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United Launch Alliance Lands $233M US Air Force Launch Vehicle Contract Modification

United Launch Alliance has received a $232, 939, 333 contract modification to configure the U.S. Air Force’s launch vehicles. The award fulfills one of the requirements under the launch vehicle production services contract for the Air Force Atlas V 411 and Delta IV, the Defense Department said Wednesday. ULA will …

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Weekly Roundup Sept 14 – Sept 18 2015: 2015 GovCon Award Nominations Are In, No Deal for ULA & more

Weekly Roundup Sept 14 – Sept 18 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The list of this year’s Greater Washington Government Contractor Award finalists came out this week and the category of companies with more than $300 million in annual revenue …

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Weekly Roundup Sept 7 – Sept 11 2015: PSC’s Impending Leadership Transition & more

Weekly Roundup Sept 7 – Sept 11 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson An association that represents the government services sector has previewed an impending leadership transition in the same year that the defense industry’s main trade group also announced its own change …

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Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015

Weekly Roundup Aug 10 – Aug 14 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Second quarter earnings season has concluded for many GovCon firms and all five of the industry’s most notable U.S.-based identities reported results that surpassed Wall Street analyst forecasts. …

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August 7 Market Close: GovCon Index Dips, Earnings News Lifts Engility, US Stocks Down

The GovCon Index failed to hold its gains from the week’s worth of trading as it closed Friday with a loss of 0.258 points to 76.239. Engility Corp. (NYSE: EGL) shares skyrocketed 37.92 percent to 30.44 Friday after the government services contractor reported second quarter earnings that surpassed Wall Street’s consensus forecasts. Continued …

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NASA Taps 13 Companies for Aerospace Research at Glenn Center

NASA has selected 13 companies to support aerospace research and provide propulsion and communications systems to the Glenn Research Center in Ohio under five-year contracts with a maximum value of $190 million. The space agency said Wednesday awardees will work to develop, verify and demonstrate communications, propulsion, structures and materials technology for space …

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US Army Awards $126M Hydra-70 Contract Modifications to General Dynamics Unit

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has received two contract modifications worth $126 million to continue to supply the U.S. Army with a Hydra-70 rocket system. The company said Monday its General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems unit will produce the air-to-ground rocket platform for U.S. military branches and international military clients. …

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Bechtel-Led Consortium to Help Air Force Run Flight Simulation Facilities

A joint venture of Bechtel, Sierra Lobo and GP Strategies has been awarded a potential eight-year, $1.5 billion contract to run a complex of flight simulation facilities at Arnold Air Force Base in Tennessee. National Aerospace Solutions will help manage test operations, technology development and sustainment activities at the Air …

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Microsoft’s Curt Kolcun: Agencies Less Wary of Cloud Migration

TYSONS CORNER, VA May 26, 2015 — Curt Kolcun, vice president for Microsoft’s (Nasdaq: MSFT) U.S. public sector business, indicated that government agencies are now less apprehensive of cloud computing technologies, thanks to wider adoption that has shown how they could be applied to each organization’s unique mission, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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United Launch Services Awarded Solar Probe Plus Launch

United Launch Services, a subsidiary of United Launch Alliance LLC,  will render the launch services for NASA‘s planned Solar Probe Plus satellite, scheduled in two years. The space agency, which announced the $389.1 million contract award Wednesday, said the 20-day launch period for the SPP will commence on July 31, 2018. The SPP, currently under construction at the Johns Hopkins University Applied …

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