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Weekly Roundup Feb. 1 – Feb. 5 2016: The 9 Three-Time Wash100 Winners in 2016’s Class & more

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Feb. 1 – Feb. 5 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Last week in this space, we announced the 2016 edition of Executive Mosaic’s annual Wash100 list, our selection of the government contracting arena’s most influential leaders and voices from both the public …

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BAE Systems Picks AMI Metals to Supply Aluminum Aircraft Components

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 4, 2016 — BAE Systems has selected AMI Metals, a subsidiary of Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (NYSE: RS), to provide aluminum plates in support of the F-35, Hawk and Typhoon programs under a $100 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Reliance said Tuesday the contract includes cut-to-size and cut-to-shape aluminum products and runs …

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Lockheed Martin Builds First of 33 F-35A Jets for Israel

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 12, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has begun the assembly of the four major structural components of Israel’s first F-35A aircraft at a facility in Texas ahead of its delivery in late 2016, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Sunday the first of 33 F-35A Adir conventional takeoff …

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Lockheed Martin Fulfills 2015 F-35 Delivery Goal

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 28, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has met its F-35 delivery goal for 2015, which consists of 45 fighter jets manufactured under the $391 billion fighter jet project, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Reuters reported Tuesday the company is gearing for an increased production and is set to receive related performance …

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Lockheed Gets $1B Contract for F-35 Parts, Materials Procurement

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The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a four-year, $1.2 billion advance acquisition contract to obtain long-lead materials, components and parts necessary for the manufacture of low-rate initial production Lot 11 F-35s. The Defense Department said Monday that Lockheed will use the long-lead items to build 80 F-35A …

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M1 Support Services Wins $305M Contract for O&M Services at Nellis AFB

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M1 Support Services has won a $304.97 million contract for operations and maintenance services at the U.S. Air Force’s Nellis aircraft maintenance base in southern Nevada. The company will work to maintain A-10, F-15, F-16, F/A-22 and F-35 aircraft at the Nellis Air Force Base and perform backshop maintenance support …

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Pratt & Whitney Gets $215M Contract Modification for F-35 Sustainment Work

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A United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) subsidiary has been awarded a $214.6 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy to provide F-35 hardware sustainment services to domestic and foreign military customers. The Defense Department said Wednesday that Pratt & Whitney will help sustain propulsion systems and deliver training materials in support of low-rate initial production lot 10 …

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Northrop Buys F-35 In-Flight Opening Doors From Fokker Under $107M Deal

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 24, 2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has ordered $106.8 million in F-35 in-flight opening doors from the Fokker Technologies division of GKN Aerospace, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Fokker said Thursday the opening doors are for the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35 aircraft in lots 10 and 11 of …

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Michael Niggel: ACT I to Continue Support for Govt as FMS Activity Remains Strong

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 23, 2015 — Michael Niggel, CEO of Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, believes foreign military sale activities particularly for the F-35 will continue to grow as the U.S. government builds on strategic alliances and logistics or sustainment support for partners. Niggel told ExecutiveBiz in an interview posted Tuesday the company …

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Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015: A Post-Paris Look at the Global Arms Trade & More

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Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Investors made a sharp turn this week to defense and other government contracting stocks after the Friday Paris attacks in anticipation of increased activity in the global weapons market. The GovCon …

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