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CACI to Support Testing of Army Intell Systems; Ken Asbury Comments

Ken Asbury

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 18, 2015 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will test the intelligence collection and dissemination systems of the U.S. Army as part of a contract with the Army Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 11. The company said Nov. 10 the contract to support testing of the TROJAN NexGEN …

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BAE Says No Sale of US Govt Manpower, Services Business

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Britain-based defense contractor BAE Systems PLC announced in a trading update released Thursday morning it will hold onto the manpower and services business unit in the company’s U.S. subsidiary that operates as BAE Systems Inc. BAE Systems PLC said in April it would undertake a strategic review of the units that are part of the U.S. subsidiary’s intelligence …

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Preferred Systems Solutions Buys GSM in Intell Market Expansion Push; Fred Funk Comments


Tysons Corner, Virginia-based government services contractor Preferred Systems Solutions has purchased software engineering company GSM Consulting for an undisclosed sum in a move PSS said aims to grow its footprint in the intelligence community. Leesburg-headquartered GSM was founded in 2008 and says its work for government agencies includes application development, analytics, cloud …

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Raytheon Awarded $393M to Maintain Air Force Ground Intell System; Dave Wajsgras Comments

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a $393 million contract to continue to provide maintenance and sustainment support for the U.S. Air Force’s Distributed Common Ground System. The DCGS platform works to help military personnel collect, process and share intelligence data derived from sensors, Raytheon said Wednesday. MQ-1 Predator, RQ-4 Global …

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Lockheed Lands $176M Targeting Pod Production Contracts for USAF Fighter, Bomber Fleet

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won contracts worth $176.1 million combined to produce new targeting pods and related upgrade kits for the U.S. Air Force’s fleet of bomber aircraft and fighter jets. Lockheed said Thursday the new Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod-Sensor Enhancement platform has a two-way datalink tool, algorithms and updated sensors that …

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General Atomics to Produce Updated Gray Eagle Drone for US Army


General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has won a contract to produce Improved Gray Eagle unmanned aerial systems for the U.S. Army. The company said Wednesday the award covers full-rate production of 19 UAS that are scheduled for delivery in September 2018. The IGE is an updated version of the service branch’s Gray …

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Paul Lemmo: Lockheed Demos Infirno HD Sensor’s Detection, ID Functions

Paul Lemmo

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 17, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has tested its Infirno sensor system to evaluate the technology’s detection and identification functions using high-definition video at various ranges and environments, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Paul Lemmo, vice president of Fire Control/SOF CLSS at Lockheed Martin, said Tuesday the …

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Leidos to Sustain Aerial Intell System for Army Counter-IED Missions

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Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has been awarded a one-year, $71.9 million contract to support an airborne platform designed to help the U.S. Army identify and neutralize improvised explosive devices. The company will perform operational and sustainment work on the Saturn Arch intelligence system under the firm-fixed-price contract, the Defense Department said …

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In-Q-Tel Invests in Celect Choice Modeling Platform


TYSONS CORNER, VA September 11, 2015 — In-Q-Tel has partnered with predictive analytics company Celect to develop machine learning technology for use by the U.S. intelligence community, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Celect said its Choice Engine platform uses algorithms that look into consumer buying patterns to form actionable, insightful data sets for …

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Lockheed to Explore IT Business Separation, Inks $9B Deal for Helicopter Maker Sikorsky


Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will examine a potential separation of its government information technology and technical services business components and has agreed to purchase helicopter manufacturing business Sikorsky Aircraft from United Technologies Corp. for approximately $9 billion. Lockheed announced both moves Monday and said its IT business segment review will look at whether to spin off or …

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