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USAF Formalizes $3.9B Boeing Contract for 2 Presidential Planes

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a potential $3.9 billion contract to design, modify, test, certify and field a pair of presidential aircraft. USAF will obligate $64 million fiscal 2018 research and development funds at the time of award, the Defense Department said Tuesday. This award formalizes an agreement that President …

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CACI to Support Navy Emergency Comms Tech Under $122M Task Order; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has received a potential five-year, $122 million task order from the General Services Administration to develop emergency communications systems for the U.S. Navy‘s Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division. The company said Wednesday it will help NAWCAD’s special communications mission solutions unit fabricate, implement and maintain platforms designed …

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Report: CGI Federal Lands $530M Cyber Task Order Under CDM DEFEND

CGI’s (NYSE: GIB) federal business has received a potential $530 million task order to provide cybersecurity services to federal agencies under the next iteration of the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program, MeriTalk reported Tuesday. The task order awarded under the CDM Dynamic and Evolving Federal Enterprise Network Defense acquisition strategy covers support …

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Lockheed-Northrop JV Gets $170M in Army, International Apache Radar Hardware Orders

A Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) joint venture has secured contracts worth $170.5 million combined to supply fire control radar components for the U.S. Army‘s lots 7 and 8 Apache AH-64E helicopters. Longbow will supply FCR mast mounted assemblies, radar electronic units and spares to the Army as well as Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the …

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Aero-Glen International to Provide Air Force With F-16 Life Extension Program Kits Under $403M IDIQ

Aero-Glen International has received a $403 million firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide life extension program kits for the U.S. Air Force’s F-16 fleet in support of the F-16 Systems Program Office at Hill AFB, Utah. Work will commence at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Texas. The project is expected …

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John Steckel Named American Systems Business Development VP; Peter Smith Comments, Steckel Interviewed

John Steckel, a more than 16-year federal market veteran, has joined American Systems as vice president of business development at the Chantilly, Va.-based information technology and engineering services contractor. American Systems said Monday Steckel will oversee the company’s efforts to identify new customers and implement capture strategies. “John will be an integral …

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Raytheon Gets $467M MDA Standard Missile-3 Block IB Order

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a $466.9 million order to manufacture, test and deliver Standard Missile-3 Block IB interceptors to the Missile Defense Agency. The company said Tuesday it will supply 44 Block IB missiles under the fiscal 2018 order issued as part of a three-year $2.35 billion production contract announced in 2015. Mitch Stevison, vice …

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Brad Westley Joins Executive Mosaic as ArchIntel Director of Commercial Sales

TYSONS, Va., July 12th, 2018 – Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce that Bradley Westley has joined our team as Director of Commercial Sales for the ArchIntel™ Customized Daily Intelligence Briefing line of products. Brad will be responsible for expanding ArchIntel’s global reach, building and promoting the ArchIntel brand, managing …

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Makenzie Lystrup Named Ball Aerospace VP, GM for Civil Space Business

Makenzie Lystrup, senior director for civil space advanced systems and business development at Ball Aerospace, has been appointed vice president and general manager of the company’s civil space business. She succeeds Jim Oschmann, who will retire from Ball Aerospace on Aug. 10 after a 14-year career there, the company said Monday. …

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Virtustream’s Tim Bock: Holistic Evaluation of App Portfolios Key to Cloud Adoption

Tim Bock, Dell public alliance manager at Dell Technologies’ (NYSE: DVMT) Virtustream subsidiary, has said agencies seeking to migrate resources and workloads to the cloud should move their focus from infrastructure to functionality and applications through holistic evaluation of app portfolios. Bock wrote that conducting such an assessment could help agencies “understand …

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