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McAleese & Associates: Michael Griffin Wants DoD to Build ‘Proliferated LEO’ Constellation

McAleese & Associates has released a report on key takeaways from the remarks of Michael Griffin, undersecretary for research and engineering at the Department of Defense and a 2019 Wash100 award winner, at a Chamber of Commerce event held Tuesday. Griffin said the Pentagon must have a dedicated proliferated LEO system or constellation of small satellites in low-Earth orbit designed for the existential U.S. survival mission.

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McAleese & Associates: Michael Griffin on Space-Based Sensor Layer, Other Defense Tech Priorities

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has released a report that outlines some of the technology priorities of Michael Griffin, undersecretary for research and engineering at the Defense Department. One of the priorities is the need to accelerate the deployment of a space-based sensor layer to defend against hypersonic threats as …

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John Gilligan Joins Schafer as President, COO; Michael Griffin Comments

John Gilligan, formerly president of information technology and cybersecurity consulting firm Gilligan Group, has joined Arlington, Va.-based technical services and engineering contractor Schafer Corp. as president and chief operating officer. The 25-year government and industry veteran will oversee Schafer’s day-to-day operations and help to set and communicate the company’s strategic …

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Schafer Names Applied Signal, Harris Vet Mark Andersson COO; Michael Griffin Comments

Schafer Corp. has appointed Mark Andersson, most recently chief operating officer at Applied Signal Technology, to serve as president and COO. Schafer said the appointment is effective Jan. 1, 2013. Andersson helped lead Applied Signal through its $490 million sale to Raytheon (RTN), according to Schafer. “His expertise and experience …

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Schafer Names Former NASA Head Michael Griffin CEO; Jeff Siegal Comments

Schafer Corp. has appointed former NASA Administrator Michael Griffin chairman and CEO, the company announced Tuesday. He led the space agency between 2005 and 2009 and has also served as president and chief operating officer of In-Q-Tel, the U.S. intelligence community’s venture capital arm. He also held several positions at …

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Michael Gulino Named FCI Enterprises President, CEO

Michael Gulino, formerly executive chairman and corporate strategist at FCI Enterprises, has been named president and CEO of the Chantilly, Va.-based government technology and financial services contractor. Gulino will be responsible for the company’s operations and focus on growth efforts and business development initiatives, FCI said Thursday. He joined FCI …

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CSC Taps Michael Maier to Pursue Major Contracts as VP in Public Sector Group; Alan Weakley Comments

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has appointed Michael W. Maier to its new position of vice president of Air Force range programs for its North American public sector operations. Maier will lead CSC’s pursuit of the multi-billion dollar launch and test range system and integrated support contracts. InSpace 21, a CSC and Honeywell (NYSE: …

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MDA Seeks Proposals for Next-Generation Interceptor Program

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The Missile Defense Agency has released a solicitation for the Next-Generation Interceptor program, Defense News reported Friday. MDA requested $664.1M in fiscal 2021 funds for NGI, which replaces the Redesigned Kill Vehicle program as part of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense System designed to defend the U.S. against ballistic missile defense threats.

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