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Gary Voellger Assumes Chief Ethics Role at Booz Allen

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Gary Voellger, a vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), has been named chief ethics and compliance officer at the McLean, Virginia-based technology consulting company. He succeeded Gale Smith to the post on April 1, the company said Thursday. Voellger was in charge of managing the firm’s work for defense ...

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Air Force Picks 8 for $100M Design, Construction Services IDIQ

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded positions on a potential five-year, $100 million design-build contract to three individual companies and five joint ventures. The Defense Department said Tuesday awardees will compete to provide facility construction, maintenance, repair and alteration services at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio through April 27, 2020. USAF received ...

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MIT Awarded $3B to Help Run National Security Tech R&D Hub

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded the Massachusetts Institute of Technology a potential $3 billion contract to manage a federally funded research and development center in Lexington, Massachusetts, for national security projects. USAF tasked the university to run the Lincoln Laboratory FFRDC and help build rapid system prototyping and demonstration ...

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Serco’s US Arm Lands Navy Cost, Engineering Analysis IDIQ; Dan Allen Comments

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Serco Inc. will continue to perform cost and engineering analyses on the U.S. Navy’s projects under a $20 million contract. The British contractor’s North American subsidiary will work with the Navy, Army, Air Force and Defense Department to negotiate for lower-priced weapons systems and parts under the Price Fighters program, Serco said Friday. “As ...

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BCF Solutions Wins Potential $486M AF Base Security Systems IDIQ

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BCF Solutions has won a potential eight year, $486 million contract to provide force protection base security systems and associated upgrade and sustainment services to the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Monday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract includes delay-denial systems and fixed-site intrusion detection systems. DoD said the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center ...

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Cubic Completes Phase 1 of AFRL UAS LVC Range Project

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TYSONS CORNER, VA April 7, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on Cubic Corp. concluding phase one of the first deployable LVC (live, virtual and constructive) manned/unmanned aerial systems range in collaboration with the U.S. Air Force Research Lab and the Wright State Research Institute. Bill Toti, president ...

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US Air Force Awards $84M Electronic Warfare Simulations IDIQ to Avarint

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Avarint LLC has been awarded a potential five-year, $83,740,389 contract to supply virtual integrated electronic warfare simulation systems to the U.S. Air Force. The Buffalo, New York-based company will provide a multispectral battlespace environment in support of the military branch’s sensor and fused system performance test efforts, the Defense Department said Tuesday. Avarint ...

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Lockheed to Provide Sniper Targeting Pods in USAF Foreign Military Sale

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Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) missiles and fire control business will provide its Sniper Advanced Targeting Pods under a $485 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity foreign military sales contract through the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Friday the contract includes initial spare pods, two-way data links and 1K forward-looking infrared systems. The company will perform work at its ...

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Boeing Launches Ninth GPS IIF Into Space; Dan Hart Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA March 27, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday on the midweek launch of Boeing’s (NYSE: BA) ninth GPS IIF satellite into space aboard a Delta IV rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) said it provided the solar arrays, GEM-60 solid rocket motors, large composite structures ...

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Defense News: General Dynamics Ends Prime Role on Air Force T-X Trainer Program Pursuit

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General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has decided to abandon the company’s pursuit for the U.S. Air Force’s T-X trainer replacement program as a prime contractor, Defense News reported Thursday. The company told the publication it made the decision after the information systems and technology group’s reorganization, which completed in January. Alenia Aermacchi originally partnered with ...

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