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Thales Raytheon JV to Update NATO Missile Command, Control System; Philippe Duhamel Comments

Philippe Duhamel

Thales Raytheon Systems has been awarded a $103.3 million contract to update the missile defense command and control system of NATO. The upgraded system would connect NATO’s Ramstein, Germany-based air command to national sensors and interceptors in order to implement missile defense plans, NATO said May 11. Thales Raytheon Systems will ...

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ViaSat Lands Radio Terminal Production IDIQ with US Navy, Intl Clients

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ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT) has been awarded a $478.6 million follow-on contract to produce and sustain joint tactical radio terminals for the U.S. Navy and international customers under a foreign military sales agreement. The four-channel software-defined radio is designed to gather and transmit broadband, resist jamming attempts and protect data ...

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James Stavridis Takes Senior Fellow Role at Johns Hopkins APL; Ralph Semmel Comments

James Stavridis

Adm. James Stavridis, formerly commander of NATO Forces, has joined Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Physics Laboratory as a senior fellow. APL’s senior fellows program works to combine technology and policy in an effort to meet the requirements of U.S. military leaders and government officials, the laboratory said Tuesday. “We are honored to welcome Jim ...

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Northrop 1Q Revenue Up 2%; 3 of 4 Business Segments Report Sales Hikes

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has announced financial results for the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year ended March 31, 2015. The aerospace and defense contractor posted a 2-percent jump in revenue from the prior year period to $5.96 billion and three of the company’s four business segments also reported ...

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Globecomm Extends Data Tracking Services for NATO; Paul Knudsen Comments

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Globecomm has been awarded a $6.8 million contract to keep providing personnel tracking services for NATO’s Communications and Information Agency. The company said Tuesday that it would continue to perform onsite support for the GPS-based force tracking system designed to monitor data and messaging traffic. The system is intended to help NATO ...

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CAE Books $176M in Q4 Flight Simulator, Training Support Contracts; Gene Colabatistto Comments

Gene Colabatistto

CAE has been awarded approximately $175.6 million in contracts from U.S. and international defense customers during the fourth quarter of its 2015 fiscal year to provide flight simulation and training platforms. Those deals include the delivery of simulators for Lockheed Martin-built C–130J Super Hercules aircraft to the U.S. Air Force ...

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Tom Vecchiolla: Raytheon, Estonia Enter Partnership to Seek Out New Cyber Challenges

Tom Vecchiolla

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 1, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday on Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) entering a definitive agreement to provide cyber support to the Estonian military’s technology infrastructure as part of a bilateral defense partnership between the U.S. and the NATO ally. Representatives from the two sides met during Estonian Defense ...

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Leidos to Update Missile Defense System for NATO; John Fratamico Comments

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Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a potential $77 million contract to update the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s ballistic missile defense system. Leidos will work to refine NATO’s BMD architecture, test the interfaces of these systems and operate the integration test bed and its system prototypes, the company said Thursday. The ...

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Stu Fleagle: Carpathia to Help Build Hybrid Cloud for NATO’s Seasparrow Program

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A team comprising Carpathia and Accelera Solutions has been awarded a $3.1 million contract to provide a hybrid cloud environment for the information technology operations of NATO’s Seasparrow program. “We worked closely with the Accelera team to deliver a solution that could meet NATO’s extensive purpose-built security controls, continuous monitoring, and complete certification and accreditation ...

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Jon Hunsberger: Boeing Wins $250M to Update NATO Warning, Control Aircraft Systems

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a $250 million contract to modernize flight decks and avionics equipment on NATO airborne warning and control system aircraft. The company will integrate digital technology into 13 NATO AWACS planes through the engineering and manufacturing development contract, Boeing said Tuesday. Jon Hunsberger, a Boeing ...

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