Boeing-Lockheed JV Wins $1B for Air Force, NRO Launch Services Support

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Air Force photo A joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a potential $1,088,000,000 contract to provide production services for seven launch vehicle configurations used by the U.S. Air Force and National Reconnaissance Organization. The Air Force is obligating $525 million in fiscal year 2013 missile procurement funds at the time of award for the not-to-exceed letter...

Boeing, Lockheed Launch Services JV Wins $1.1B AF Award

A Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) joint venture has won a $1,167,800,000 U.S. Air Force contract to provide launch capability for two rockets, the Defense Department announced Friday. United Launch Alliance‘s services subsidiary, United Launch Services, will perform contract work on the Delta IV and Atlas V rockets in Littleton, Colo. through Sept. 30, 2013. According to ULA, Delta...

CACI Names Raytheon, Booz Allen Vet Garnett Stowe a Natl. Solutions Group SVP; Dan Allen Comments

Garnett Stowe CACI International (NYSE:CACI) has appointed Garnett Stowe Jr. a senior vice president and division group manager, where he will oversee national-level, Defense Department and civilian intelligence programs within the national solutions group. The company said the 30-year veteran of the defense and intelligence sectors was previously a senior adviser and mentor to small businesses and...

ASRC Federal Names Brig. Gen. Cary Chun Space, Intel SVP

Cary Chun ASRC Federal has appointed retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Cary Chun senior vice president of space and intelligence, the company announced Wednesday. The 27-year Air Force veteran will be based in Colorado Springs and have responsibility for leading the company’s expansion efforts in the defense and intelligence space operations market. He most previously served as the Air Force’s deputy...

Pamela Drew Comments on TASC’s Hire of CIA Veteran as VP in SE&I

TASC Inc. has named Bob Pattishall as a vice president in its strategic capabilities and technology group. Pattishall served the CIA for 25 years before joining Veridian Corp. and then Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) aerospace systems sector, where he most recently lead the development and deployment of a major program as vice president and program director. While with the CIA’s office...

Northrop Hires Former CIA Security Director as VP in Enterprise Services Group

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed former CIA Director of Security Charles S. Phalen, Jr. as vice president of industrial security for corporate and enterprise shared services, effective immediately. Phalen now leads the company’s security organization and oversees security policies, procedures and processes that protect Northrop employees, information and property. He will also chair...

ManTech Appoints Deborah Thurman SVP of Systems Engineering, Advanced Tech Group

ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) has appointed Deborah Thurman as senior vice president and group deputy of its systems engineering and advanced technology group. Thurman will assist the group president oversee program development and business performance goals. Thurman formerly served as ManTech’s senior vice president of contracts, where she was responsible for all contracts-related functional...

ManTech Gets Special Status from NRO

ManTech has earned a coveted “non-conflict status” designation from the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO). The rules set up by the organization are designed from preventing contractors from holding deals for support and development services on the same deal.  It supports President Obama’s 2009 Weapon Systems Acquisition Reform Act that has since been passed into law. “This...

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