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Army Taps DRS for $400M Joint Assault Bridge Development IDIQ; Joe Matteoni Comments

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DRS Technologies has received a potential $400 million contract from the U.S. Army to develop a new Joint Assault Bridge system. DRS’ sustainment systems business unit will oversee the production of the hydraulic bridge launcher and M1A1 chassis assembly as well as system integration work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, DRS said …

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General Dynamics, Teammates Plan Training Facility for Canada’s Upcoming Search & Rescue Aircraft

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2016 — A subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) in Canada and its partners including Leonardo-Finmeccanica and DRS Technologies plan to construct a training facility in British Columbia to accommodate a potential $3 billion production contract for the C-27J search-and-rescue aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DRS said June 22 “Team Spartan” eyes a …

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Defense News: Raytheon-DRS Team to Help Army Build FLIR Sensors Under $154M Contract

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A team comprising Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and DRS Technologies has been awarded a potential $154.4 million contract by the U.S. Army to help develop sensor technology for soldiers to detect targets through fog, Defense News reported Thursday. Jen Judson writes the companies will provide up to 96 3rd Generation FLIR B-Kits to the Army as …

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Raytheon’s David Wajsgras Joins CNAS Board of Advisers

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 19, 2016 — David Wajsgras, president of Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) intelligence, information and services business, is one of nine executives who have joined the board of advisers at the Center for a New American Security, GovCon Executive reported Friday. CNAS said Thursday the executives come from …

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IAP Buys DRS’ Aviation, Tactical Comms Businesses; Doug Kitani Comments

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IAP Worldwide Services has purchased the aviation and logistics, and tactical communications and network solutions business units of DRS Technologies for an undisclosed sum. IAP said Wednesday it will combine the two acquired segments with its aviation and engineering solutions and national security programs units. Doug Kitani, CEO of IAP Worldwide Services, said …

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DRS to Provide Comms System for Canada’s Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment Ship

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 2, 2015 — DRS Technologies‘ (NYSE: DRS) subsidiary in Canada will provide the SHINCOM 3100 integrated communications system for the Canadian navy’s Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment ship program, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Wednesday it will provide the systems under an agreement with partners Chantier Davie Canada and Project Resolve …

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DRS Lands Potential $367M Army Contract for Night-Vision, Thermal Sights Tech

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DRS Technologies will provide an integrated night-vision goggle and thermal weapon sight system to the U.S. Army under a potential $367 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The company said Friday the Army awarded the contract to support the Enhanced Night Vision Goggle III and Family of Weapon Sights – Individual programs. According to DRS, the integrated technology …

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DRS Awarded 3 Contracts for Naval Vessels Work

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 12, 2015 — DRS Technologies (NYSE: DRS) has been awarded three contracts worth $170 million to provide various services on naval vessels, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The first is a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) subcontract to provide missile launch parts for the Navy’s MK41 Vertical Launching System, the second …

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Financial Times: Finmeccanica Halts DRS Sale Plan

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Finmeccanica no longer plans to sell its DRS Technologies subsidiary as the Italian defense and industrial conglomerate holds a positive outlook in the defense sector for the rest of this year, Financial Times reported Sunday. Peggy Hollinger writes Finmeccanica also is not searching for a U.S. partner to purchase a stake in DRS but …

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Navy Chooses DRS Secure Voice System for Aegis Ships

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TYSONS CORNER, VA April 20, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on DRS Technologies receiving a $55 million contract to install integrated voice communications systems on the U.S. Navy’s fleet of Aegis cruisers and destroyers. DRS said Wednesday the contract provides the company with the opportunity to upgrade …

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