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Army Selects 5 Companies for Rapid Prototyping Program Munitions Tech


The U.S. Army has chosen five companies to work on the design and development of next-generation munitions under the $200 million Rapid Prototyping and Technology Initiative – Generation 2 program, Military & Aerospace reported Tuesday. John Keller writes that the contractors will work with the Army Armament, Research, Development and Engineering ...

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Potomac Officers Club Announces Speakers for CIO Series


TYSONS CORNER, VA., ‘June 26, 2015 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — announced speakers that will be part of the CIO Speakers Series. The CIO Series will consist of five individual events to be held on July 16, Aug 6, Aug 20, Sept 2, Sept ...

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General Atomics Gets $121M Modification on Gray Eagle UAS Production Contract with Army


General Atomics has received a $121.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to build Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft systems and satellite data terminals. The award covers production of 19 Gray Eagles and 19 satcom terminals and is a modification to a potential $200 million contract the company was awarded ...

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Oshkosh Defense to Refresh US Army Mobility Trucks, Palletized Load Systems


Oshkosh Defense (NYSE: OSK) has been awarded a $780,396,541 contract to recapitalize the U.S. Army’s heavy expanded mobility tactical trucks and palletized load systems. The company will also update 1,022 new palletized load system trailers, specialty kits, logistical and test support, and related items, the Defense Department said Thursday. Oshkosh Defense will ...

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Boeing Extends Army Rotorcraft Support Through 2019

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TYSONS CORNER, VA June 16, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has sealed a new deal to keep servicing AH-64 Apache and CH-47 Chinook helicopters for the U.S. Army through 2019, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Work on the contract continues Boeing’s partnership with the Corpus Christi Army Depot, which ...

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Boeing Awarded $238M Army Helicopter Maintenance Services Extension; Tim Sassenrath Comments

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The U.S. Army has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a potential five-year, $238 million contract to continue to provide repair and overhaul services for AH-64 Apache and CH-47 Chinook military helicopters. Boeing said Friday it has helped maintain the multirole helicopters at a depot in Corpus Christi, Texas, since 2004. “Our ...

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Canadian Commercial Corp. to Help US Army Procure Sensors


The U.S. Army has awarded Canadian Commercial Corp. in Ottawa, Canada a $70 million contract to acquire MX sensor systems and related equipment for the military service. The contract also covers the provision of sensor technology integration, repair, engineering, configuration, quality assurance services, the Defense Department said Wednesday. Canadian Commercial ...

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Brian Keller: Saab to Produce US Army Camouflage Systems


Saab has been selected to supply camouflage equipment to the U.S. Army over the next six months. The company’s camouflage systems are designed to protect camps, vehicles and humans from sensors, Saab said Thursday. “We are proud to be able to continue to deliver state-of-the-art solutions to the U.S. Army,” said Brian ...

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Rob Carey Joins Vencore as Navy, Marine Corps Programs VP; Mac Curtis Comments

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Rob Carey, formerly public sector cybersecurity chief at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), has joined Vencore as vice president of U.S. Navy and Marine Corps programs within the Chantilly, Va.-based company’s defense group. He will be responsible for Vencore’s systems integration, research and data analytics business for Navy and Marine Corps ...

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Jacobs Awarded Engineering Support Extension for Nat’l Guard

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Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will continue to provide design and construction support services for the U.S. Army and Air National Guard under a potential five-year, $45 million task order. The company said Tuesday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers construction and environmental documentation, research, surveys and other architectural design services through April 2020. ...

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