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EDS wins $8.1 million health IT contract from DoD

On Tuesday, Electronic Data Systems (EDS) announced that it had been awarded a contract by the Department of Defense’s Military Health System (MHS) worth $8.1 million. The contract, which runs for one year, obligates EDS to upgrade the system in an effort to improve MHS’s Defense Health Information Management Systems …

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GLOBAL Defense Technology & Systems, INC Plans IPO

Global Strategies Group North America has announced that its Public Sector Defense business will conduct an Initial Public Offering.  GLOBAL Defense Technology & Systems, Inc. will be led by CEO John Hillen (one of ExecutiveBiz’s top 20 People to Watch in ’09). The firm has filed an S-1, the necessary registration statement, …

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QinetiQ Wins $37.3 Million Mercury Mission Award

QinetiQ has been awarded a $37.3 million contact by EADS Astrium. The contract calls for QinetiQ to furnish the European Space Agency’s BepiColombo satellite mission with a solar-electric propulsion system. The mission to Mercury is slated to launch in 2014. Taking into account Mercury’s gravitational pull, the firm plans to …

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Raytheon and Iridium Team up to Increase Antenna Operational Flexibility

Raytheon, in conjunction with Iridium Satellite LLC, provider of global satellite voice and data communications solutions, has developed test equipment that is designed to simulate on-orbit antenna performance. The new technology is installed on a flight worthy Main Mission Antenna (MMA). A second successful addition to the MMA is antenna …

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Northrop Grumman awarded $18.7 million to streamline European air traffic management

On Friday, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems, Northrop Grumman’s Norway-based air traffic management subsidiary, received an $18.7 million contract from the European Community and EUROCONTROL. The funding will go towards participation in a research program to help streamline and modernize air traffic management. With the goal of making European air …

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U.S. Army awards ICF International $60 million contract

On Thursday, ICF International was awarded a $60 million indefinite delivery indefinite quantity contract from the U.S. Army. The contract calls for ICF to provide its military researchers to the Army Research Institute, who will conduct research on manpower, personnel, and leadership. Senior VP James Harris said  “ICF is pleased …

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American Systems appoints Frye as head of HC&MS offerings

On Friday, American Systems’ Jason Frye was named the new vice president and executive director of the company’s Human Capital and Managed Services (HC&MS) offerings. Frye, who has been with American Systems since 2007, will now head the company’s effort to provide a wide range of critical staffing and managed …

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