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Huntington Ingalls to Help Repair, Restore USS Fitzgerald Under $125M Navy Contract

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has received a two-year, $125.1 million contract modification to help the U.S. Navy repair and restore an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer ship that sustained damage from a collision incident last year. The Defense Department said Friday HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division will maintain, update and perform additional collision …

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PAE, Advanced Technology International Get Navy Tech Demo & Assessment Team Support Contracts

PAE‘s national security solutions unit and Advanced Technology International have secured five-year contracts worth up to $41.6 million and $43.9 million, respectively, to help a U.S. Navy team prepare for events to demonstrate and assess military technology platforms. The Defense Department said Thursday both contractors will also support the Naval Surface …

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Navy Awards $158M in Amphibious Ship Support Contract Modifications to BAE, General Dynamics, HII Subsidiaries

The U.S. Navy has awarded $158 million in contract modifications to subsidiaries of BAE Systems, General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) to perform maintenance work on amphibious ships homeported in San Diego. BAE’s San Diego Ship Repair unit, HII’s Continental Maritime of San Diego  subsidiary and General Dynamics’ NASSCO business will help the Navy maintain, repair or …

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John Schroeder Named MapR Chairman & CEO

John Schroeder, founder and executive chairman of MapR Technologies, has been named CEO and chairman of the board of directors at the San Jose, California-based data technology provider. He replaces former CEO Matt Mills, who stepped down after a more than three-year stint that included previous roles such as president and …

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CSRA SVP, CTO Yogesh Khanna Becomes Forbes Tech Council Member; Larry Prior Comments

Yogesh Khanna, senior vice president and chief technology officer of CSRA (NYSE: CSRA), has joined the Forbes Technology Council as a member. CSRA said Tuesday the Forbes Technology Council is an invitation-only organization composed of chief information officers, CTOs and technology executives who are given exclusive resources along with opportunities to publish thought …

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Reginald Brothers to Join Peraton as EVP, CTO; Stu Shea Comments

Reginald Brothers, formerly a principal at The Chertoff Group, has been appointed as executive vice president and chief technology officer of Peraton in a move slated to take effect Feb. 19. Peraton said Tuesday Brothers will oversee the Herndon, Virginia-based contractor’s business development, mergers and acquisitions, strategic planning and technical functions. “[Brothers] possesses …

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Raytheon Wins $642M MDA IDIQ to Help Test Ballistic Missile Defense System Radars

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a potential $641.8 million contract to help the  Missile Defense Agency test multiple radar platforms for the Ballistic Missile Defense System. The Defense Department said Friday Raytheon’s integrated defense systems business will analyze, execute and plan test activities for sensor systems designed to evaluate BMDS flight …

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General Dynamics Secures Potential $1B Armored Vehicle Supply Deal With Romania

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has secured a potential $1 billion contract to provide 227 infantry fighting vehicles to Romania’s armed forces. The company said Friday its European land systems division will supply Piranha 5 units in six configurations as part of the Romanian army’s efforts to update its fleet of wheeled armored vehicles. “We …

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Retired Navy Vice Adm. Carol Pottenger Joins Serco’s US Board; Dave Dacquino Comments

Carol Pottenger, a retired U.S. Navy vice admiral and former senior U.S. flag officer at NATO, has joined the board of directors at Serco Inc., the British contractor’s Americas region subsidiary. Her 36-year military career has included roles such as division officer, department head, executive officer and commanding officer aboard combat …

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General Dynamics’ Gulfstream Secures $118M US Military Aircraft Logistics Contract Option

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received a potential $118.3 million contract modification to extend contractor logistics support for the U.S. military’s the C-20  and C-37 fleet. Gulfstream Aerospace will continue to support both military aircraft platforms for the  U.S. Air Force, Coast Guard, Marine Corps and Navy through Aug. 31, the Defense Department said Thursday. The modification …

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