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Govt Services Vet Tina Dolph Joins FCi Federal in EVP, GM Role

Tina Dolph, former president of ASRC Federal‘s information and technical solutions group and a 25-year government services veteran, has been named executive vice president and general manager of State Department programs at FCi Federal. FCi said Tuesday she will also explore potential market opportunities for the Ashburn, Virginia-based operations management and professional services contractor …

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PAE to Extend Operations, Maintenance Support at US Embassy in Kabul Under $71M Contract

PAE has secured a potential five-year, $71 million contract from the State Department‘s Bureau of Overseas Building Operations to provide continued support to the American Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. The company said Wednesday that it will continue to help the State Department run and maintain the AEK facility as well as designated U.S. …

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State Dept Clears $140M in Raytheon Missile Purchase Requests from South Korea

The State Department has given South Korea the green light to procure Raytheon-built AGM-65G-2 Maverick and AIM-9X-2 Sidewinder missiles under two foreign military sales agreements worth approximately $140 million combined. South Korea requested to purchase 89 Maverick missiles, containers and related support under a potential $70 million FMS contract, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said …

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State Dept to Clear Proposed $400M C-17 Logistics Support FMS Deal With UK

The State Department has moved to clear a proposed $400 million foreign military sale of logistics services and associated equipment in support of the U.K.’s Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) C-17 military transport aircraft. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Monday the U.K. government requested sustainment engineering, quality assurance, equipment repair, spares replenishment, maintenance, …

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L3 Division Named Prime in Proposed $418M Foreign Military Sale of Air Tractors to Kenya

The State Department has named L3 Technologies‘ (NYSE: LLL) platform integration division as prime contractor on a potential $418 million foreign military sale of Air Tractor AT- 802L aircraft and services to Kenya. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Monday the proposed deal covers as many as 12 Air Tractor and two AT-504 trainer …

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State Dept OKs $510M in Missile, Apache Logistics Support Requests from Kuwait

The State Department has approved Kuwait’s request to buy advanced medium range air-to-air missiles and logistics support for Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) AH-64D Apache helicopters under a pair of foreign military sales agreements worth approximately $510 million combined. Kuwait requested to procure contractor logistics and sustainment support services for Apaches, as well as simulators, …

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Former AgustaWestland Exec Craig Wade Joins United Research as Contracts, Grants Administration VP

Craig Wade,  formerly director of contracts at AugustaWestland‘s North American subsidiary, has been named vice president of contracts, grants administration and cost and pricing at University Research Co. and its Center for Human Services not-for-profit unit. URC said Tuesday Wade brings to the company 25 years of contract management experience in the …

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State Department Approves Sale of Boeing-Built Munition Tail Kits to Kuwait

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 28, 2016 — The State Department has approved the $37 million sale of 750 Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) Joint Direct Attack Munition tail kits and associated equipment to the government of Kuwait, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Friday the foreign military sales contract will include …

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Donald Wetekam, Jeffrey Wehrenberg to Lead AAR’s Airlift Business as Chairman, Interim President

Donald Wetekam, vice president of government and defense business development at AAR‘s aviation services sector, and Jeffrey Wehrenberg, previously chief operating officer at the company’s airlift division, have been appointed to lead AAR Airlift. The company said Thursday Wetekam and Wehrenberg will report to John Holmes, COO at AAR’s aviation services segment, as AAR …

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State Dept OKs $1.75B Sale of P-8A Patrol Aircraft, Support to Norway

The State Department has approved Norway’s request to buy Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) P-8A patrol aircraft and associated support under a $1.75 billion foreign military sales agreement  with the U.S. government. Norway asked to purchase up to five P-8A aircraft with commercial engines, tactical open mission software, electro-optical and infrared MX-20HD, AN/AAQ-2(V)1 acoustic …

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