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Lockheed Martin Lands $96M Contract to Update Air Force GPS Control Segment

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $96.04 million contract modification to modify the control segment of the U.S. Air Force’s global positioning system. The control segment works to operate all launched GPS III satellites before they migrate to the new operational control system, the Defense Department said Thursday. Lockheed will …

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Harris Offers Digital Navigation Tech for Air Force’s GPS III Program

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 2, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has unveiled a new digital satellite navigation technology that the company plans to include in its bid for the U.S. Air Force‘s future Global Positioning System III, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the GPS offering features Exelis‘ digital navigation signal technology …

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Air Force Awards 15 Spots on $975M National Security, Logistics Support IDIQ

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded 15 companies positions on a potential nine-year, $975 million contract to provide logistics support and help U.S. and partner agencies carry out national security missions. The service branch received 16 proposals for the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Monday. The contractors will compete for task …

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Boeing Awarded Contract for Risk Reduction Support on Future Air Force One

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Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a contract of an undisclosed value to help identify risk reduction strategies for the U.S. Air Force‘s Presidential Aircraft Recapitalization program. The Air Force said Friday it will issue post-award modifications to procure Boeing’s 747-8 commercial aircraft to serve as a basis for the company …

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General Dynamics’ Gulfstream Gets $112M Aircraft Logistics Support Contract Extension

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A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary will continue to provide logistics support for the C-20 and C-37 fleet of the U.S. Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps and Navy under a $111.6 million contract modification. The Defense Department said Thursday the modification is for a 12-month extension on a previously awarded contract by …

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ASRC Federal, Boeing to Research Rocket Engine Tech for Air Force

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 28, 2016 — ASRC Federal and Boeing (NYSE: BA) will perform research on new rocket engine technologies under separate contracts awarded by the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Space News reported Tuesday the service branch gave a $6.1 million contract to Boeing and a $3.6 million …

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Rolls-Royce Receives $154M Air Force C-130J Spare Engines, Sustainment Contracts

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Rolls-Royce has received $154 million in contracts from the U.S. Air Force to produce spare engines and sustain the propulsion system of the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) C-130J aircraft. Rolls-Royce will complete the production of AE 2100 engines for the Air Force and Saudi Arabia under a $77.9 million foreign military sales …

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Boeing Fulfills 1st Refueling Flight Test of KC-46A

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 26, 2016 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has completed the first refueling test of the company-built KC-46A Pegasus tanker aircraft with an F-16 jet, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Sunday the tanker offloaded up to 1,600 pounds of fuel to the jet while flying over Washington state at an …

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SOSSEC Awarded $99M C4ISR Data Sharing System Prototyping OTA

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System of Systems Security has won a potential five-year, $99 million “other transaction” agreement with the U.S. Air Force to develop, integrate and test information sharing technology prototypes for various C4ISR systems. The Air Force Research Laboratory received six offers for the program through a competitive procurement, the Defense Department said Thursday. SOSSEC comprises government, …

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CACI Awarded $25M Training System Support Contract; Ken Asbury Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 21, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will continue to provide development and lifecycle support to the U.S. Air Force‘s Air Space and Cyberspace Constructive Environment – Information Operations Suite under a $25 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday the support will help optimize the …

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