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CAE Delivers Trainer for Italy’s General Atomics-Built Predator RPA; Gene Colabatistto Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2018 — CAE has delivered a Predator Mission Trainer to Italy’s air force in support of training programs for pilots of the country’s fleet of General Atomics-built Predator A remotely piloted aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported. The trainer for the Predator A has entered into service with the Italian air …

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Jacobs Lands Award for Maintenance Program at NASA Langley; Terry Hagen Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2018 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has received recognition for its work on a maintenance system at NASA‘s Langley Research Center with the award of Uptime magazine’s 2017 Best Reliability Program of the Year designation, GovCon Executive reported. The company said ReliabilityWeb selected the maintenance program for …

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Lockheed to Supply Vertical Missile Launch System for BAE-Built Type 26 Ships

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will provide its MK 41 vertical launching system for the Type 26 Global Combat Ship that BAE Systems is building for the U.K. navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The system will serve to launch anti-air, anti-submarine, surface-to-surface and strike-length missiles from the vessels, …

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General Atomics Unit to Help Army Mature Electromagnetic Railgun Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2018 — A General Atomics business unit will work with the U.S. Army in efforts to advance electromagnetic railgun weapons technologies under a three-year contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Defense Ordnance Technology Consortium awarded the contract to General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems for technology maturation and evaluation support to Armament Research, …

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Northrop to Provide Satellite Navigation System Under SSL Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2018 — SSL has tasked Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) to supply the Scalable Space Inertial Reference Unit through a contract in support of commercial, government and civilian space operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Northrop said Thursday the Scalable SIRU is a navigation system that will work to facilitate stabilization of …

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The Potomac Officers Club to Host the 2018 Border Protection Innovations and Technology Forum on March 22

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2018 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — will be hosting the 2018 Border Protection Innovations and Technology Forum on March 22 at 2941 Restaurant. Ron Vitiello, Acting Deputy Commissioner of CBP and Chief of U.S. Border Patrol of U.S. Department …

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Thales Study Reports on Federal Cyber Concerns; Nick Jovanovic Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2018 — Thales has found that 57 percent of U.S. federal government respondents say their agencies experienced a data breach over the past year, with vulnerabilities from shared infrastructures topping the list of cybersecurity concerns, ExecutiveBiz reported. The “2018 Thales Data Threat Report, Federal Edition” ranked …

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Accenture Federal Unit Eyes San Antonio SOC to Build Federal Cyber Portfolio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2018 — Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business is set to open a security operations center in San Antonio, Texas, in efforts to provide cybersecurity services to federal agency customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. San Antonio Express-News reported that Accenture Federal Services sees San Antonio as a “critical” location …

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Northrop Grumman-Built Marine Corps Radar Reaches Initial Operational Capability

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2018 — Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radar has achieved initial operational capability after the delivery of six units to the U.S. Marine Corps, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it received clearance for early fielding of the radar following the completion of Lots 1 …

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KBRwyle, EY Collaborate on Support Contract With Australia’s Capability Acquisition & Sustainment Group

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2018 — The government services business of KBR (NYSE: KBR) will support the Australian defense department’s capability acquisition and sustainment group through lifecycle processes under a potential 11-year deal, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. KBRwyle is one of four major service providers selected to deliver larger, longer-term and integrated …

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