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Harris Lands Potential $91M IDIQ to Produce Airborne EW Tech for Multiple Intl Defense Clients

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Harris (NYSE: HRS) has received a potential three-year, $91 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to build electronic warfare systems for multiple foreign military sales customers. The Defense Department said Friday the contract covers the production of AN/ALQ-211(V)4/8/9 Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite systems, software, and associated support equipment for international participants …

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5 Firms Get $200M in Contract Modifications Under Air Force Cyber Tech Devt Program

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded five companies contract modifications worth $200 million combined to help the military branch develop, prototype, demonstrate, evaluate or transition cyber technology platforms. Work will occur at various contractor facilities in Alabama, New York and Virginia through Jan. 31, 2019, the Defense Department said Thursday. The modifications were …

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Harris Offers New Night-Vision Binocular for Nighttime Warfighter Operations

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 28, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has unveiled a new night-vision technology that works to support warfighter missions in the nighttime and in low-light environments, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the F5032 Lightweight Night Vision Binocular is also designed to limit eye fatigue and features …

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CACI Names Jennifer Mehall Background Investigations Team SVP

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Jennifer Mehall, formerly vice president of operations at Alaska Native government services contractor Chenega Corp., has been named senior vice president of the background investigation services group at CACI International (NYSE: CACI). Mehall will lead a team that provides background investigation support services to the Office of Personnel Management, CACI said Wednesday. …

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October 10 Morning Report: GovCon Index Posts Friday, Weekly Decline on September Jobs Data

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Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index registered a sharp 1.298-percent decline Friday to close at 79.859, going below 80 points for the first time since Sept. 21. Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), McKesson Corp. (NYSE: MCK) and Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) are the GCI’s only S&P 500-listed stocks to close green Friday. The Index also posted …

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Harris Opens Innovation Center in Florida

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 7, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has unveiled a new 23,000-square-foot Global Innovation Center in Florida that features interactive technology demonstration stations and workspaces that aim to drive collaboration between customers, employees and partners, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the innovation hub is part of …

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Reuters: Harris to Auction Some Parts of Critical Networks Division

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Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has put some parts of its critical networks division up for sale in a transaction that could be worth more than $1 billion, Reuters reported Tuesday. Mike Stone and Michael Flaherty write the potential divestiture includes Harris’ information technology services operation and comes a month after the Melbourne, Florida-based communications technology …

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Harris Delivers 1st Satellite Receiver for Raytheon’s GPS OCX Program

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 3, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has delivered the first GPS Operational Control System satellite receiver to Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) following electromagnetic interference tests, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Space News reported Thursday the satellite receiver is the first of 34 due for the ground system of the U.S. Air Force‘s GPS …

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October 3 Morning Report: GovCon Index Closes September With Loss, Maintains YTD Gain

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Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index recorded a 0.232-percent drop Friday to 80.575 and closed September with a 1.13-percent loss. McKesson Corp. (NYSE: MCK) was the top gainer for both GCI stocks and stocks co-listed with the S&P 500. KBR (NYSE: KBR), whose joint venture with Triple Canopy won the $117.8 million Kuwait Base Operations and Security Support Services …

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Former Harris Exec Tony Azar Appointed Health SVP at CACI; Ken Asbury Comments

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Antoine “Tony” Azar, formerly vice president and general manager of civilian and healthcare services at Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), has joined CACI International (NYSE: CACI) as senior VP of health. Ken Asbury, CACI’s CEO and an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for 2016, said Tuesday Azar will oversee the expansion of the company’s …

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