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Harris Offers Digital Navigation Tech for Air Force’s GPS III Program

GPS III

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 2, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has unveiled a new digital satellite navigation technology that the company plans to include in its bid for the U.S. Air Force‘s future Global Positioning System III, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the GPS offering features Exelis‘ digital navigation signal technology …

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Rahul Ghai to Take SVP, CFO Roles at Harris; William Brown Comments

Rahul Ghai

Rahul Ghai, currently vice president of finance integration at Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), has been appointed to succeed the departing Mick Lopez as senior vice president and chief financial officer in a move that takes effect Feb. 11. Ghai will bring more than 20 years of financial leadership experience to his new roles and …

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Harris’ Exelis Arm Receives $316M Contract Modification for IR Instruments on NOAA Satellites

HARRIS

A subsidiary of Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will supply two Cross-track Infrared Sounder instruments for two upcoming Joint Polar Satellite System follow-on missions under a $316 million contract modification from NASA. NASA said Thursday Exelis will manufacture and test the CrIS instruments for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration‘s JPSS-3 and JPSS-4 and provide launch …

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Harris’ Exelis Unit to Work on USAF’s Ground Surveillance Radar, Sensor Systems

Navy-radar

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 5, 2016 — Exelis, a subsidiary of Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), will provide radar and sensor systems engineering, sustainment and integration services under a $14.1 million U.S. Air Force contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract modification also includes support for the …

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Roundup of 2015: A Year Defined by Deals Ends w/ One in Congress & more

acquisition

Roundup of 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson (This is the last edition of the Roundup for 2015. Thank you for your readership and participation, have a great Christmas & New Year’s and see you again in 2016.) $15 …

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Harris to Refresh NAVSEA Radar Systems for $113M; Rich Sorelle Comments

ANSPS48

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) a potential four-year, $113 million contract for the modernization of AN/SPS-48E three-dimensional radar systems. The contract has a one-year base value of $39 million and calls for Harris to convert the maritime radars into the SPS-48G configuration under the U.S. Navy‘s Radar …

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Vectrus to Support Army Equipment Sustainment in Kuwait for $145M

Vectrus

Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) will provide equipment maintenance, repair, storage and other services to the U.S. Army under a $145.5 million contract in support of Army Sustainment Command operations in southwest Asia. The Defense Department said Monday the company will perform work in Kuwait through Feb. 28, 2017. The contract has an …

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Air Force Adds 10 Firms to Potential $5B Cyber, Info Systems Support IDIQ

cybersecurity

The U.S. Air Force has selected an additional 10 companies to compete for task orders to research, develop and test cybersecurity and information system management tools under a potential five-year, $5 billion contract. These companies will join the six vendors initially awarded small business set-aside positions on the multiple-award contract last month, the Defense Department …

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Harris 1Q Earnings Meet Wall Street Forecasts, Company Backs 2016 Guidance

HARRIS

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) — one of 30 companies listed on Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported earnings of $1.31 per share for the first quarter of its 2016 fiscal year to fall in line with the consensus Wall Street forecast and exceed the prior year figure by 13 cents. …

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