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Air Force Vet John Bird Named VP of Orbital ATK’s Washington Operations

John Bird, formerly a senior director in Orbital ATK‘s (NYSE: OA) Washington, D.C. operations office, has been promoted to vice president of Washington operations for the Dulles, Va.-based aerospace and defense company. Orbital ATK said Wednesday Bird will oversee government relations, strategy and business development activities in the Washington region for the company’s …

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Defense News: NATO Eyes $3B IT, Command & Control Contract Spending Over 2 Years

NATO plans to spend $3.2 billion on contracts in support of requirements such as cybersecurity, information technology and command-and-control systems over the next two and a half years, Defense News reported Friday. Peter Scaruppe, acquisition director for NATO’s Communications and Information Agency, told the publication in an interview that the agency …

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Kelley DeConciliis Joins Comprehensive Health Services as International Devt VP

Kelley DeConciliis, former vice president of federal systems at Remote Medical International, has joined Comprehensive Health Services as VP of international development at the Cape Canaveral, Florida-based medical services contractor. Comprehensive Health Services said Sunday DeConciliis will report to Doug Magee, senior VP of business development, and oversee the company’s global business development efforts …

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Quantum Research International Appoints James Lackey, Brad Kettner to Lead Defense Programs

Quantum Research International has appointed two former military service officers to lead company businesses that support defense programs. Quantum said James Lackey, former executive director of the U.S. Army‘s Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center, has joined the company as senior vice president and defense systems group manager. Brad Kettner, …

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Vencore Lands Potential $113M Contract to Support NOAA Satellite Operations; Mac Curtis Comments

Vencore has received a potential $113 million contract from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to perform systems engineering services in support of environmental satellites. The company said Thursday it will work with NOAA’s National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service to sustain legacy systems and support transition to future ground systems for new …

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Army Exercises $51M Option in CACI’s Integrated Personnel & Pay System Contract

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has received a $50.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to continue support for the Integrated Personnel and Pay System-Army  program. The Defense Department said Tuesday the modification exercises option period one and work will occur in Arlington, Virginia through March 31, 2019. The Army Contracting Command will obligate $2.6 …

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SC3 Promotes Chuck Hicks as Strategy EVP, Adds CTO Role for Chad Wagner

Chuck Hicks, formerly chief operating officer and chief financial officer of SC3, has elevated to the role of executive vice president for strategic growth at the Alexandria, Virginia-based technology and consulting services firm. SC3 said Monday Hicks will oversee strategic programs intended to grow the company’s footprint in the intelligence, defense, federal and civilian markets. The …

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Air Force Awards Orbital ATK $78M Spacecraft Integration, Test Support Contract

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has been awarded a potential $78.2 million contract to help the U.S. Air Force‘s Space and Missile Systems Center integrate and test a space vehicle for the Defense Department. The sole-source contract covers integration and early on-orbit services for Space Test Program Satellite-6 spacecraft, the department said Friday. Work will occur …

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Lockheed Secures $166M Navy Contract for Automatic Test Equipment Production

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a potential four-year, $166 million contract to provide automatic test equipment and support services to the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Wednesday the contract covers full-rate production of 36 electronic Consolidated Automated Support Systems as well as sustaining logistics and engineering services. Work will occur in Orlando, Florida; Hunt …

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Former Alion Manager Claudio Monticelli Joins ACT I as Program Mgmt EVP; Michael Niggel Comments

Claudio Monticelli, a former directorate support manager at Alion Science and Technology, has joined Advanced Concepts and Technologies International as executive vice president of program management. ACT I said Monticelli will lead efforts to boost operating performance and transform the program management function at the company. “His experience includes management of …

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