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BAE Systems, AMMROC to Continue Hawk Trainer Aircraft Support for UAE

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 17, 2017 — BAE Systems has entered into an agreement to continue its partnership with the Advanced Military Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Center in the United Arab Emirates to provide support for that country’s Hawk trainer aircraft fleet, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The teaming arrangement with the UAE-based joint venture …

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CA Launches Open Source Software Dev’t Contest to Support Gov’t Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 17, 2017 — CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) has launched a software development competition that seeks new open source technologies that will work to build on citizen experience with government agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the CA Smart Government Challenge will provide an opportunity for U.S.-based developers …

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Deloitte to Deliver MHS Program Management Support Under $62M DHA Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 17, 2017 — Deloitte‘s consulting business will provide program management support to Defense Health Agency requirements managers working on the Military Health System under a potential $62.4 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will aid the development and management of MHS information management and …

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CSRA to Support Navy, FMS Seahawk Helicopter Updates

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 17, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) will support updates to the H-60 Seahawk multi-mission helicopter under a $38.5 million task order from U.S. Navy via the Rapid Response – Third Generation contract vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the task order covers design, fabrication, assembly, rapid prototyping and system installation activities …

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General Atomics, Intelsat Test Reaper UAS Beam Switching on EpicNG Satellite

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 17, 2017 — General Atomics has collaborated with a subsidiary of Intelsat (NYSE: I) to test the beam switching capability of a Block 5 Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aircraft system connected to the Intelsat 29e satellite, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Intelsat General said Wednesday the test worked to demonstrate the first in-flight …

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CTC-UDRI Joint Venture Lands AFRL Task Orders for Energy Mgmt Support; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — A Concurrent Technologies Corp. joint venture with the University of Dayton Research Institute is working to support the U.S. Air Force‘s energy management and efficiency efforts as part of task orders worth $3 million combined, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Nov. 9 the E2 Technologies JV received …

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Gene Colabatistto: CAE’s UAV Training Systems Integrator Deal With UAE to Drive New Business Model

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — CAE will roll out an unmanned aerial vehicle training system to the United Arab Emirates as the country’s selected training systems integrator, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Aviation Week reported Monday that Gene Colabatistto, president of CAE’s defense and security group, noted that the company’s role of systems integrator …

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Accenture Gets FedRAMP Clearance for Cloud-Based Data Analytics Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services unit has secured provisional authorization for its platform-as-a-service cloud technology under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Accenture Insights Platform for Government offering with moderate-impact level authorization works to provide federal …

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Inmarsat Sets Web-Based Messaging Service for Maritime Safety Info Providers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — Inmarsat has launched a new service that will facilitate international broadcast and automatic reception for the distribution of maritime safety information, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday SafetyNET II works to advance efforts to update the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System and transition maritime safety …

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Jacobs Opens New Mumbai Office for Global Integrated Delivery Services in India

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — Jacobs (NYSE: JEC) has unveiled a new facility in Navi Mumbai, India, that will serve to support the expansion of its global integrated delivery services presence in the country, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Gigaplex Office is designed to house more than 2,000 …

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