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CGI Lands Recompete Award for Visa Processing Support in Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Russia

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 23, 2016 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) will continue to provide visa processing support in Kazakhstan, Mongolia and Russia for the State Department‘s Bureau of Consular Affairs under a $32 million task order award, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday the recompete covers processing of immigrant and non-immigrant visas as well …

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State Dept Approves Iraq’s $181M AC-208 Aircraft Logistics Request for Anti-IS Group Campaign

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The State Department has approved Iraq’s request to acquire sustainment and logistics services and spare parts for its fleet of AC-208 aircraft under a $181 million foreign military sales agreement with the U.S. The U.S. aims to help Iraq’s air force continue support of the international military campaign against the Islamic state group, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said …

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SOS International Tool to Analyze Social Media Trends for US Embassy in Iraq

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 3, 2016 — A subsidiary of SOS International will deploy an analytics tool that works to help the U.S. embassy in Iraq monitor “bellwether” events through data from social media, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. SOSi said Wednesday its Exovera unit will provide the EV3 tool under a State Department contract to …

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State Dept OKs $301M SM-2 Block IIIB Missile Sale to Australia

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The State Department has approved Australia’s request to procure a suite of Standard Missile-2 Block IIIB missiles and related equipment from the U.S. government under a potential $301 million foreign military sales agreement between both countries. Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and BAE Systems will serve as principal contractors in the FMS transaction that covers up to …

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State Dept OKs Potential $420M F/A-18 Support FMS to Kuwait

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The State Department has approved a possible $420 million foreign military sale of F/A-18 C/D support services and spares to Kuwait. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Thursday Kuwait’s request covers F/A-18 avionics software and engine component upgrades, ground support equipment, engine and aircraft spares and repair parts, publications and technical documentation, engineering change …

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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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UAE’s $476M Lockheed Hellfire III Missile Request Gets State Dept Approval

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The State Department has cleared United Arab Emirates’ request to purchase a suite of Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) AGM-114 R/K Hellfire Category III Missiles through a $476 million foreign military sales agreement with the U.S. government. Lockheed’s missile and fire control business will serve as the prime contractor on the deal that covers provision of up …

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State Dept Approves $143M Harpoon Block II Missile Sale to Egypt

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The State Department has cleared Egypt’s request to buy UGM-84L Harpoon Block II missiles, related equipment and support from the U.S. government under a potential $143 million foreign military sales agreement. Boeing (NYSE: BA) will serve as the principal contractor under the FMS deal that includes 20 Harpoon missiles, two encapsulated …

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State Dept Clears $1.2B Sale of Raytheon-Built Air-to-Air Missiles to Australia

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The State Department has approved Australia’s request to purchase $1.22 billion in Raytheon-made (NYSE:RTN) AIM-120D medium-range air-to-air missiles and related equipment under a foreign military sales agreement with the U.S. government. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Monday Australia ordered 450 AIM-120D missiles, 34 AIM-120D air vehicles instrumented, six instrumented test vehicles and 10 spare AIM-120 guidance sections …

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State Dept Approves $260M Raytheon-Made Rolling Airframe Missiles Sale to Qatar

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The State Department has cleared a proposed $260 million foreign military sale of Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) Rolling Airframe Missiles and related equipment to Qatar. Qatar ordered 252 RIM-116C rolling airframe tactical missiles and two RIM 116C-2 rolling airframe telemetry missiles in efforts to protect its naval forces and oil and …

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