In 2018, the U.S. Air Force is expected to begin launching the most powerful GPS satellites ever designed and built – GPS III. Today, GPS III satellites are in full production at Lockheed Martin’s GPS III Processing Facility near Denver, a $128 million, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility, itself designed in a virtual reality environment to maximize satellite production effectiveness and efficiency. For more information about GPS III: http://www.lockheedmartin.com/gps
Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has won a potential eight-year, $210M contract from the U.S. Navy to provide operations support for Isa Air Base in Bahrain and the installation's outlying support facilities.
Douglas Helton, a nearly 36-year veteran of the aviation industry, has joined Noblis' federal civilian solutions mission area as business development director for transportation systems.