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Former Boeing Exec Tom Glaub Named ULA Finance Chief

Tom Glaub, a more than 25-year veteran of Boeing (NYSE: BA), has joined United Launch Alliance as chief financial officer. He will oversee ULA’s finance organization and its fiscal and fiduciary functions in his new position, the Lockheed Martin (NYSE LMT)-Boeing joint venture said June 28. Glaub most recently served as CFO of the vertical lift …

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HPE to Supply ARM-Based Supercomputer to DOE for NNSA Modeling & Simulation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2018 — Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) will provide a supercomputer to the Energy Department to support the science, energy and national security modeling and simulation workloads of the National Nuclear Security Administration, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. HPE said Monday the ARM-based Astra supercomputer will work to …

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General Dynamics Tapped to Update Navy School’s Satellite Simulator; Manny Mora Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 18, 2018 — The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) mission systems unit a contract to update and maintain a satellite simulator at the Naval Postgraduate School’s Spacecraft Research and Design Center/Adaptive Optics Center of Excellence, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the simulator …

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Northrop Grumman Wins $434M State Dept. Consular Systems Modernization Contract

The State Department announced in a Federal Business Opportunities notice posted Tuesday that it will award a $434.2 million contract to Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) for updates on a platform that works to process visas, passports and emergency services to U.S. nationals based abroad. Northrop will support the ConsularOne program by providing …

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Torch Technologies to Help Army Update Simulation, Prototyping Tools Under $221M Contract

Torch Technologies has received a potential five-year, $221.3 million contract to provide modernization and sustainment services to the U.S. Army‘s system simulation and development directorate. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will help the directorate update a suite of missile modeling, hardware-in-the-loop and prototyping platforms. Work will run through May …

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Kratos Expands Florida Hub for Military Training & Simulation Programs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 8, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has unveiled an expansion to its facility in Florida for training and simulation programs in support of the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the campus in Orlando has added 50,000 square feet of …

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Kratos Supplies Simulators for AF Global Strike Command’s Aerial Gunnery Training

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 3, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has provided its aerial gunnery simulator technology through a contract with KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) government services business to help the Air Force Global Strike Command train special mission aviators, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. KBRwyle tapped Kratos to deliver …

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Aerospace Industry Vet John Elbon Joins ULA as COO; Tory Bruno Comments

John Elbon, a 35-year veteran of Boeing (NYSE: BA), has succeeded Dan Collins as chief operating officer at United Launch Alliance. ULA said Thursday Elbon most recently served as vice president and general manager of the space exploration division at Boeing’s defense, space and security business. In this capacity, he led the …

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HII Kicks Off Project to Restore Pascagoula East Bank Shipbuilding Facilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 16, 2018 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) will reactivate its shipbuilding facilities on the Pascagoula River’s east bank in Mississippi in preparation for future naval ship construction and modernization programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. HII said Thursday the two-year project, which will restore the original Ingalls …

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ULA Launches Orbital ATK-Built Satellites for Air Force Mission; Chris Long Comments

An experimental satellite that Orbital ATK built for the U.S. Air Force took off Saturday aboard United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Orbital ATK said Sunday the ESPA Augmented Geostationary Laboratory Experiment satellite that launched as part of the Air Force Space …

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