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L-3 Closes Purchase of RF, Electronic Warfare Business Micreo; Michael Strianese Comments

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L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has wrapped up its purchase of Australia-based radiofrequency and electronic warfare platforms provider Micreo for an undisclosed sum. The newly acquired company will operate as L-3 Micreo that is forecast to generate $27 million in annual sales for the year ending Dec. 31, 2017 and will report to …

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Lockheed Wins $149M Navy Electronic Warfare Production Contract Under SEWIP Block 2


Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a potential three-year, $149 million contract to produce AN/SLQ-32 electronic warfare systems and subsystems for the U.S. Navy. The Naval Sea Systems Command received two proposals for the firm-fixed-price contract and will obligate the full contract amount at the time of award, the Defense Department said …

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Harris Lands Contract for Engineering Support to Air Force EW Test Labs


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 13, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will provide engineering services to the U.S. Air Force‘s testing laboratory for B-1 reprogrammable electronic warfare and defensive avionics systems under a $9.8 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the contract also covers test equipment support to the 53rd …

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L-3 Communications Enters Deal to Acquire Micreo; Christopher Kubasik Comments


L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has agreed to acquire Australia-based electronic warfare subsystems provider Micreo for an undisclosed amount. L-3’s electronic systems segment will absorb Micreo and adopt the name L-3 Micreo when the transaction closes in September following completion of standard closing conditions, L-3 said Wednesday. “L-3 Micreo will enhance our core business …

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CNN: Air Force to Spend $12B on F-15 Radar, EW System Updates


The U.S. Air Force plans to spend $12 billion on efforts to update its fleet of F-15 aircraft in order to keep the fighter jet in service through 2040 as well as maintain U.S. technological edge over Russia and China, CNN reported Friday. According to the story by Zachary Cohen, the military service told CNN the modernization program will cover 435 …

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Lockheed Adopts New Name for Former Mission Systems & Training Unit

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 8, 2016 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) mission systems and training business will operate under the rotary and mission systems brand beginning Sept. 5 in a change that seeks to reflect the company’s expanded portfolio following the acquisition of Sikorsky Aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The rebranded rotary and mission …

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General Dynamics Awarded Potential $149M DARPA Classified Network Services Contract


General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has been awarded a potential five-year, $149 million contract for systems development and threat detection services to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency as DARPA aims to achieve early detection of suspicious activity on its network. The company said Tuesday its mission systems business unit will offer …

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Harris to Supply Maritime EW Decoy Systems to Navy; Ed Zoiss Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 28, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will provide $27 million in maritime electronic warfare payloads as well as test and engineering services to the U.S. Navy in support of the Naval Research Laboratory’s Advanced Decoy Architecture Project, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the NRL program …

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CACI Lands Army Task Order for Electronic Warfare Support; Ken Asbury Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 12, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has received a task order from the U.S. Army to provide software and hardware engineering support for the service branch’s electronic warfare systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the task order works to support the Army’s intelligence and …

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Harris to Provide EW Jammers for Air Force’s F/A-18 Fleet; Ed Zoiss Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 3, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has secured an $88 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to deliver and install electronic warfare systems on the service branch’s F/A-18 fleet, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. “Naval aviators face a growing range of threats as their missions evolve and …

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