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Cubic Exhibits Training Systems at Farnborough Airshow; Dave Buss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2018 — Cubic’s (NYSE: CUB) global defense division is showcasing its air combat and live, virtual and constructive training technologies at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow that runs through July 22 in the U.K., ExecutiveBiz reported July 12. The company said July 12 the systems it …

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Accenture, Thales Unveil Blockchain Tech for Supply Chain Security at Farnborough Air Show

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 17, 2018 — Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has collaborated with Thales to demonstrate a blockchain-based supply chain security system at the Farnborough Air Show that runs through July 22 in England, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The platform, which is based on Linux‘s Hyperledger Fabric project, is designed to detect, …

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ManTech Wins Spot on GSA’s Alliant 2 Contract for IT Services; Kevin Phillips Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 17, 2018 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) will supply information technology products and services to federal clients through the potential $50 billion multi-award Alliant 2 acquisition vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it is one of the 61 companies to participate in the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity General …

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DynCorp’s Gregory Nixon Secures Recognition for Corporate Legal Expertise; George Krivo Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 16, 2018 — Gregory Nixon, chief administrative officer and chief legal officer at DynCorp International, has been included in Savoy Magazine’s 2018 Most Influential Black Lawyers list in recognition of his legal leadership and expertise, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DynCorp said July 9 Nixon, who also serves …

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Lockheed, DARPA Conduct Integrated Multi-Platform Operation Demo for System-of-Systems Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 16, 2018 — Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Skunk Works division has collaborated with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to conduct a series of flight tests in an effort to demonstrate integrated operations between air, space, land, sea and cyber platforms in contested environments, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The …

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Northrop Develops Avionics Software for Army UH-60V Black Hawk Limited User Test

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 16, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has unveiled an avionics software that it developed as part of a contract awarded in 2014 for an upgraded version of the U.S. Army’s UH-60L Black Hawk helicopter that is set to undergo limited user testing, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The …

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Leidos Receives Army Contract for Munitions Remediation Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 16, 2018 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will help the U.S. Army in the disposal of munitions and hazardous, toxic and radioactive waste materials under a potential five-year, $27 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Army Corps of Engineers will determine funds and work locations for each order …

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Inmarsat Provides Satcom Connectivity for General Atomics RPA Trans-Atlantic Flight Test

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 16, 2018 — An Inmarsat Government L-band satellite communications system has helped General Atomics’ aeronautical systems division control an MQ-9B SkyGuardian remotely piloted aircraft on its first flight across the Atlantic, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The SwiftBroadband system, which uses the I-4 satellite network to provide worldwide connectivity, was used in …

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Parsons Tapped to Provide Architect-Engineer Services to Army Corps of Engineers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Parsons’ government services unit has won a potential $24 million contract to provide architect-engineer services to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Contract work and locations will be determined upon each order in the firm-fixed-price deal, which will run through July …

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Microsoft to Launch Chat-Based Collaboration Hub for US Government Cloud Users

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has unveiled a chat-based workspace designed to support government cloud users as they communicate, collaborate, manage tools and access files, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. US Government Cloud Community clients will be able to use the Microsoft Teams workspace beginning July 17 …

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