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Poland to Acquire Raytheon’s Patriot Integrated Air & Missile Defense System


Poland has issued a formal request to the U.S. government to acquire Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) Patriot integrated air and missile defense system for an undisclosed amount. Raytheon said Tuesday it will collaborate with Poland’s government and industry to help complete offset and industrial participation plans as part of the foreign military sales process. “Poland’s formal request …

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Leidos’ Roger Krone Discusses Change in US Leadership and its Potential Impact on Defense Spending

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Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), told CNBC in an interview aired Tuesday that he thinks that all U.S. presidents tend to act the same way when it comes to the country’s defense and security of its citizens. Krone made the comment in response to a question on …

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Weekly Roundup August 8 – August 12 2016: KBR and HPE Make Public Sector M&A Plays & More

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August 8 – August 12 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Government contracting sector observers got a twin bill of significant acquisition developments during the Thursday evening-Friday morning “down time” in financial markets to continue the GovCon industry’s ongoing deal spree. Prior to this …

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State Dept OKs $231M NATO Precision Guided Munitions Sale


The State Department has approved NATO’s request to buy precision guided munitions and related support services from the U.S. for use in regional threat deterrence operations under a potential $231 million foreign military sales agreement. Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will be the primary contractors on the deal, the Defense …

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Dynetics EVP Mike DeMaioribus to Retire in September; David King Comments


Mike DeMaioribus, executive vice president of business operations at Dynetics, plans to retire from the company on Sept. 14 after a 39-year career at the Huntsville, Alabama-based engineering, applied science and information technology contractor. He is responsible for corporate finance, contracts, security, facilities, project support, human resources and creative media solutions organizations in his current …

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Raytheon, Thales Restructure JV to Focus on NATO C2, Missile Defense Systems

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and Thales Group have agreed to restructure their joint venture ThalesRaytheonSystems in order to focus on the delivery of ballistic and theater missile defense platforms as well as aerial command-and-control systems to NATO member countries and related agencies. Thales received approximately $90 million in cash payment from Raytheon as …

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Raytheon Lands $197M Navy Anti-Ship Missile Defense Contract

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential $197.3 million contract to build anti-ship missile defense systems for the U.S. Navy and foreign customers under an international cooperative program. The Defense Department said Thursday that Raytheon will design and test the Evolved Sea Sparrow missile design agent as well as provide in-service support, …

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Michael Munn, Harry Xenitelis Named Tampa Microwave Business Devt Directors for NATO, USSOCOM

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Thales subsidiary Tampa Microwave has appointed Michael Munn and Harry Xenitelis as directors of business development for NATO and the U.S. Special Operations Command, respectively, as part of its expansion efforts in international satellite communications terminal and defense markets. Munn, formerly manager for special operations U.S. business at Tampa Microwave, …

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Booz Allen Lands NATO Comms & Info Agency Support Services Contract


TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 3, 2016 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) will provide implementation and operations services to the NATO Communications and Information Agency in support of its training and analysis programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the potential three-year contract works to support NCIA’s services for …

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Fortinet to Share Cyber Threat Intelligence With NATO


TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2016 — Fortinet (Nasdaq: FTNT) has partnered with NATO’s Communications and Information Agency to pursue information-sharing efforts to boost cybersecurity, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Derek Manky, a global security strategist at Fortinet, said in a company blog entry posted Monday that the current cyber threat landscape calls for …

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