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Report: SAIC Shareholders to Vote on Name Change to Original Form

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) shareholders will vote on a proposal to revert the company to its former name of Science Applications International Corp., the Washington Business Journal reports. Shareholders will make their decision at a June 15 meeting but operations and investments will remain unaffected, according to an April 6 …

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Neustar Names Former Fed Economist, IBM Vet Mark Greene To The Board

Neustar Inc. has appointed former Federal Reserve System economist and IBM executive Mark Greene to its board of directors. The company said on Monday that the appointment was effective April 5. President and CEO Lisa Hook said the appointment is part of plans to focus on delivering information and analytics …

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Northrop Wins Army Ground Sensor Contract; Martin Simoni Comments

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has won a five-year contract to provide the U.S. Army with unattended ground sensors, the company announced Monday. The Falls Church, Va.-based contractor will provide the branch with Scorpion and Scorpion II sensors and related support services under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Martin Simoni, site director …

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BAE Wins $78M DLA Contract For Protective Inserts

BAE Systems has won a potential $78, 530, 843 Defense Logistics Agency contract to provide the military with protective inserts, the Defense Department announced Friday. The Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force will use the small arms protective inserts. The DLA received five responses for the firm-fixed-price contract through its …

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Kratos to Compete for $86M on Navy Education IDIQ

Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (NASDAQ: KTOS) has won a position on a potential $86, 367, 858 U.S. Navy contract for education training products and services. The Defense Department said the company received the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity award through a competitive procurement on the Navy’s electronic commerce website, with 28 offers received. …

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Harris, Thales Win $390M Southern Command Radio Contracts

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) and Thales Communications have won $390 million in contracts to provide new versions of handheld and backpack tactical radio systems to U.S. Southern Command, NextGov reports. Harris will provide the handheld AN/PRC-152 radio, which supports both terrestrial and satellite communications and operates in the frequency range …

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Cobham Now Owns 25% of Danish SATCOM Firm

Cobham plc. has acquired an additional 22.74 percent share in Denmark-based satellite communications firm Thrane & Thrane and now owns approximately 25.6 percent of that firm’s issued share capital. The British aerospace, defense and security firm announced Thursday it purchased the new shares from Jupiter Asset Management Limited at an estimated …

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Lockheed Wins $1B Navy Helicopter Sensors Contract; Dan Spoor Comments

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has won a $1.05 billion U.S. Navy contract to provide the branch with digital cockpits, mission systems and sensors for helicopters. The Bethesda, Md.-based contractor said Congress approved the five-year contract and required it to produce double-digit cost savings for the Defense Department. Dan Spoor, …

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Former ASRC CEO Ambrose Joins KBR as North American Govt, Logistics Head

KBR has appointed former ASRC Federal CEO Richard “Rich” Ambrose president of government and logistics for the construction firm’s North American operations. He will report to Mark Williams, group president for infrastructure, government and power. Williams said the 30-year commercial and government sector veteran brings an understanding of the government …

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General Dynamics NASSCO Wins $69M for Comstock Renovation

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) NASSCO subsidiary has won a $68, 915, 249 U.S. Navy contract modification to renovate the USS Comstock, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. The San Diego-based subsidiary will inspect, update and test the dock landing ship’s components and systems. This contract falls under fiscal 2012 year funds …

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