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Leidos Lands DTRA Contract for Cooperative Biological Engagement Program Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 16, 2018 — The Defense Threat Reduction Agency has awarded Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) a $33.7 million contract modification for scientific and technical services in support of a program aimed at countering biological threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The modification exercises the first option period of a previously …

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Raytheon Breaks Ground on Future California Hangar to House Flying Testbed

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 15, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has marked the beginning of construction on a future California facility designed to house a testbed aircraft based on Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) 727 airplane, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The hangar at Ontario International Airport is anticipated to be complete by the end of the …

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Huntington Ingalls Shipyard Marks 75% Completion on JFK Carrier Construction

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 7, 2018 — A Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) shipbuilding unit has installed the USS John F. Kennedy aircraft carrier main deck’s forward section, marking a 75-percent completion rate on the construction of the nuclear-powered vessel, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said April 30 its Newport News …

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Leidos Books $250M in NGA Analytical Support Orders; Tim Reardon Comments

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received seven task orders worth up to $250 million combined to provide analytical support services to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. The company said Monday it will help NGA and its mission partners examine geospatial data, full motion videos and imagery through the NGA’s Multi-Intelligence Analytical and Collection Support Services program. …

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HII Promotes Eric Crooker to Ingalls Shipbuilding Contracts, Pricing VP

Eric Crooker, formerly director of contract administration at Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE: HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division, has been named vice president of contracts and pricing in the same division. He succeeds Don Perkins, who is due to retire on July 1, and will oversee contracts, pricing and estimating, import and export functions …

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Huntington Ingalls Receives $94M Coast Guard Contract to Fund 10th National Security Cutter Materials

Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE: HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has  received a $94 million contract to obtain long-lead materials needed to build the U.S. Coast Guard‘s 10th National Security Cutter. HII said Thursday it will use the funds to procure steel, main propulsion systems, generators, electrical switchboards and major castings for the next Legend-class …

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Jeanne Callahan, David Wasson Promoted to Corporate VP Ranks at Huntington Ingalls

Jeanne Callahan and David “Chip” Wasson, both formerly directors at Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII), have been promoted to corporate vice president roles at the shipbuilding company. Callahan and Wasson will directly report to Chris Kastner, executive VP for business management and chief financial officer at HII, the company said Monday. …

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Radiant Solutions to Offer Satellite Imagery Access for NGA-DIUx Challenge; Tony Frazier Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 7, 2018 — Radiant Solutions, a business of Maxar Technologies, will help the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and Defense Innovation Unit Experimental launch the 2018 DIUx xView Detection Challenge by providing access to high-resolution satellite images, ExecutiveBiz reported. The company said the images are aimed to drive the development of machine …

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Cubic Simulation Tech Supporting Australia-Singapore Combat Training Program; Dave Buss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 26, 2018 — Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) business operations in Australia is anticipated to contribute to the Australia-Singapore Military Training Initiative with additional development work on its combat training simulation systems, ExecutiveBiz reported. Townsville Bulletin reported that the effort aims to build on Singapore’s defense capability and access to Australian …

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