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U.S. Army Places Order for BAE Laser Guided APKWS Rocket

BAE Systems received an initial order from the U.S. Army for their APKWS laser-guided rocket for deployment onboard its AH-64 Apache helicopters. The APKWS system was initially deployed as a U.S. Navy program and used by the Marines in combat since 2012. “With a long track record of success with …

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Angela Messer: Booz Allen-Splunk Cyber Alliance Blends Data, Experience

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 15,  2015 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has sealed a cybersecurity alliance with Splunk in a move to offer combined technology and host events designed to help businesses better deter and detect cyber threats and analyze cyber intelligence, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The two companies said among …

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Horace Blackman: Lockheed to Continue CH33 Work for VA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 15,  2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company Systems Made Simple will update the Post 9/11 Chapter 33 GI Bill educational benefits processing system under contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Horace Blackman, vice president for health and life sciences at Lockheed Martin, …

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Orbital ATK Cygnus Cargo Spacecraft Ready for Final Assembly

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 14,  2015 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has finished building the service module to be integrated into NASA’s Cygnus OA-4 cargo spacecraft at the Kennedy Space Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The module contains the avionics, communication, electrical and propulsion systems needed for the spacecraft’s planned end-of-year launch. …

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FireEye Offers New Threat Intelligence Engine, Analyst Service

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 14,  2015 — FireEye (Nasdaq: FEYE) has unveiled a set of new offerings designed to help enterprises capture and analyze threat intelligence,  and contextualize cyber threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. FireEye said Monday the FireEye Threat Intelligence Engine was released alongside the Forward Deployed Analyst service to provide clients with …

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Boeing Eyes 150 Chinook New Orders for 2015-2022

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 14,  2015 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has indicated that it expects overseas demand to increase for the H-47 Chinook helicopter in coming years, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Defense News said Stephen Parker, program manager and vice president for cargo helicopters at Boeing, bared the company is in talks …

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Harris Affirms Small Business Partnerships in Competition for Govt Services; Wayne Lucernoni Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 14,  2015 — Wayne Lucernoni, mission sustainment services president at Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), said the company strives to stay current in a low-margin government services sector with help from its small business partnerships, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Washington Business Journal cited programs such as the mentor-protégé model …

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Dave Wajsgras: Raytheon Leans on Regional Knowledge, Local Partnerships for Jordan Border Security Award

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 14,  2015 — The Defense Threat Reduction Agency has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) an $18.6 million contract for additional work under the Jordan Border Security Project, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Raytheon said the new deal is the third increment in the phased JPBSP initiative and involves equipment, training …

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15 Firms Named to NASA 2015 Industry & Advocates Awards

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 13,  2015 — NASA named 15 companies as recipients of its 2015 Industry & Advocates Awards, GovCon Executive reported Monday. Teledyne (NYSE: TDY) Brown Engineering and Dynetics Technical Services were bestowed Prime Contractor of the Year honors in the big and small companies categories, respectively, while Willbrook …

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Transport Scotland Extends Cubic Traffic Support Services Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 13,  2015 — Scotland’s transportation agency has awarded Cubic (NYSE: CUB) a follow-on contract to provide maintenance and management support to the national trunk road network, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Cubic Transportation Systems has been collaborating with the Toronto-based IBI Group through the years to …

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