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Proposed $260M F-16 Logistics Foreign Military Sale to Oman Gets State Dept Clearance

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The State Department has approved a $260 million foreign military sale of logistics support services, support and communications equipment, personnel training and spare and repair parts for F-16 units to Oman. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Thursday the government of Oman has also requested electronic combat international security assistance, contractor engineer …

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May 24 Market Close: GovCon Index Posts 1% Rally as Services Providers Lead Gains

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The GovCon Index rallied 1.197 percent to 78.192 on gains led by the GCI’s services-focused contractors and defense prime Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) on news that the U.S. lifted its embargo on weapons sales to Vietnam. Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) added 4.01 percent — or $2.10  — after analysts at Jefferies listed SAIC as one of …

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Northrop Wins $106M For AF Comm Payloads

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $106,364,282 contract modification to continue operating communications payloads for U.S. Air Force manned and unmanned aerial vehicles. The Defense Department said Thursday three Battlefield Airborne Communications Node payloads will continue operating on the Global Express BD-700 and three Global Hawk drones. Work under …

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Northrop Elects Former CNO Gary Roughead to Board of Directors

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has elected retired Navy Adm. Gary Roughead to Northrop’s board of directors, Northrop announced Thursday. Roughead’s election increases the company’s number of directors to 13, 12 of which are nonemployee directors. The 38-year Navy veteran served as the 29th chief of naval operations from 2007 …

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Northrop Wins $103M Natl. Guard Training Support Contract

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has won a potential $103 million contract from the U.S. Interior Department to support Army National Guard training programs. Northrop said the contract has one base year and two one-year options. Northrop will provide mission command systems training and mission rehearsal at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., …

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Northrop Promotes Infrastructure, IT Vet to Lead C3I Systems

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Pat Camacho vice president of integrated command, control, communications and intelligence systems, the company announced Thursday. Northrop said the 32-year company veteran will lead the defense systems business unit for net-centric operational command and control systems. He will report to Mike Twyman, vice …

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Northrop Awarded $69M to Complete Navy ADM Project

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded follow-on and additional task order contracts totaling $69 million from the U.S. Navy’s Office of Naval Research for the Navy’s Integrated Topside program. Northrop reported the $66 million option award for the first contract will fund the continued development and integration of …

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Northrop Grumman Latest Firm on DOJ IT Project

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) won a spot on the Department of Justice’s ID/IQ contract for IT solutions. The work will continue to modernize and secure the department’s information systems while delivering more cost-effective and efficient IT operations. According to the firm, “Northrop Grumman is one of 20 companies selected to compete …

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Northrop Grumman Moves Forward with $372 Million Stealth Bomber Deal

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) is working on an antenna system that will “enable the B-2 Spirit stealth bomber to send and receive battlefield information securely by satellite up to 100 times faster than it can today.” The deal, awarded by the Air Force is valued at $372 million. “Our work on …

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