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Report: Army Taps 4 Firms for Patriot Radar Replacement Concept Design Contracts

The U.S. Army has awarded separate contracts to four companies to develop concept designs that will be used to determine the requirements for a new platform to replace its Patriot air-and-missile defense radar system, Defense News reported Wednesday. Contract recipients include Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) …

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L3 Subsidiary to Develop Simulator for Army Nuclear Effects Laboratory

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 17, 2017 — An L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) subsidiary will design, build and test a simulation platform for the U.S. Army‘s nuclear effects laboratory at the White Sands Missile Range under an $18.5 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday L3 Applied Technologies will also integrate, manage, document …

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Former Army CIO Robert Ferrell Named WWT Federal Strategy VP

Robert Ferrell, a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general, has joined World Wide Technology as vice president of federal strategy. Bryan Thomas, VP of federal sales at WWT, said in a statement published Monday Ferrell will become a member of WWT’s federal leadership team and support the company in its innovation …

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PAE-Parsons JV Eyes Logistics Work Under Army LOGCAP V Contract; Carey Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 16, 2017 — PAE has partnered with Parsons to create a joint venture in pursuit of a potential $82 billion contract for global facility and logistical services to the U.S. Army over 10 years, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 6. The PAE-Parsons Global Logistics Services JV plans to bid on …

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SAIC, Partners Offer Prototype for Army ‘Mobile Protected Firepower’ Vehicle Program; Jim Scanlon Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 16, 2017 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and industry partners CMI Defense and ST Kinetics will jointly develop a ground combat vehicle prototype that the team aims to offer for the U.S. Army‘s Mobile Protected Firepower program, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 6. ST Kinetics’ Next Generation Armored Fighting …

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DynCorp Tapped for Base Camp Support to Relief Operations in Puerto Rico

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 13, 2017 — DynCorp International will provide base camp support services for military and civilian personnel involved in post-Hurricane Maria relief operations in Puerto Rico under an estimated $75 million contract change order from the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it received the change order …

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General Atomics Focuses MQ-1C Gray Eagle Production on Extended-Range Variant

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2017 — A General Atomics business unit has updated its production line for the MQ-1C Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system to focus on the extended-range variant in support of the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has completed work on the …

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Vencore Named Title Sponsor of Cyber Electromagnetic Activity Symposium

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2017 — Vencore will serve as the title sponsor of the Cyber Electromagnetic Activity Symposium in Maryland from Oct. 16 to 19 in support of the Association of Old Crows and the U.S. Army’s program executive office for intelligence, electronic warfare and sensors, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. …

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General Dynamics Rolls Out 1st Abrams Tank System Enhancement Package v3 to Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 11, 2017 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has delivered the first of six initial production units of the latest M1A2 Abrams main battle tank with updated electronics, weapons and protection systems to the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The service branch said Monday the M1A2 System Enhancement Package Version 3 …

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Raytheon Works on Missiles, Cyber, Other Tech for Warfighter Readiness

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is looking into new and updated technologies that will work to advance the readiness of the U.S. Army for future battlefield operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said its technology development efforts in support of warfighter readiness are focused on the …

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