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Reuters: Japan Eyes $1B Ballistic Missile Defense Investment in Response to North Korea’s Rocket Tests


Japan looks to accelerate a $1 billion investment toward its ballistic missile defense systems in response to North Korea’s rocket tests that government personnel believe may lead to the future fielding of a medium-range missile, Reuters reported Monday. Nobuhiro Kubo and Tim Kelly write outlays on a budget request for the year include …

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Australia’s Defense Dept Awards $419M Contract to Leidos Subsidiary for IT Products, Services


Leidos‘ (NYSE: LDOS) Abacus Innovations Australia subsidiary has secured an estimated $418.7 contract from Australia’s defense department to provide computer equipment and accessories as well as centralized processing services to the country’s chief information officer group, ARN reported Friday. Leon Spencer writes the award runs through 2023 and follows an approximately $610 million deal that Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: …

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Navy Awards Lockheed $137M Contract Modification for Lot 10 F-35 Spares Production


Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $136.6 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to build the 10th batch of air vehicle initial spares for the F-35 program. The Defense Department said Friday the modification covers lot 10 low-rate initial production of F-35A, F-35B and F-35C common spares as well as aloft spare packages and deployment …

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Wiener Kernisan Promoted as President of Arianespace US Subsidiary; Stephane Israel Comments

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Wiener Kernisan, formerly vice president of sales and marketing at Arianespace‘s U.S. subsidiary, has been promoted to president of the Arianespace Inc. business effective Sept. 26. The France-based multinational company said Friday Kernisan will manage customer, industry and governmental relations at its Washington, D.C.-based operations as well as sales activities across the U.S. and Canada. Kernisan has nearly …

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Lockheed Awarded Potential $426M Contract for Aegis Combat System Support Work


Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $426 million contract from the U.S. Navy to build and field the Aegis Weapon System and the integrated Aegis Combat System on three of the military branch’s Arleigh Burke-class destroyer ships. The Defense Department said Friday that Lockheed will provide follow-on support services  for USS …

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Lockheed Martin to Build, Maintain Presidential Helicopter Avionics for Navy


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 8, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a two-year, $8.2 million delivery order from the U.S. Navy to develop and maintain avionics systems for the future presidential helicopter, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company’s logistic services subsidiary will provide the design, develop hardware and software as well as …

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Lockheed to Build KC-130J Tankers for France Under $133M Air Force Contract Modification

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $132.6 million contract modification to provide two KC-130J Super Hercules configured aircraft to France under the foreign military sales program. Lockheed’s aeronautics segment will perform contract work at a company facility in Marietta, Georgia through April 30, 2020, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The Air Force …

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Lockheed Awarded $114M Hubble Space Telescope Support Extension

Hubble Space Telescope

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a $114.3 million extension on the company’s Mission Operations, Systems Engineering, and Software II contract with NASA to continue to maintain a space observatory currently in low-Earth orbit. NASA said Thursday that Lockheed’s space systems segment will support the Hubble Space Telescope through the next phase of the observatory’s science mission …

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Lockheed’s Sikorsky Unit Gets $158M Contract Modification to Build Additional UH-60 Helicopters for Army

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Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has received a $158.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to exercise an option to manufacture an additional 14 UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Army Contracting Command will obligate the full amount of the modification from the service branch’s fiscal years …

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Lockheed Awarded Potential $80M Navy Contract to Develop LCS Combat Mgmt System


Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE:LMT) mission systems and training business has secured a potential $79.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy to build a combat management system for Littoral Combat Ships. The Defense Department said Monday the contract covers the development and integration of hardware and software as well as combat system technical data …

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