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L-3 Acquires RF Microwave Tech Maker Miteq for $41M; John Mega Comments

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L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has purchased radio frequency microwave technology manufacturer Miteq for $41 million and will create a new business that will operate under the name L-3 Narda-Miteq. The transaction will combine Miteq’s RF microwave products and solid-state satellite communications components with similar technologies made by L-3’s Narda Microwave East company that is based in Hauppauge, ...

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Kratos Lands Satcom Ground Equipment, Services Contracts

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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has won $40 million in contracts from three unnamed customers to provide ground-based satellite communication products and services. The orders are for satcom terminals, command and control systems, and related support, Kratos said Tuesday. San Diego, California-based Kratos also offers satellite and terrestrial network management, ...

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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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Navy Increases Harris’ SATCOM Terminal Contract Ceiling to $250M; Ed Zoiss Comments

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will deliver 120 shipboard satellite communications terminals to the U.S. Navy under an eight-year, $133 million contract. This award increases the total potential value of the Commercial Broadband Satellite Program Unit Level Variant contract to more than $250 million through 2022, Harris said Monday. Ed Zoiss, vice president ...

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Lockheed Awarded $105M for Air Force SATCOM Logistics

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $105,083,207 contract modification to help operate and sustain two satellite communications systems for the U.S. Air Force. This modification covers the fourth option year of a cost-plus-award-fee contract for Milstar and the Defense Satellite Communications System, the Defense Department said Friday. Orbital operations and ...

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BAE Wins Navy SATCOM Operations, Maintenance Extension


BAE Systems has won a $27.4 million to continue operating and maintaining ground and satellite communications networks in Hawaii for the U.S. Navy. The company will perform work at the Lualualei facility and also be responsible for training and supply chain management services at three other facilities, BAE said Tuesday. ...

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