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Boeing, Lockheed Secure Design Work on Navy’s Extra Large UUV Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 19, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) are working to develop designs for an extra large unmanned undersea vehicle after the U.S. Navy awarded the companies two separate contracts for the program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. USNI News reported Tuesday the service branch has …

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Dave Bolcar, Bill Smith Promoted to VP Ranks at HII Newport News Shipbuilding

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has promoted two executives to vice president roles at its Newport News Shipbuilding division as part of the company’s business transformation efforts in support of the U.S. Navy. Dave Bolcar, formerly director of the Columbia-class submarine program at the division, will serve as VP of submarine construction …

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General Dynamics Unit to Continue Navy Shipyard Support in Connecticut, South Carolina

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 17, 2017 — A General Dynamics subsidiary (NYSE: GD) will continue to provide shipyard services in support of the U.S. Navy‘s nuclear-powered submarines and moored training ships under a $28.6 million exercised contract option, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday General Dynamics Electric Boat will procure or …

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Raytheon’s Joint Standoff Weapon C-1 Variant Deployed to Navy After FOC Designation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 16, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) latest Joint Standoff Weapon system variant has reached full operational capability under the U.S. Navy in support of its deployment to the fleet, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Navy said Wednesday the network-enabled JSOW C-1 air-to-ground weapon, which has already been fielded to all …

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Navy Seeks Proposals From 4 Companies for Future Carrier-Based Aerial Refueling Drone

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 13, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA), General Atomics, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) are potential bidders on the U.S. Navy‘s procurement program for a carrier-based unmanned aerial refueling tanker, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. USNI News reported Tuesday the Navy sent a request for proposals …

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BAE to Produce More Rocket Laser-Guidance Kits Under New Navy Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2017 — BAE Systems will provide additional Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System guidance kits under a $59.5 million follow-on contract from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the APKWS guidance kits are designed to convert standard-size unguided rockets into laser-guided munitions in support of U.S. military and …

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General Atomics Unit Gets EMALS, AAG Spare Parts Delivery Order From Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 11, 2017 — A General Atomics business unit will provide spare parts to help sustain the USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier’s Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System and Advanced Arresting Gear system under a delivery order from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems will supply an …

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HII Technical Solutions Unit to Deliver Training Services for Navy C4ISR Systems; Andy Green Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 9, 2017 — A division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) will assist in the U.S. Navy‘s training efforts on command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems under a potential $43 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 29. The company said Sept. 28 its technical solutions division …

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Northrop to Support Navy Triton UAV Sustainment Under $66M Task Order

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 9, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide test and maintenance services for the U.S. Navy‘s MQ-4C Triton unmanned aerial vehicles under a $66.3 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Defense Department said Thursday Northrop Grumman Systems received the task order as part of a basic ordering …

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Lockheed, Austal USA Secure Navy LCS Construction Contracts

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Austal’s U.S. arm have received six-year contracts worth $584.2 million each to help the U.S. Navy build Littoral Combat Ships. The contract modification awarded to Austal USA covers LCS design, planning, construction and testing activities in exercise of an option to a previously awarded contract, the …

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