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Serco Inc. to Update Protection for AF Missile Warning System in Greenland; Dan Allen Comments

Dan Allen

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 22, 2016 — Serco Inc. will work to update the electromagnetic pulse protection of the U.S. Air Force‘s anti-missile radar system in Greenland under a $38 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday it will employ a design-build-install-test approach to update the protection mechanism on the Ballistic Missile Early Warnings Systems …

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Venturi to Provide Advisory, Assistance Services For BMDS Logistics Under $51M MDA Contract


The Missile Defense Agency has awarded a $51.5 million contract to Venturi for advisory and assistance services in support of logistics work for the Ballistic Missile Defense System. The Huntsville, Alabama-based company will develop, implement, sustain and assess logistics processes, plans and policies for BMDS under the terms of the contract, the Defense …

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Kevin Robinson: MTSI Eyes Expansion Across Several Business Lines

Kevin Robinson

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 6, 2016 — Kevin Robinson, president and CEO of Modern Technology Solutions Inc., has said the company works to drive its growth strategy in the unmanned aircraft systems market through programs with government agencies and alliances with commercial partners, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. “We are selectively pursuing expansion in …

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Lockheed, MBDA Seek German Parliamentary Approval for MEADS Deal by Year’s End


TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 3, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and its partner MBDA hope to receive clearance from Germany’s parliament by the end of the year to proceed with the planned $4.5 billion procurement of their Medium Extended Air Defense System, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Reuters reported Thursday that the German parliament …

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Harris Lands $106M AF Follow-On Award for Ground-Based Systems Support


Harris (NYSE: HRS) has secured a $106 million follow-on contract option from the U.S. Air Force to provide a range of ground-based systems support services for missile warning, missile defense and space surveillance operations. The company said Wednesday the follow-on award covers depot-level maintenance, repairs, upgrade, contractor logistics support and others for six weapon systems across 12 …

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Harris to Provide More Satcom Terminals to Army; Ed Zoiss Comments

Ed Zoiss

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 10, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will provide additional satellite communications terminals to the U.S. Army under new orders worth $41 million, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Thursday the orders are part of the Army’s Modernization of Enterprise Terminals program and the terminals will serve as “backbone” to …

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MDA Awards Raytheon $543M for 17 Standard Missile-3 Weapons


The Missile Defense Agency has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a $543,337,650 million contract modification to build and assemble 17 Standard Missile-3 units in the block IIA configuration over five years. This modification increases the total face value of a contract awarded in July for SM-3 long lead material from the initial $87,038,436 base value …

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Mary Ann Hopkins: Parsons Wins Engineering, Integration Work to Support MDA BMDS

Mary Ann Hopkins

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 16, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday on Parsons securing a Missile Defense Agency contract to provide weapons and missile systems engineering work in support of the Ballistic Missile Defense System development and deployment mission. The company said Tuesday it will carry out majority of the contract in Huntsville, …

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Teledyne Subsidiary Lands Army Missile Defense Test, Evaluation Task Order

Teledyne Technologies

A subsidiary of Teledyne Technologies (NYSE: TDY) has received a potential four-year, $67.4 million task order to help the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command test and evaluate missile defense technologies. Teledyne Brown Engineering will perform work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for at least three base years and potentially four …

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Army to Supply Qatar With Raytheon’s Patriot Fire Units for $2B

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The U.S. Army will provide Qatar with a set of Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) Patriot fire units through the end of April 2019 under a $2.4 billion foreign military sale contract. The Defense Department said Friday that the contract, which was awarded through the Army Contracting Command, covers 10 fire units of the Patriot missile …

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