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Rockwell Collins Raises FY 2016 Earnings Guidance on 1Q Beat; Govt Sales Down 13%

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Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) — one of 30 companies listed on Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported earnings per share of $1.21 for the first quarter of the company’s 2016 fiscal year to exceed Wall Street analyst expectations by 21 cents. Profit for the Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based avionics contractor …

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Army Extends CACI’s EW Tech Support; Ken Asbury Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 22, 2015 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will continue to produce tools to support the U.S. Army‘s efforts against electronic warfare threats under a multimillion-dollar task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Ken Asbury, CACI president and CEO, said in a company press release published Monday the company seeks to …

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Rich Sorelle: Harris Lands $54M Contract to Help Navy Build EW Decoys

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Harris (NYSE: HRS) has been awarded a potential three-year, $54 million contract to help develop electronic warfare technology for the U.S. Navy to lure adversarial missiles away from naval ships. The company said Thursday it will provide system engineering and technical services to the Naval Research Laboratory under the Advanced …

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Boeing, Navy Test Modified Growler With New Targeting, Data Sharing Systems

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 4, 2015 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has integrated target detection and data-sharing systems into the EA-18G Growler electronic warfare aircraft for a fleet experimentation activity with the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the integrated systems include a Windows-based tablet display, a targeting processor and an …

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Boeing to Test KC-46 EW Threat Recognition Using Textron’s Radar Signal Simulator

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 1, 2015 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will use Textron‘s (NYSE: TXT) Model 527 radar signal simulator for preflight tests on the KC-46 tanker aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Textron said Monday Model 527 will work to check the aircraft’s electronic warfare radar warning receiver systems as part of the preflight tests …

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CACI, Ball Aerospace Win $49M Air Force Spectrum Warfare R&D IDIQ

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CACI International (NYSE: CACI) and Ball Aerospace and Technologies (NYSE: BLL) have won contracts potentially worth $49.5 million combined to perform research and development for the U.S. Air Force’s spectrum warfare technologies. The companies will use a multispectral synthetic battlespace simulation to combine sensor and electronic warfare systems as part of …

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Northrop Receives $92M Contract Modification to Develop US Navy EW Systems

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a $91,735,291 contract modification to engineer and develop the U.S. Navy’s electronic warfare systems. The company will upgrade the electronic attack capabilities of AN/SLQ-32(V) EW systems under the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 3 program, the Defense Department said Monday. Northrop will carry …

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EPAWSS Prime Boeing Subcontracts BAE to Develop EW System for F-15

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The U.S. Air Force has named Boeing (NYSE: BA) the prime contractor on the $4 billion Eagle Passive Active Warning Survivability System program to upgrade the electronic warfare and threat detection functions of F-15 aircraft. The company said Thursday EPAWSS will replace the Tactical Electronic Warfare System on approximately 400 F-15E and F-15C jets …

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Exelis to Assist in Navy EW Decoy Research, Testing

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 29, 2015 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) company Exelis will provide engineering and technical support to the Naval Research Laboratory’s tactical electronic warfare division under a $53.5 million contract through September 2018, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost only contract includes research …

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Ultra Electronics Closes Buy of Kratos’ US, UK Electronic Products Business

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British manufacturing conglomerate Ultra Electronics Holdings has completed its purchase of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions‘ (Nasdaq: KTOS) U.S. and U.K. electronic products business for $260 million in cash and $5 million in taxes incurred. Kratos said Monday its net cash proceeds from the transaction are $232.4 million after a $2 million escrow for purchase price adjustments, a $7.6 million working capital …

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