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Army Sustainment Command Selects CGI for Logistics Systems Support

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — CGI (NYSE: GIB) will assist the U.S. Army with logistics systems development under a five-year contract worth $56 million, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CGI said the work is in support of the Integrated Materiel Management Operations Systems program, which the Army Sustainment Command uses ...

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Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Extends Asset Tracking Support Work for Army Logistics

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) will continue to provide support for the U.S. Army’s global asset tracking operations for $14 million under a recompete win with an eight-month base period of performance, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. “The men and women of Engility have proudly supported this vital ...

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Carlos Solari Appointed Mission Secure Inc. CIO; David Drescher Comments

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Security, policy and management professional and former White House Chief Information Officer Carlos Solari has joined Mission Secure Inc. as CIO and will be in charge of cyber defense. The company said Wednesday Solari has more than 20 years of experience in public service from work in the federal government and law enforcement ...

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Navistar Defense to Produce Medium Tactical Vehicles for Afghanistan

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Navistar Defense LLC has been selected to supply medium tactical vehicles for Afghanistan under a $368,932,767 foreign military sales contract with the U.S. Army. The Lisle, Illinois-based company will produce the 2,293 vehicles at facilities in Mississippi, Tennessee, Wisconsin, Ohio and Pennsylvania through Nov. 30, 2019, the Defense Department said ...

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Army Selects Northrop for Common Infrared Countermeasure Program Support

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The U.S. Army has selected Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) to continue its engineering and manufacturing work for the Common Infrared Countermeasure program under a $35.37 million firm-fixed-price hybrid contract. Northrop will perform work in Illinois through Oct. 28, 2017, the Defense Department said Friday CIRCM is an infrared laser-based countermeasure system that works to protect ...

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Army Performs Ground Launch Test on Raytheon AIM-9X Block II Missile

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 27, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday on the U.S. Army holding a test-fire session of the AIM-9X Block II missile using a prototype IFPC ground launcher to evaluate the Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) projectile’s intercept-and-destroy capabilities. In the demonstration, the air-to-air missile locked onto, blocked and destroyed ...

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Ken Asbury: CACI Expands IR Tech Work with New Army S3 Task Order

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 26, 2015 — The U.S. Army has awarded CACI International (NYSE: CACI) a $28 million, 22-month task order to provide technical support for CERDEC under the Strategic Services Sourcing contract vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The work, which will also include engineering and program management assistance, will be ...

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Army Launches 2nd Missile-Detecting Airship at Aberdeen

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 24, 2015 — The U.S. Army has deployed the second of two 250-foot aerostats meant to detect potential missile threats as part of the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) tethered airships, floating 10,000 feet ...

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Army Renews BAE Rocket Propellant Grains Contract

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 24, 2015 — BAE Systems will continue to produce propulsion components for the U.S. Army’s Hydra 70 rockets from 2016 to 2017 under a $50 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. BAE said Thursday it has been making Mk 90 propellant grains for the Defense Department at ...

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CGI Awarded $124M to Continue Army Training Program Support; Pat Dougherty Comments

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CGI (NYSE: GIB) will provide program management and technical support to the U.S. Army‘s Training and Doctrine Command Intelligence Directorate under a potential five-year, $124 million contract. The company said Thursday the award is a re-compete of a previous contract to support TRADOC G2 in the delivery of the operating environment for Army training ...

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