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L-3 Gets $166M Option on T-45 Maintenance Support Contract With Navy

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The U.S. Navy has exercised a $166.3 million contract option for L-3 Communications  (NYSE: LLL) to perform maintenance and logistics work on approximately 200 T-45 Goshawk training jets. L-3’s Vertex Aerospace subsidiary will continue to provide sustaining engineering, supply and government property management and related parts and materials procurement services to support an estimated 320 aircraft launches a day at …

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CAE Gets $91M in Contracts With USAF, Navy, Austrian Armed Forces; Gene Colabatistto Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 14, 2016 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) has received approximately $91.2 million in contracts from the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy and Austria’s armed forces to provide aircrew training services and simulation system updates, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday it will provide training on the MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 …

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Air Force to House Formal Training for Boeing-Built KC-46 at Altus AFB


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 2, 2016 — A new U.S. Air Force facility at Altus Air Force Base will house the service branch’s formal training activities on the Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) KC-46 Pegasus aerial refueling tanker aircraft, Executive Gov reported Thursday. The Air Force said Wednesday the Leverett Formal Training Center will serve to support aerial refueling …

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CAE Receives 3 Aircraft for Army’s Fixed-Wing Flight Training Program


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 2, 2016 — CAE‘s (NYSE: CAE) U.S. business has accepted delivery of three G120TP aircraft that the company will use to provide fixed-wing aircraft training to the U.S. Army‘s rotary-wing aircraft pilots, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. CAE said Wednesday it has started preparations for the Fixed-Wing Flight Training program that will begin in 2017 …

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First Predator A Pilots Graduate From General Atomics UAS Flight Training Academy

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 29, 2016 — The General Atomics unmanned aircraft system flight training academy in North Dakota has produced its first batch of graduates who are now qualified to operate the Predator A, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the academy expects to produce an additional five pilots and six sensor operators and will …

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L-3 Subsidiary to Provide Jet Training for Navy Air Missions

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 26, 2016 — A subsidiary of L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) will provide jet training support for the U.S. Navy‘s maritime air patrol, air interdiction, air intercept and anti-submarine missions under a $21.9 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the modification exercises the first …

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DHS Selects Chenega Infinity for Potential $117M Law Enforcement Training Center Security Services Contract


The Department of Homeland Security has awarded a potential eight-year, $117 million contract to Chantilly, Virginia-based contractor Chenega Infinity for security services at four DHS-operated law enforcement training centers in the U.S. DHS announced the award in a Wednesday FedBizOpps notice and said the company will be responsible for round-the-clock security enforcement and …

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Lockheed Awarded Potential $80M Navy Contract to Develop LCS Combat Mgmt System


Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE:LMT) mission systems and training business has secured a potential $79.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy to build a combat management system for Littoral Combat Ships. The Defense Department said Monday the contract covers the development and integration of hardware and software as well as combat system technical data …

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DynCorp Subsidiary to Provide DHS ICE Training on Elicitation & Detecting Deception


TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 16, 2016 — The Department of Homeland Security has awarded a DynCorp International subsidiary a potential $700,000 contract to provide training on elicitation and detecting deception to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency’s investigative arm, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Phoenix Consulting Group will train ICE agents under the Homeland Security Investigations’ international …

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Lockheed Adopts New Name for Former Mission Systems & Training Unit

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 8, 2016 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) mission systems and training business will operate under the rotary and mission systems brand beginning Sept. 5 in a change that seeks to reflect the company’s expanded portfolio following the acquisition of Sikorsky Aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The rebranded rotary and mission …

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