covers deployment and afloat spares packages and associated consumables needed to meet the delivery schedules for the aircraft. …

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Boeing to Support Kuwait Super Hornet Software Configuration Under $179M Navy FMS Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a potential $179 million contract to provide a H12K system configuration kit for Kuwait air force’s F/A-18E/F Super Hornet fleet. Boeing will deliver the item needed to develop, modify, integrate, test and support the aircraft’s software under the “undefinitized” contract action, the Defense Department said Friday. The company …

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Leonardo DRS to Help Modernize Army Tank Systems Under $193M Contract

Leonardo DRS‘ sustainment systems division has landed a potential two-year, $192.5 million contract to support the modernization of U.S. Army main battle tanks. The fixed-price-incentive contract covers the supply of active protection systems, countermeasures and calibration and maintenance kits for version 2 of the Abrams M1A2 System Enhancement program, the Defense Department said Friday. …

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SRI International Gets $91M IDIQ for Air Force Digital Video Processing Support

SRI International has received a potential six-year, $91.1 million contract to provide digital video laboratory support for U.S. Air Force test programs. The Menlo Park, Calif.-based nonprofit research institute will update the TerraSight mobile processing units through an $11,150 initial delivery order, the Defense Department said Friday. TerraSight is designed to collect …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: SAIC’s Q1 Earnings and Top 10 Stories

Weekly Roundup June 11 – June 15, 2018 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: SAIC’s Q1 Earnings and Top 10 Stories Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO SAIC: Q1 Earnings and Other News  Two weeks ago, this column provided an overview of May contract wins for …

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Boeing Awarded $1.5B IDIQ to Support Navy, International F/A-18 & EA-18G Aircraft Upgrades

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential five-year, $1.52 billion contract to support life cycle upgrade work on F/A-18 and EA-18G aircraft operated by the U.S. Navy and foreign military sales customers. The company will provide system configuration sets, improvement and demonstration items, laboratory services, engineering and software integration services under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said …

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BAE Unit Gets $348M Contract for Bradley Vehicle Production, Component Supply

BAE Systems‘ land and armaments business has secured a one-year, $347.9 million contract to manufacture up to 473 Bradley M2A4 and M7A4 fighting vehicles for the U.S. Army. The fixed-price-incentive-fee contract also covers the provision of related spares from an authorized list of stocks and legacy component repair packages based on the M2A3, M7A3 …

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Microsoft Seeks to Develop New Defense Cloud Platform With Thales

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 14, 2018 —  Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) and Thales have established an alliance that aims to advance a new cloud platform intended to enable defense customers to store and secure classified and sensitive information within their information technology infrastructure while on the field, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The …

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Harris Receives $400M Contract Modification AIDEWS Production

Harris (NYSE: HRS) has secured a $400 million fixed-price-incentive-firm contract modification to develop and deliver its Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite offerings to foreign military sales clients. The Defense Department said Friday the Melbourne, Fla.-based firm will provide Electronic Combat International Security Assistance program customers with different countermeasures dispensing systems …

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