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CSRA Subsidiary to Work on Trust Calibration for Human-Machine Teaming


TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2016 — CSRA‘s (NYSE: CSRA) SRA International subsidiary will help develop machine learning algorithms for trust calibration to drive human-robot teaming under a $7.5 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Monday the Air Force Research Laboratory has tasked SRA …

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American Systems to Continue USAF Medical Evaluation Support; Peter Smith Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2016 — American Systems has received a $10 million task order from the General Services Administration to continue to provide test, evaluation and analytical support for the Air Force Medical Evaluation Support Activity at Fort Detrick, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the task order has a five-year period of …

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Zoll Medical to Deliver Vital Signs Monitors Under $400M DLA Contract

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Zoll Medical has received a $400 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply vital signs monitors to the U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract has a one-year base period and five one-year option periods and that Zoll will perform work in Massachusetts through June 27, 2021. …

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Former Virgin Galactic President Steve Isakowitz Appointed President of Aerospace Corp.


Steve Isakowitz, formerly Virgin Galactic president, will join The Aerospace Corporation as its new president on Aug. 1 and assume the added role of CEO when current CEO Wanda Austin retires in October. Aerospace said Tuesday the board of trustees and its selection committee, led by former U.S. Air Force Secretary Michael Donley, elected Isakowitz as part of …

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Lookout Names Former DISA Chief Ronnie Hawkins to Federal Advisory Board

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Ronnie Hawkins, a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant general and former director of the Defense Information Systems Agency, has joined the federal advisory board of San Francisco-based mobile security provider Lookout. Hawkins will work with the Lookout executive team to inform public sector customers about potential security risks from authorized and unauthorized …

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Parsons-PAE JV Lands $86M Navy Base Operations Support Contract

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DZSP 21, a joint venture of Parsons and PAE, has received a potential $85.9 million contract to support the operations of the U.S. Navy’s base at Joint Region Marianas in Guam. The Defense Department said Friday DZSP will assist in the base’s management and port operations and perform ordnance, material …

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Serco Inc. to Update Protection for AF Missile Warning System in Greenland; Dan Allen Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 22, 2016 — Serco Inc. will work to update the electromagnetic pulse protection of the U.S. Air Force‘s anti-missile radar system in Greenland under a $38 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday it will employ a design-build-install-test approach to update the protection mechanism on the Ballistic Missile Early Warnings Systems …

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Northrop Lands $203M Option on Air Force Global Hawk Logistics, Sustainment Contract


The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a potential one-year, $203.5 million contract modification to continue to provide sustainment and logistics support for the service branch’s Global Hawk unmanned aerial systems. The company will supply additional materials and provide maintenance, planning and operations services to exercise an option …

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Air Force Taps M1 Support Services For $194M T-38 Aircraft Maintenance Contract


M1 Support Services has won a $193.8 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for the operations and maintenance of the Northrop Grumman-built (NYSE: NOC) T-38 Talon trainer aircraft. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract requires M1 to provide support on companion training services for B-2 and U-2 pilots and adversary air assets …

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Honeywell Receives $75M AF Turbine Engine Contract Modification


Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) has received a $75 million contract modification to support the U.S. Air Force‘s Versatile Affordable Advanced Turbine Engines III and Beyond program. The Defense Department said Monday the VAATE initiative is a collaborative effort of multiple government agencies and companies that aim to develop new turbo-propulsion engine technologies by 2017. …

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