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Weekly Roundup Aug 24 – Aug 28 2015: GovCon Index Mirrors US Markets’ Wild Ride & more

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Weekly Roundup Aug 24 – Aug 28 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The world has been captivated over the last 10 days by the frenzied selloff in global stock markets then subsequent rebound over the past two days and government ...

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Lockheed Set to Install Bennu Asteroid Mission Cameras for NASA

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 26, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will start installing the camera system on the OSIRIS REx spacecraft it is building for NASA that is set to deploy for an asteroid mission next week, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The space agency said the OCAMS three-camera instrumentation will take ...

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Aerie Aerospace Lands $146M NASA Engineering, Trade Support Contract

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Aerie Aerospace LLC has won a $146 million contract to assist NASA in the agency’s engineering and trade works at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville and Michoud Assembly facility in New Orleans. Aerie Aerospace will conduct ground and space-based research, test operations, data analysis, and machine and electrical ...

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Raytheon Gets Extension for O&M Services at NASA Facilities; Dave Wajsgras Comments

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential four-year, $101.9 million extension to its contract with NASA‘s Johnson Space Center to provide services to the Neutral Buoyancy Lab and Space Vehicle Mockup Facility. The company said Friday it will provide continued maintenance, operations and engineering support for the facilities. Dave Wajsgras, president of ...

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AECOM to Provide Propellant, Life Support Services for NASA KSC

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 17, 2015 — NASA has selected AECOM (NYSE: ACM) company URS to provide propellant, life support and engineering services for the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The space agency said the contract has a ceiling value of $93 million with a base period of ...

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Orbital ATK Orders Atlas V Rocket for Next ISS Cargo

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 14, 2015 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has purchased a second Atlas V rocket to support an upcoming resupply mission to the International Space Station, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Space News said Tuesday the company will use the ULA rocket for NASA’s cargo onboard Cygnus spacecraft that is ...

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NASA Taps SAIC, ATS JV for Langley, Glenn Research Center Support

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NASA has awarded a $200 million contract to Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and a $175.6 million contract to Alcyon Technical Services JV for services to Langley Research Center and Glenn Research Center, respectively. The space agency said Friday SAIC will provide information technology services at Langley from November this year to October ...

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ICF Awarded USGCRP Technical, Programmatic Support Contract

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 7, 2015 — NASA has selected ICF International (Nasdaq: ICFI) to provide technical, analytic and programmatic support for the U.S. Global Change Research Program National Coordination Office confederation of research laboratories, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The contract includes a one-year base period and four one-year options for a ...

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NASA Taps 13 Companies for Aerospace Research at Glenn Center

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NASA has selected 13 companies to support aerospace research and provide propulsion and communications systems to the Glenn Research Center in Ohio under five-year contracts with a maximum value of $190 million. The space agency said Wednesday awardees will work to develop, verify and demonstrate communications, propulsion, structures and materials technology for space ...

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Wyle Laboratories Lands $1.44B Biomedical Research, Health Support Contract With NASA

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Wyle Laboratories has been awarded a potential 10-year, $1.44 billion contract to provide occupational health and biomedical research services for all spaceflight platforms at NASA’s Houston-based Johnson Space Center. NASA said Wednesday the contract covers support for the space agency’s human health and performance directorate at Johnson, which oversees health ...

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