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ACT I Appoints Shawn Boykin to VP Role; Neil Albert Quoted

Shawn Boykin, a former director of business development at Vencore and AECOM (NYSE: ACM), has been appointed vice president and management of operations at Advanced Concepts and Technologies International‘s newly established operation in Huntsville, Ala. He will serve as the liaison for the acquisition management services contractor’s various efforts to support partners …

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DARPA Awards Seven Spots on Potential $850M Technical, Analytical Services IDIQ

Seven companies have won spots on a potential five-year, $850 million contract to provide technical and analytical support services to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. DARPA received 12 offers for the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract through a competitive acquisition process, the Defense Department said Monday. Contractors will vie for cost-reimbursable, fixed-price …

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Lockheed to Design Hypersonic Weapon Tech Under Potential $480M Air Force Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a potential $480 million contract to design a second hypersonic weapon technology for the service branch. Lockheed’s missiles and fire control business will support critical design review, test and production readiness efforts under the Air-Launched Rapid Response Weapon program, the Defense Department said Monday. Work under …

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Aerospace Industry Vet Brendan Curran to Head Boeing’s AvionX Business

Brendan Curran, formerly president of Crane Co.’s aerospace and electronics group, has been named president of a Boeing (NYSE: BA) business organization that produces avionics and electronics systems. The more than 20-year aerospace industry veteran will lead the AvionX organization and Boeing’s aftermarket strategy across the defense, commercial and services businesses in his new …

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DISA Selects MC Dean for Potential $96M IT Support Contract

M.C. Dean has won a potential five-year, $95.9 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency to provide information technology services to the U.S. Navy‘s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic and U.S. European Command. The Defense Department said Monday the company will design, develop, procure, fabricate, configure, integrate, install and perform logistics …

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Perspecta Gets $96M Army Data Collection Support Follow-On Contract; Mac Curtis Quoted

Perspecta’s (NYSE: PRSP) Vencore subsidiary has won a potential five-year, $96 million follow-on contract to continue to provide review and data collection support services for the U.S. Army’s ground combat and aviation systems and tactical wheeled vehicles. The Sample Data Collection and Analysis contract also covers operational sustainment analysis and health usage monitoring …

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Raytheon, Leonardo DRS to Produce FLIR Camera Spare Parts for Army

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and Leonardo DRS’ network and imaging systems business have each won a five-year, $79.3 million contract to provide spare parts for the U.S. Army‘s second-generation forward-looking infrared cameras. The Defense Department said Friday the two companies will produce the components for FLIR Block 1 B kits under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts from …

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