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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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ICF Wins $60 Million Contract from Army Research Institute

ICF Internationalhas won a three-year, multiple-award contract, worth about$60 million, by the Army Research Institute (ARI). Under this indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) agreement, ICF will conduct research and analyses, attitude and opinion surveys, provide manpower, personnel, organizational, and leader development studies in support of ARI. Additionally, ICF will provide ARI with …

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SAIC Beats Wall Street Q2 Profit Estimates

 Increasing federal contract awards helped defense contractor Science Applications International Corporation Inc. (SAI) beat Wall Street’s estimates in the second quarter, and SAIC confirmed its full-year profit forecast. SAIC posted a quarterly profit increase of 13% over the same period last year.  Profits were $123 million, 31 cents a share, …

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Lockheed Martin Completes Design Review for FBI Biometric ID System

Lockheed Martin Corp. has completed a design review for a fingerprint identification system for the FBI.  Lockheed Martin said completion of the design review by its Next Generation Identification team, including BAE Systems Information Technology Inc. and IBM Corp., can incorporate future biometric ID systems for law enforcement and expands fingerprint processing.

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