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S&K Aerospace Gets $269M AF Contract Modification for ‘Parts and Repair Ordering System’ Services

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Montana-based tribally owned business S&K Aerospace has landed a $269 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to support the service branch’s Parts and Repair Ordering System IV. The contract will work to address continuity of service requirements until the Air Force issues a follow-on source selection, the Defense Department said Monday. …

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General Dynamics Lands $83M Littoral Combat Ship Maintenance Contract

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A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received an $83.5 million contract to sustain the U.S. Navy’s fleet of littoral combat ships and maintain the vessels’ facilities. San Diego-based General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co. will work to control corrosion on the ships, schedule maintenance works, administer support services and …

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Parsons VP Marianne Meins Named Federal Cyber Intell & Operations Sector Manager; Biff Lyons Comments

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Marianne Meins, a vice president at Parsons, has been appointed as manager of the company’s federal cyber intelligence and operations sector. Meins, formerly a business development manager at Parsons’ defense and security division, will lead the company’s business activities with the intelligence community, Parsons said Monday. She has more than 25 years of leadership …

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May 19 Market Close: GovCon Index Held Down on Continued Rate Hike Speculation, RBC Downgrades Lockheed & Northrop

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The GovCon Index felt the pressure from U.S. investor worries about a potential interest rate hike in June and closed at a decline of 0.520 points to 77.071. CAE (NYSE: CAE) was one of the GovCon Index’s lone bright spots with a gain of 2.65 percent after the Montreal-based aerospace and defense contractor …

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Bernie Guerry: General Dynamics Awarded $184M to Support US Army’s Mission IT Systems in Europe

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General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has been awarded a potential five-year, $184 million contract from the General Services Administration to perform information technology services for the U.S. Army Europe’s mission command networks and systems. The company said Thursday its General Dynamics One Source organization will work to manage IT, engineer systems, protect data, provide …

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General Dynamics, NexDefense Partner on Industrial Control System Security

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 12, 2016 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has partnered with NexDefense to utilize the latter’s Sophia security monitoring and anomaly detection system to supplement the former’s cybersecurity services for industrial control systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. NexDefense said Tuesday the integrated offering will support General Dynamics’ critical infrastructure clients and build on …

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May 10 Market Close: GCI Soars 1% as Lockheed, Northrop, HII Hit All-Time Highs in Intraday Trade

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The GovCon Index received a boost from large defense primes on a rebound in commodity prices Tuesday to close at a surge of 1.245 percent to a new three-month high of 78.322, which also extends the GCI’s current streak of gains to four sessions. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and Huntington Ingalls Industries …

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5 Firms Land $343M in Task Orders for Navy PC Simulation Support

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The U.S. Navy has awarded five companies task orders worth up to $342.7 million combined over six years to provide personal computer simulation, development and re-engineering support services for the Naval Education Training Command’s Naval Training Products and Services program. The firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, multiple-award task orders have a base period of three years …

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General Dynamics Gets $329M Modification on Army Stryker Vehicle Modernization Contract

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General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a $329 million contract modification to help the U.S. Army update the service branch’s fleet of Stryker infantry carrier vehicles. The company will produce, test and deliver Stryker 30mm lethality systems under the contract awarded by the Warren, Michigan-based Army Contracting Command, the Defense Department said …

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May 3 Market Close: GovCon Index Sinks on Harris Guidance Cut, CACI’s Extended Slide as Northrop Gets Upgrade

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The GovCon Index held negative throughout Tuesday trade and closed at a decline of 0.489 points to 76.365 with Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) as the largest lagger after another full-year guidance cut by the military radio maker. Melbourne, Florida-based Harris fell 5.48 percent — or $4.43 — after the company reduced the 12-month revenue forecast in its …

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