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L-3 to Integrate Mission Systems on Coast Guard C-130J Aircraft


A division of L-3 Communications (NYSE:LLL) will manufacture, test and install mission systems on two C-130J long-range surveillance planes under a potential five-year, $93 million contract with the U.S. Coast Guard. Texas-based L-3 Platform Integration will also carry out mission system integration work on three additional C-130J baseline-configuration aircraft and …

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Balan Ayyar Adds President Role at Sevatec

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Balan Ayyar has been named president of Sevatec in addition to his role as chief operating officer at the Fairfax, Va.-based technology services provider. Ayyar will expand his responsibility to include oversight of the firm’s operations, growth and delivery teams, Sevatec said Thursday. The 26-year Air Force veteran joined the company in August …

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Dutch Air Force Orders Lockheed Targeting Pods for F-16 Fleet

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 6, 2015 — The Netherlands has ordered 26 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Sniper targeting pods and related equipment, training and support from the U.S. for the Dutch air force’s fleet of F-16 fighter aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Lockheed said it expects to complete delivery early next year and …

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Boeing Completes Updates to Air Force F-22 Simulator Display

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 6, 2015 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has completed upgrades to the U.S. Air Force’s F-22 aircraft simulator displays as part of the military branch’s efforts to build its combat airpower, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Boeing said all mission training centers for Raptor aircraft pilots at Tyndall, Hickam, Elmendorf and …

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Northrop Awarded $203M Air Force Global Hawk Maintenance Contract

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Northrop Grumman has received a one-year, $203,559,738 contract modification to maintain the U.S. Air Force’s fleet of Global Hawk unmanned aircraft. The company will perform planning, operations and maintenance services under the option from a previously-awarded contract, the Defense Department said Friday. Northrop will perform work in San Diego through Sept. …

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Air Force Research Lab Chooses Cubic to Develop, Demo LVC Training System


TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 2, 2015 — U.S. Air Force has selected Cubic (NYSE: CUB) Global Defense to develop, test and demonstrate a live, virtual and constructive airborne combat training system for the Air Force Research Lab, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Cubic said Wednesday it will perform work on the award as systems …

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EPAWSS Prime Boeing Subcontracts BAE to Develop EW System for F-15


The U.S. Air Force has named Boeing (NYSE: BA) the prime contractor on the $4 billion Eagle Passive Active Warning Survivability System program to upgrade the electronic warfare and threat detection functions of F-15 aircraft. The company said Thursday EPAWSS will replace the Tactical Electronic Warfare System on approximately 400 F-15E and F-15C jets …

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CAE, Wyle to Help Train US Air Force Aircraft Crews Under $275M IDIQ

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CAE USA and Wyle Laboratories have received an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a combined value of $275 million to train U.S. Air Force crews on flying various types of aircraft. The companies will develop initial, recurrent and instructor aircrew training for 43 types of aircraft, the Defense Department said Thursday. Wyle and CAE …

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CH2M Hill Wins Position on USAF’s $950M Construction Services IDIQ


CH2M Hill will compete for task orders to support military construction and family housing programs of the U.S. Air Force over the next seven years under a potential $950 million contract. Work also covers architect and engineering design services to the Air Force Civil Engineer and the military service is …

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United Launch Alliance Lands $233M US Air Force Launch Vehicle Contract Modification

Launch of Atlas V MUOS-2, July 19, 2013 from Cape Canaveral AFS

United Launch Alliance has received a $232,939,333 contract modification to configure the U.S. Air Force’s launch vehicles. The award fulfills one of the requirements under the launch vehicle production services contract for the Air Force Atlas V 411 and Delta IV, the Defense Department said Wednesday. ULA will carry out …

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