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Navy Vet David Johnson Named L3 Strategy SVP for Comms & Networked Systems Segment

David Johnson, a 36-year veteran of the U.S. Navy, has joined L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) senior vice president of strategy for the company’s communications and networked systems business segment. L3 said Tuesday the retired vice admiral will oversee the segment’s business development, systems engineering, initiatives and programs. Johnson retired from the military …

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Zoll Wins Potential $400M DLA Contract to Supply Patient Monitoring, Capital Equipment

ZOLL Medical has won a potential 10-year, $400M contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply armed forces and federal civilian agencies with patient monitoring and capital equipment systems. DLA received 36 proposals for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive acquisition process, the Department of Defense said Tuesday. The IDIQ has …

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Smiths Detection to Supply DHS Radiation Portal Monitors Under Potential $291M IDIQ

Smiths Detection has received a potential $291M contract from the Department of Homeland Security to supply a checkpoint technology designed to detect radiation emitting materials. The company said Monday it will provide radiation portal monitors to the DHS’ Office of Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. RPMs work by …

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Vector Acquires CrewSense to Add Scheduling Product in Public Sector Business

Online learning services company Vector Solutions has acquired CrewSense in a move to add shift scheduling and workforce management software offerings for government clients. Vector said Tuesday its public sector business will offer CrewSense’s scheduling platform under the TargetSolutions brand. CrewSense designed its software to support deskless workforce in public safety …

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Shelly Gabersek Joins BAE’s US Arm as Strategic Capture Director

Shelly Gabersek, formerly senior portfolio and program manager at Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has joined BAE Systems as strategic capture director for the British defense contractor’s U.S. subsidiary, G2Xchange ETC reported Wednesday. She previously managed Leidos’ portfolio of information and security technology programs for the departments of Homeland Security and Justice as well as the FBI. Gabersek …

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Leidos, Lockheed Vet Sharon Watts Appointed Constellis Chief Administrative Officer; Tim Reardon Quoted

Sharon Watts, formerly an executive at Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has joined Constellis as chief administrative officer. Constellis CEO Tim Reardon said in a statement released Monday Watts brings to the company “a strong background in information systems, human resources, staffing and optimizing merger and acquisition synergies.” She …

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Kellstrom Defense Buys Military Aircraft Parts Maker WAM

Kellstrom Defense Aerospace has acquired Williams Aerospace and Manufacturing for an undisclosed sum in a push to address a demand for spare parts services in the global military aircraft operator community. KDA said Monday its engineered products operating segment will incorporate WAM’s manufacturing processes and the combined company expects to generate more than $160M in …

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Former IAI, ASRC Federal Exec Michael Armbrecht Named Constellis Chief Accounting Officer

Michael Armbrecht, former chief financial officer of Israel Aerospace Industries’s North American subsidiary, has joined Constellis as chief accounting officer at the Reston, Va.-based risk management and operational support services contractor. He brings more than 25 years of financial and global team leadership experience to Constellis and will oversee its accounting strategy and functions in his …

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Wilson Wang Appointed Mitre VP, CFO

Wilson Wang, former head of Mitre‘s enterprise transformation office, has been named a vice president and chief financial officer at the nonprofit research company. Mitre said Wednesday Wang will oversee business management and transformation efforts such as a multiyear initiative to update and integrate business systems across the organization. He joined the …

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Boeing Lands $400M Air Force Bomber Engineering IDIQ

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a one-year, $400M contract to help the U.S. Air Force engineer B-1 and B-52 bombers. The company will perform recurring and non-recurring aircraft engineering services under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Department of Defense said Friday. Locations of work include Tinker AF Base in Oklahoma, Edwards AFB …

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