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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: Border Protection Infrastructure & The New Space-Race

Weekly Roundup April 24 – April 28 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson For months, we’ve all been reading about the proposed wall along our nation’s southern borders, headlines describing the billions of dollars that will be needed to fund such …

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April 27 Market Close: Little Change in GovCon Index, S&P500, DJIA; NASDAQ Closes Record High

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed up slightly 0.252 percent to 93.319 with advancers and decliners evenly split. In the major market the S&P500 and DJIA were up modestly 0.06 percent and 0.03 percent respectively. The NASDAQ at a record high of 6,048.94. At market close WTI fell by $0.65 to $48.97 …

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Raytheon to Update Air Operations Center Baseline Software Under $375M USAF Contract; Dave Wajsgras Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential six-year, $375 million contract from the Air Force Materiel Command to upgrade the baseline software for the Air and Space Operations Center Weapon System. The AOC WS platform works to help the service branch perform aircraft command-and-control operations at 22 sites worldwide, Raytheon …

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April 26 Market Close: GovCon Index Up Slightly as Markets React to Proposed Tax Plan

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index moved opposite to market direction and closed up slightly to 93.084 or 0.290 percent. Advancers outpaced decliners 2 to 1. U.S. markets reversed their significantly positive movement from the past two days to close slightly down. Investors reacted cautiously to President Trump’s new tax plan due to …

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Raytheon Expands NM Missile Parts Production & Storage Facility With New Warehouse

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 26, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has unveiled a new 30,000-square-foot, $5 million warehouse near Farmington, New Mexico, that serves to expand an existing 95,000-square-foot production and storage facility in Dine, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the overall facility houses missile parts in support of …

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Raytheon to Support Navy Zumwalt-Class Destroyer Program Under Potential $490M Award

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential four-year, $490.2 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide ship activation and engineering services for the service branch’s Zumwalt-class destroyer program. The Defense Department said Monday that Raytheon’s integrated defense systems business will activate, integrate, produce and test mission systems and equipment of Zumwalt-class ships. …

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Raytheon GPS OCX Launch & Checkout System Proceeds to Tests at Shriever AFB; Dave Wajsgras Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 24, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has transferred the launch and checkout platform of the U.S. Air Force’s GPS Next-Generation Operational Control System to Schriever Air Force Base for site-specific acceptance and qualification tests, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday previous tests on the GPS OCX launch and …

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Navy Awards Raytheon $79M Sidewinder Block II Sustainment Contract Modification

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) missile systems business has received a $78.7 million contract modification to provide sustainment and support services for AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II missiles of the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Air Force as well as 20 government clients under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Defense Department said Friday the modification covers repair, depot management, software …

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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: FY 2017’s Top Awardees and Business Opportunities | 04/21/2017

Weekly Roundup April 17 – April 21 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson We’re rapidly approaching the middle of FY 2017, and amidst all of the news surrounding President Trump’s FY 2018 budget plan, the border wall, and attempts at healthcare …

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Raytheon Unveils National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition Champion; Dave Wajsgras Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 18, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has unveiled the winner of the three-day, company-sponsored 2017 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition championship held in Texas, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said Saturday it will bring national champion University of Maryland – Baltimore County to Washington to visit U.S. research …

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