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CAE to Provide Training, Support for NATO Airborne Warning Aircraft Crew

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 3, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) has received a contract to provide NATO personnel in Germany training and support services on the E-3A Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will supply aircrew instructors and mission simulator operators, continue maintenance and support …

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General Dynamics Unit Gets Potential $140M Deal for NATO IT Modernization

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business will deploy a cloud-based platform to update NATO’s IT infrastructure under a potential five-year, $140 million contract from the NATO Communications and Information Agency. The company said Thursday General Dynamics Information Technology will work to facilitate IT modernization at NATO in efforts to drive …

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Janus to Clear Unexploded Ordnance at US-NATO-Ukraine Training Range

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 21, 2017 — Janus Global Operations will support U.S. Army Europe‘s Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine in an $8.4 million unexploded ordnance clearance project at the Yavoriv International Peacekeeping and Security Center training range, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the project covers disposal of explosives, munitions and other …

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Defense News: NATO Eyes $3B IT, Command & Control Contract Spending Over 2 Years

NATO plans to spend $3.2 billion on contracts in support of requirements such as cybersecurity, information technology and command-and-control systems over the next two and a half years, Defense News reported Friday. Peter Scaruppe, acquisition director for NATO’s Communications and Information Agency, told the publication in an interview that the agency …

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CAE to Continue Support for Canadian Air Force-Led NATO Flight Training Program; Joe Armstrong Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 18, 2017 — The government of Canada has awarded CAE (NYSE: CAE) a potential $228 million contract modification to extend the company’s support for a NATO flight training program led by the Canadian air force, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will continue to provide assistance for the NATO …

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Reuters: Airbus Defense Chief Anticipates EU Military Spending Changes by 2018

Dirk Hoke, CEO of Airbus‘ defense and space segment,  has said he expects to see changes to military spending in Europe next year and anticipates “intensive” discussions among European countries about the future of NATO, Reuters reported Tuesday. “This discussion is long overdue when you consider that only five countries in Europe …

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Boeing Completes 1st Delivery of Updated Airborne Warning Aircraft to NATO

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 15, 2016 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has delivered the first of 14 updated E-3A Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft to NATO in support of the organization’s $257 million modernization effort, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday the AWACS units feature cockpit updates such as full-color glass displays, new …

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Former AF Chief of Staff Mark Welsh Joins Northrop Board of Directors; Wes Bush Comments

Mark Welsh III, a retired U.S. Air Force general and current dean of the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University, has joined the board of directors at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC). Northrop expands its board of directors to 14 members with the addition of Welsh, the …

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General Atomics Certifiable Predator-B Undergoes 1st Test Flight

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 30, 2016 — General Atomics has performed the maiden test flight of the Certifiable Predator-B remotely piloted aircraft at the company’s Gray Butte Flight Operations Facility in California, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. “The first flight of our Certifiable Predator-B aircraft is a major milestone in our progression towards delivering a RPA …

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Reports: Canada Eyes Interim Purchase of 18 Boeing-Built Super Hornets

Canada plans to buy 18 Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) F/A-18E/F Super Hornet aircraft from the U.S. government on a temporary basis for an undisclosed amount in an effort to support the country’s existing fleet of CF-18 fighter jets, National Post reported Tuesday. David Pugliese writes Canada’s liberal government announced the plan as it works to …

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