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MBDA Secures 3 UK Missile Contracts Worth $689M Total

The U.K.’s ministry of defense has awarded MBDA three contracts worth $689 million combined to produce and maintain various missile systems for the British armed forces. MBDA will supply Meteor and Common Anti-air Modular Missile weapons as well as maintain Sea Viper missiles in support of various ships and aircraft, the ministry said Friday. The company secured a …

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Carey Smith: Contract for Advisory, Technical Services to Expand Parsons’ Support for MDA Mission

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 18, 2017 — Parsons will offer advisory, technical, engineering and management services to the Missile Defense Agency in support of its ballistic missile defense system, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said April 11 it will provide the services through a potential $385 million contract MDA awarded in March. “This …

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BAE Eyes Task Orders Under Army Space, Missile Defense Tech Dev’t Contract; DeEtte Gray Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 17, 2017 — BAE Systems will bid on task orders to provide prototype design, test and integration support to the U.S. Army‘s Space and Missile Defense Command and Army Forces Strategic Command under a potential $3 billion multi-award contract awarded in February, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said …

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Raytheon to Update Missile Defense Radar With GaN Under MDA Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 10, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will continue work to help develop ballistic missile defense radar components with the gallium nitride semiconductor material under a $10 million contract modification from the Missile Defense Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will provide the hardware and software that …

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Poland Eyes Potential $7B Deal for Raytheon’s Patriot Missile Defense Batteries by November

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 4, 2017 — Poland’s government is working to finalize its plan to purchase eight Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) Patriot air and missile defense system batteries under a potential $7.5 billion deal by November, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Defense News reported Friday the country is set to submit an updated letter of …

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Northrop Secures Spot Under $3B Army Contract for Space, Missile Defense Tech Dev’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 29, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will pursue task orders under a potential $3.04 billion contract to provide space and missile defense technology design, development, demonstration and integration services to the U.S. Army, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award contract covers support …

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US Begins Rollout of Lockheed-Built Missile Defense System in South Korea

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 8, 2017 — The U.S. and South Korea have begun the deployment of the Lockheed Martin-manufactured (NYSE: LMT) Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system in the Korean Peninsula to address potential missile threats from North Korea, Executive Gov reported Tuesday. Reuters reported Tuesday the THAAD system will work to intercept …

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Defense News: NATO Eyes $3B IT, Command & Control Contract Spending Over 2 Years

NATO plans to spend $3.2 billion on contracts in support of requirements such as cybersecurity, information technology and command-and-control systems over the next two and a half years, Defense News reported Friday. Peter Scaruppe, acquisition director for NATO’s Communications and Information Agency, told the publication in an interview that the agency …

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Lockheed-MBDA JV Submits Bid for Poland’s Missile Defense Procurement Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 2, 2017 — A joint venture of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and MBDA has submitted a bid in response to Poland’s solicitation for an air and missile defense system under the country’s Wisla program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Defense News reported Tuesday that MEADS International‘s proposal offers the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 Missile Segment …

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Raytheon Secures $600M Intl Patriot Missile Defense System Upgrade Contract

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a contract worth approximately $600 million to update the Patriot integrated air and missile defense system of an unidentified country. The company said Thursday the direct commercial sales contract covers Configuration 3+ Post Deployment Build 8 software and hardware suite. Altogether, the 13 countries that own and operate Patriot …

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