Mary-Louise Hoffman

State Department OKs $300M sale of BAE-made rocket guidance sections to Qatar

The State Department has approved a potential sale to Qatar of $300 million in Advanced Precision Kill Weapon Systems II guidance sections from BAE Systems‘ U.S. arm. Qatar seeks 5,000 APKWS II guidance systems and 10,000 MK66-4 2.75-inch rocket motors and high-explosive warheads, as well as support equipment and services under …

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Hill vet Gabrielle Batkin joins Northrop as legislative affairs VP

Gabrielle Batkin, a former senior Senate staffer with more than two decades of congressional experience, has joined Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) as vice president of legislative affairs. She will lead the company’s interactions with Congress and related organizations, including efforts to promote its legislative agenda on Capitol Hill, Northrop said Monday. Lesley …

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John Foley Named DSA President in Series of Exec Moves

John Foley, chief financial officer and treasurer at Data Systems Analysts, has taken an additional role as president of the Pennsylvania-based technology and information management services contractor. Foley was promoted along with six other executives in a series of senior leadership changes at the company, DSA said Monday. Paul Strasser, most recently …

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6 Firms Win Spots on $900M Contract for DoD Joint Test & Evaluation Program Support

The U.S. Army has chosen six companies to support the Defense Department‘s Joint Test and Evaluation Program under a potential 10-year, $900 million shared contract. DoD said Thursday 12 bids were submitted to the Army Corps of Engineers’ engineering research and development center for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract via the internet. …

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General Atomics Unit Gets $296M USAF MQ-9 RPA Production Contract

A General Atomics business unit will provide fiscal 2017 configuration of the MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft to the U.S. Air Force under a potential three-year, $295.7 million contract. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. is scheduled to complete work under the sole-source contract by July 29, 2021, the Defense Department said …

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Engility Wins $85M NAVAIR Systems Engineering Support IDIQ

Engility (NYSE: EGL) has won a potential five-year, $84.9 million contract from the U.S. Navy to help the Naval Air Systems Command conduct engineering assessment and technical baseline evaluation of various systems. The company will also work to assess schedule, cost, emerging technology and design maturity across NAVAIR’s acquisition programs under …

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Patriot Defense Adds to Military Services Portfolio With Innovative Logistics Buy

Orlando, Florida-based Patriot Defense Group has acquired Innovative Logistics for an undisclosed sum to bolster mission critical service offerings for military clients. Innovative Logistics offers expeditionary services to the U.S. Special Operations Command and serves as a third-party provider of logistics support to conflict zones, hostile environments or frontier economies …

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Knight Point Systems Wins $902M DISA Recompete for Comm Infrastructure Services

Knight Point Systems will continue to provide communication infrastructure services to the Defense Information Systems Agency under a potential 10-year, $902 million contract. The Communications Capacity Services II contract covers the provision of routers, monitoring equipment, appliances, switches, monitoring and reporting software and supporting devices for the Defense Department and its partners, …

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4 Firms Awarded $139M HHS IT Engineering BPA

The Department of Health and Human Services has awarded four companies spots on a potential $139 million blanket purchase agreement for information technology engineering services. CSRA (NYSE: CSRA), Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) and Salient CRGT are the awardees on HHS’ third Next Generation Information Technology Services BPA, …

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Booz Allen Wins $621M Task Order Under DHS Cyber Defense Program

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) a six-year, $621 million task order to develop and implement cybersecurity tools under the next phase of DHS’ governmentwide Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation initiative. Booz Allen said Friday it became the first prime contractor on the Dynamic and Evolving …

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