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20 Companies Win Spots on $8B NETCENTS-2 Infrastructure Services IDIQ

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Twenty companies have landed spots on a potential $7.9 billion contract to provide network operations and infrastructure support services across the U.S. Air Force enterprise. Contractors will compete to perform work during the three-year ordering period for this portion of the Network-Centric Solutions-2 program, the Defense Department said Friday. The ...

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L-3 Sells Sports TV Tech Business to Slate Capital Group; Parker Davis Comments

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Slate Capital Group has purchased sports television technology maker Broadcast Sports Inc. from L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) for an undisclosed amount. BSI will operate under the name Broadcast Sports International LLC after Slate Capital completes the acquisition and Peter Larsson will continue to lead the business, Slate Capital said Monday. Parker Davis, managing member ...

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April 16 Market Close: GovCon Index Stuck in Neutral, US Stocks Dip

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The GovCon Index recorded a nominal gain for the second consecutive trading day to the tune of 0.064 points for a closing figure of 76.092. U.S. stocks saw nominal losses despite gains in the oil market during the afternoon session and positive earnings reports from financial services firms Citigroup and Goldman Sachs, the ...

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Defense News: General Dynamics Ends Prime Role on Air Force T-X Trainer Program Pursuit

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General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has decided to abandon the company’s pursuit for the U.S. Air Force’s T-X trainer replacement program as a prime contractor, Defense News reported Thursday. The company told the publication it made the decision after the information systems and technology group’s reorganization, which completed in January. Alenia Aermacchi originally partnered with ...

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Michael Basla, Former Air Force CIO, Appointed to SVP Role at L-3

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Michael Basla, a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant general and a former chief information officer of the service, has joined L-3 Communications‘ (NYSE: LLL) national security solutions unit as senior vice president for strategic development. The company said Wednesday Basla will report to NSS President Les Rose and help oversee product development for L-3 NSS ...

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Matt Desch: Iridium Seeks to Expand Broadband Service Diversity Through Thales Partnership

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TYSONS CORNER, VA March 12, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Executive Biz reported Wednesday on Iridium Communications’ partnership agreement with Thales allowing the latter to develop the Certus broadband service. Thales becomes the latest to join Iridium’s manufacturing partner network that also includes Rockwell Collins, L-3, ICG and Cobham SatCom, Iridium said ...

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L-3 Wins Navy Night Vision Binoculars Contract

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L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a potential five-year, $49.5 million contract to build binocular night vision devices for the U.S. Navy to use for surveillance and identification. The Naval Surface Warfare Center received three offers for the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Wednesday. L-3 will build the binoculars ...

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January 30 Market Close: GovCon Index Loses 2%, GDP Data Drags Stocks

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The GovCon Index mirrored the declines of U.S. stocks Friday with a fall of 1.939 percent — or 1.346 points — to 70.735. Four out of 30 index companies recorded stock price increases: CGI Group (NYSE: GIB), L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL), ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) and Serco Inc. A Commerce Department report ...

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NSA Awards L-3 Max $1B in Systems Engineering, Acquisition Support Contracts

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The National Security Agency has awarded two worth up to $1 billion combined over five years to L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) for systems engineering and program support services. Both Enterprise Program Management contracts have a combined base value of $367.3 million to the company’s national security solutions business, L-3 said ...

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L-3 Acquires RF Microwave Tech Maker Miteq for $41M; John Mega Comments

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L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has purchased radio frequency microwave technology manufacturer Miteq for $41 million and will create a new business that will operate under the name L-3 Narda-Miteq. The transaction will combine Miteq’s RF microwave products and solid-state satellite communications components with similar technologies made by L-3’s Narda Microwave East company that is based in Hauppauge, ...

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