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Chris Marzilli: General Dynamics-Led Team Wins $415M to Continue Army Live Training Services

Chris Marzilli

A consortium led by General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has won a potential five-year, $415 million contract to help the U.S. Army manage the military branch’s live training systems and ranges worldwide. General Dynamics said Monday the team will also integrate technologies for soldiers’ training exercises through the Army’s Live Training ...

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BAE Systems to Train NGA Analysts, Intell Officers; DeEtte Gray Comments

DeEtte Gray

BAE Systems has won a five-year, $43 million contract to train National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency analysts and intelligence officers positioned in the U.S. and worldwide. BAE Systems will work to instruct NGA’s analysts on imagery analysis, activity based intelligence and human geography using more than 70 courses, the company said Thursday. ...

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Bill Toti: Cubic-Led Team Wins Anti-WMD Training Work With DTRA

Bill Toti

A business unit of Cubic (NYSE: CUB) will lead a cross-sector team to provide support services for the Defense Threat Reduction Agency‘s training, exercise, capability assessment and capacity development programs under a potential $500 million contract. Cubic said Wednesday its mission support services segment will work with 13 partners to support DTRA’s mission to combat weapons ...

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Army Issues Small Biz Solicitation for $135M Simulation Tech R&D IDIQ


The U.S. Army is seeking industry proposals for a five-year, $135 million small business set-aside program to develop simulation and training systems for warfighters. The multiple-award contract will cover work to help the military branch research, build and demonstrate technologies for creating synthetic natural environments and simulating medical scenarios, the ...

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Poland to Buy Lockheed Standoff Missiles for F-16 Fleet

JASSM Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile

The government of Poland has signed a contract to purchase Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles, associated tools and training for the country’s F-16 aircraft fleet. Poland’s national defense ministry said Thursday the contract with the U.S. government includes tools to aid JASSM’s integration with the aircraft, pilot and ground ...

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KGS Acquires Medical Simulation Tech Maker


Fairfax, Virginia-based technology and professional services contractor KGS has purchased a portion of Employee Leasing Solutions that manufactures medical training simulation products. KGS acquired the TraumaFX product line in an effort to bring “rugged and realistic” medical simulation products to its customers, the company said Wednesday. TraumaFX comprises untethered trauma training manikins with special effects technology ...

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State Dept OKs Iraq’s $700M in Requests for BAE Weapons, General Dynamics Vehicle Parts

State Department

The State Department has approved a potential sale to Iraq of $97 million in Advanced Precision Kill Weapon Systems built by BAE Systems and $600 million in vehicle parts made by General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Wednesday the proposed sale of 2,000 APKWS includes spare and repair parts, documentation, personnel training and associated ...

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Rich Bristow: Cubic to Continue Supporting Army Personnel Training Programs


Cubic (NYSE: CUB) has received four task orders worth $9.63 million combined to help the U.S. Army develop instructional methods and tools intended to prepare current and future warfighters. The company’s applications business will provide educational technology and training management services to the branch’s Mission Command Center of Excellence, Command ...

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Dan Batrack: Tetra Tech Lands EPA Superfund Work in 8 Southeast States


Tetra Tech (NASDAQ: TTEK) will provide the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency‘s Region 4 Superfund Technical Assessment and Response Team with technical and advisory support services under a five-year, $76 million contract. The company said Monday the contract covers emergency preparedness, prevention and response; Superfund and brownfields site assessments; data management; and training for EPA ...

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KGS to Help FEMA Train Region II Grantees; Pat Moneymaker Comments


KGS has won a contract from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to train grantees within Region II on financial, operational and compliance management. The company will provide classroom and virtual training services for participants under FEMA’s preparedness, disaster and non-disaster grants in New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, KGS said Monday. ...

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