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Carahsoft to Offer TransUnion Risk Mgmt Tool to Public Sector; Michael Shrader Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 25, 2015 — Carahsoft Technology will offer TransUnion‘s TLOxp investigative and risk management tool to government agencies via its Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement contract with NASA, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. TransUnion said Monday the agreement works to provide agencies access to a tool designed to detect and prevent fraud and …

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GDEF Completes STG Acquisition; Simon Lee to Chair Merged Company’s Board

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Acquisition firm Global Defense & National Security Systems (Nasdaq: GDEF) has wrapped up its purchase of information technology services contractor STG for $165.5 million in cash and stock. The deal seeks to integrate STG’s federal government sector clients and cyber and software platforms with GDEF’s network of partners in the national security and defense sectors, STG …

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General Dynamics-Led Team Tests Increment A4 of NASA SGSS; Manny Mora Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 17, 2015 — A team led by General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has completed the integration, testing and deployment of NASA‘s Space Network Ground Segment Sustainment Increment A4 infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 10. The company said Nov. 9 the team also finished acceptance testing on the wideband and narrowband modems and …

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ASRC Federal Unit to Support NASA Space Comm & Navigation Program

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 6, 2015 — An ASRC Federal subsidiary will provide support services to NASA‘s Space Communication and Navigation program office under a potential $48.9 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. NASA said Thursday Arctic Slope Technical Services will perform spectrum management, regulatory services, education, public outreach and other services in …

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Kathryn Hambleton: NASA to Award ISS Cargo Resupply Service Contracts Jan. 30


NASA has rescheduled the awarding of a new series of contracts to transport supplies to and from the International Space Station, Reuters reported Thursday. The agency was previously scheduled to name winners for its Commercial Resupply Services 2 competition Thursday and now expects to hand down a decision Jan. 30, 2016, according …

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Northrop’s Astro Aerospace Firm to Build Radar Antenna for NASA Satellite

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 2, 2015 — Northrop Grumman‘s  (NYSE: NOC) Astro Aerospace company will design and build a radar antenna under a contract with NASA‘s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The antenna will be part of the NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar satellite and features Astro Aerospace’s AstroMesh mesh reflector technology, Northrop said …

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GAO Upholds PAE-BWXT JV’s $1B NASA Facility Support Contract

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The Government Accountability Office has denied a protest of NASA‘s potential 10-year, $1.2 billion contract awarded in July to a joint venture of PAE and BWXT. Representatives from NASA and PAE have confirmed to GovCon Wire the contract with Syncom Space Services has been re-initiated. GAO will post its decision after it …

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ULA to Provide Atlas V Launch Services for NASA’s TDRS-M Satellite

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United Launch Alliance will provide Atlas V 401 launch services to NASA for the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite-M mission, which will be part of the NASA Space Network. The space agency said Saturday the estimated total cost for the TDRS-M launch is $132.4 million, including spacecraft processing, payload integration and other launch support services. TDRS-M …

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Lockheed Clears Majority of Orion EM-1 Critical Design Review

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 28, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is near the completion of the critical design review for the Orion spacecraft as it prepares to move forward to the program’s full-scale fabrication phase, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Lockheed said Monday it will also conduct the critical design review of Orion’s European Service Module and …

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