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Maxar Shareholders OK US Incorporation; Howard Lance Quoted

Shareholders at Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) cleared the company’s plan for U.S. domestication at a special meeting held Friday in Westminster, Colo. The company said Friday holders of approximately 76 percent of outstanding and issued shares in Maxar voted in the meeting with 99.8 percent approving the firm’s U.S. incorporation. …

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Air Force Taps Northrop, Space Vector for $424M Suborbital Launch Services Contract

Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) innovation systems business, formerly Orbital ATK, and Space Vector have landed spots under a potential seven-year, $424M contract for suborbital launch services in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s Sounding Rocket Program-4. Efforts under the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract are intended to help USAF …

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Booz Allen, WBB, Cydecor Win Spots on $70M Navy Info Dominance Mgmt Support IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has selected Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), Cydecor and Whitney, Bradley and Brown to help the military service manage the warfighting, manpower and business transformation initiatives under a potential $69.9M indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. All three contractors will primarily support the Navy’s Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Dominance, the Defense Department …

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Peraton to Extend NASA Space Comms Support Under $243M Contract; Roger Mason Quoted

Peraton will continue to provide telemetry, tracking and command services to NASA’s Space Communications Network Services program under a one-year, $243M contract extension. The company said Thursday it will help the Goddard Space Flight Center plan and engineer the mission integration process  for near-Earth and space communications connectivity. SCNS serves as the …

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SAIC, Engility Set Jan. 11 Shareholder Vote on $2.5B Merger Deal

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and Engility (NYSE: EGL) will each conduct a shareholder meeting on Jan. 11 to decide on proposals associated with SAIC’s proposed $2.5B purchase of the Chantilly, Va.-based engineering services contractor. Shareholders of record as of Nov. 29 are expected to receive on Dec. 4 the …

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Lockheed Receives $349M Navy Contract to Build F-35 Developmental Lab, Flight Test Infrastructure

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a potential $348.9M contract to provide infrastructure for F-35 developmental laboratories and flight tests. The infrastructure will support the fighter aircraft program’s development, production and sustainment efforts, the Defense Department said Thursday. DoD noted the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract combines purchases from the Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force …

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Report: NGA Could Put $830M in FY 2019 Contracts Up for Competition

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s updated forecast for contracting opportunities shows that nine potential solicitations totaling between $460M and over $830M could be awarded in fiscal year 2019, Bloomberg Government reported Thursday. The nine potential contracts for FY 2019 are: Digital Engineering Foundational Engineering GEOINT Tradecraft Learning Program ITEMS Transport II …

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USAF Awards Lockheed $172M Contract for Lot 2 Long-Range Anti-Ship Missiles

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a potential three-year, $172.1M to manufacture a second batch of Long-Range Anti-Ship Missiles. Lockheed’s missiles and fire control business will build 50 lot 2 LRSMs for the military service at a contractor facility in Orlando, the Defense Department said Thursday. The Pentagon expects the …

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