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Ultra Electronics Closes Buy of Kratos’ US, UK Electronic Products Business

British manufacturing conglomerate Ultra Electronics Holdings has completed its purchase of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions‘ (Nasdaq: KTOS) U.S. and U.K. electronic products business for $260 million in cash and $5 million in taxes incurred. Kratos said Monday its net cash proceeds from the transaction are $232.4 million after a $2 million escrow for purchase price adjustments, a $7.6 million working capital …

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Raytheon Gets Extension for O&M Services at NASA Facilities; Dave Wajsgras Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential four-year, $101.9 million extension to its contract with NASA‘s Johnson Space Center to provide services to the Neutral Buoyancy Lab and Space Vehicle Mockup Facility. The company said Friday it will provide continued maintenance, operations and engineering support for the facilities. Dave Wajsgras, president of …

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Navy Picks ViaSat, Data Link Solutions for MIDS-LVT Support

The U.S. Navy has awarded contracts worth a total of $880.8 million to ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) and Data Link Solutions for the production and maintenance of the Multifunctional Information Distribution System Low Volume Terminal. The Defense Department said Friday ViaSat will provide support under a $514.3 million contract while Data Link Solutions, a joint venture of BAE …

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Air Force Picks 22 Companies for $490M Contract Under ‘Agile Acquisition’ Program

The U.S. Air Force has awarded spots on a $490 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract under the Agile Acquisition program to 13 large businesses and nine small businesses. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract covers pre-program, technology development, engineering, manufacturing and production activities for new-build or modified systems. Ten large business and 13 …

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CGI Awarded $124M to Continue Army Training Program Support; Pat Dougherty Comments

CGI (NYSE: GIB) will provide program management and technical support to the U.S. Army‘s Training and Doctrine Command Intelligence Directorate under a potential five-year, $124 million contract. The company said Thursday the award is a re-compete of a previous contract to support TRADOC G2 in the delivery of the operating environment for Army training …

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Army Picks 4 Small Businesses For $995M Support Contract

The U.S. Army has chosen four small businesses to support the Intelligence and Information Warfare Directorate under a $994.7 million cost-plus-fixed-fee task order contract. The Defense Department said Wednesday the contractors will provide support through May 7, 2018. DoD listed the following chosen companies: Adams Communication & Engineering Technology DHPC Technologies Eoir …

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American Systems Buys EM Business Holdings; Peter Smith Comments

American Systems has completed its acquisition of EM Business Holdings, which will add more than 150 professionals to the former’s workforce in support of efforts to expand its footprint in several business areas. American Systems said Tuesday EMBH will become part of its human capital and managed services group under Vice President …

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Honor Guiney, Mark Bagget Join MSi; David Drescher Comments

Mission Secure Inc. has added Honor Guiney and Mark Bagget to its leadership team to serve as chief operations officer and vice president of industrial control systems, respectively. MSi CEO David Drescher said in a statement released Monday that Guiney and Bagget bring experience in delivering cyber defenses to help customers in the energy …

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Army Seeks Sources to Deploy Driver’s Vision Enhancer Systems to Vehicles

The U.S. Army is seeking information on potential sources to provide engineering and production services to support the deployment of the Driver’s Vision Enhancer – Family of Systems to combat and tactical wheeled vehicles. In a notice posted Wednesday on FedBizOpps, the Army Contracting Command said it is looking for vendors …

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Huntington Ingalls Promotes Nicolas Schuck to Controller, Chief Accounting Officer

Nicolas Schuck, formerly assistant controller at the Newport News Shipbuilding division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII), has been promoted to the roles of controller and chief accounting officer at the aircraft carrier constructor. Huntington Ingalls said Thursday Schuck will be responsible for functions related to SEC reports, taxation, benefits accounting, government financial relations and compliance …

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