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US Navy Awards $99M Software Development, Maintenance IDIQ

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The U.S. Navy has awarded contracts worth a total of $98,960,000 to nine companies for the development, testing, fielding and maintenance of the service’s strike planning and execution systems software. Each contractor will have the opportunity to compete for individual task orders to design, evaluate, integrate and deploy the software system ...

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DeEtte Gray: BAE to Continue Systems Integration Support for Navy

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BAE Systems will provide lifecycle engineering and technical support for the U.S. Navy‘s on-shore and at-sea communication and combat systems under a five-year contract potentially worth $146.7 million. The contract includes systems integration for the Naval Air Systems Command‘s computers, communication and combat systems, and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems, BAE ...

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Boeing’s Insitu Subsidiary to Provide Navy With Blackjack Drones

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Boeing (NYSE: BA) subsidiary Insitu will supply the U.S. Navy with three RQ-21A Blackjack drones, ground control stations, and associated equipment and services under a $41.1 million low-rate initial production contract. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract also includes initial spares, launch and recovery equipment, and program management and system engineering services. Insitu will perform ...

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Mike Jones: Rockwell Collins Lands New Navy Airborne Radio Delivery Contract

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Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) will deliver additional software-defined radio systems to the Naval Air Systems Command under a new four-year, $420 million contract. The ARC-210 radio is designed to provide landing system UHF data link, SATCOM integrated waveform and combat net radio capabilities, Rockwell Collins said Monday. Mike Jones, vice president and general ...

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Ike Song: Northrop to Supply Mission Computers for Marines’ Helicopter Update Program

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide the Naval Air Systems Command mission computers to be fitted onto UH-1Y and AH‑1Z helicopters as part of the U.S. Marine Corps‘ upgrade program for H-1 helicopters. The company said Monday it will deliver FlightPro Gen III mission computers through October 2017 to provide the aircraft with weapons, mission support ...

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Diane Balderson, Former NAVAIR Official, Joins Northrop as Contracts & Pricing VP

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Diane Balderson, former executive director and assistant commander for contracts at Naval Air Systems Command, has joined Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) as vice president of contracts and pricing. Northrop said Monday that the 33-year government acquisition veteran will oversee the company’s policies on contracts and pricing, as well as be responsible ...

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Rolls-Royce to Maintain Navy Training Aircraft Engines for $100M; Paul Craig Comments

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Rolls-Royce has won a potential one-year, $100 million contract to maintain and provide logistics support for the U.S. Navy T-45 Goshawk training aircraft’s F405/Adour engines. The company said Thursday the contract to support at least 200 F405 engines is a follow-on to the company’s ongoing support of the Navy’s training crew. “We have been working with the US ...

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BAE to Build Navy Missile Decoys; David Logan Comments

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A BAE Systems division has been awarded a $28.2 million contract by the U.S. Navy to develop decoys for guarding fighter-bomber jets from radar-guided missiles, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Sunday. John Keller writes the electronic systems segment will build 262 AN/ALE-55 fiber optic towed decoys with 70 electronic frequency ...

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