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AECOM to Provide Navy Radar Systems Support Via SeaPort-e Task Order


TYSONS CORNER, VA August 27, 2015 — AECOM (NYSE: ACM) will provide technical support for the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division under a $45 million task order awarded through the SeaPort-e platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. AECOM said the contract includes a one-year base period and four option years, and ...

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Navy Continues Endurance Flight Tests on Northrop MQ-8C Unmanned Helicopter


TYSONS CORNER, VA August 26, 2015 — The U.S. Navy and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) continue to perform capability-based testing on the MQ-8C Fire Scout, ahead of operational evaluation later in the year, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Northrop said the unmanned helicopter’s latest endurance flight lasted 11 hours out to a ...

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Navy Awards Textron Subsidiary $581M Contract Modification for Helicopter, Fuel Kit Production


Textron‘s (NYSE: TXT) Bell Helicopter subsidiary has been awarded a three-year, $581.1 million contract modification to build UH-1Y Venom and AH-1Z Viper helicopters for the U.S. Marine Corps and Pakistani military. Bell Helicopter will produce and deliver a total of 35 utility and attack helicopter units along with 21 auxiliary ...

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Raytheon to Support Navy Over-The-Horizon Radar System for $65M

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Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) integrated defense systems business will provide engineering and program support for the over-the-horizon radar system of the U.S. Navy‘s Forces Surveillance Support Center under a $65.1 million contract. The Defense Department said Monday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, sole-source contract covers an ordering period of four years. Raytheon will perform work in Virginia, ...

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Navy Sets October At-Sea Tests for F-35C Onboard USS Eisenhower

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TYSONS CORNER, VA August 24, 2015 — The U.S. Navy has set a timetable for the next phase of at-sea testing of the F-35C Lightning II, the carrier variant of Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) fifth-generation joint strike fighter, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The upcoming sea trials will be held onboard the USS ...

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USNI News: Lockheed to Secure Combat Mgmt System Contract for Navy’s Future Frigates


The Naval Sea Systems Command has announced plans to award a contract to Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to provide a common combat management platform for future frigates, USNI News reported Wednesday. Megan Eckstein writes the service branch’s intention to award the sole-source contract to Lockheed comes after its decision to ...

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ASMD Gets $100M Navy Design, Engineering Services IDIQ for Defense Policy Review Initiative With Japan


The U.S. Navy has awarded ASMD a potential five-year, $100 million contract to provide engineering and design services for the construction of facilities and other infrastructure under the Defense Policy Review Initiative of the U.S. and Japanese government. The Defense Department said Friday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers the execution of ...

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Navy Picks ViaSat, Data Link Solutions for MIDS-LVT Support

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The U.S. Navy has awarded contracts worth a total of $880.8 million to ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) and Data Link Solutions for the production and maintenance of the Multifunctional Information Distribution System Low Volume Terminal. The Defense Department said Friday ViaSat will provide support under a $514.3 million contract while Data Link Solutions, a joint venture of BAE ...

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Potomac River Group to Administer US Navy Polygraph Exams


Potomac River Group LLC has won a $35.3 million contract to administer the Naval Criminal Investigative Service’s polygraph examinations. The company will perform the task under the U.S. Navy’s Insider Threat program, the Defense Department said Thursday. The ordering period for the contract runs for 60 months. Potomac River Group ...

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Northrop Awarded LCS Mission Package Integration Work


TYSONS CORNER, VA August 18, 2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $38.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide integration work for mine warfare mission packages involving littoral combat ships, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Majority of the contract will be carried out in Bethpage, New York, ...

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