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Canada to Evaluate Data From Potential Contractors on Fighter Jet Replacement Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 29, 2016 — Canada will analyze data collected from Boeing (NYSE: BA), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Saab, Dassault Aviation and the consortium comprised of BAE Systems, Airbus and Leonardo-Finmeccanica as the country seeks to replace its CF-18 fleet, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Reuters reported Monday the Canadian government currently works to explore options …

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Weekly Roundup September 12 – September 16 2016: The Stock That Lifts During Rate Hike Chatter & more

September 12 – September 16 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson For those of us who follow financial markets and in particular U.S. GovCon stocks, let’s take a deep breath during this slightly slower Friday session and take a brief look …

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WSJ: Boeing Questions Denmark’s Fighter Aircraft Replacement Proposal Evaluations

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has raised concerns about a decision of Denmark to choose the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35 over the former’s F/A-18 to serve as the next fighter aircraft platform for the Danish military,  the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. Robert Wall and Doug Cameron write that Denmark’s defense ministry …

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Rockwell Collins Narrows 2016 Outlook, Posts 3Q Earnings Beat With 5% Govt Segment Sales Increase

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has narrowed full-year earnings and revenue guidance for its 2016 fiscal year as the avionics maker expects declines in production rates of commercial airplanes such as the Airbus A330 and business jets to impact sales in the commercial systems segment. Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based Rockwell Collins now anticipates earnings for …

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Chris Hetmanski Joins UltiSat as Chief Technology Officer

Chris Hetmanski, a more than 20-year satellite and telecommunications industry veteran, has joined UltiSat as chief technology officer of the Gaithersburg, Maryland-based managed network services provider Ultisat said Thursday he will oversee development of the company’s end-to-end technology and service offerings for customers globally. He has previously worked at multiple companies that provide develop, implement and operate …

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Weekly Roundup Mar. 21 – Mar. 24 2016: NIST-Backed Cyber Council Adds New Private Sector Leader & more

Mar. 21 – Mar. 24 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson A White House-mandated cybersecurity organization created to combine knowledge and experience from the public and private sectors added a new leader this week whose background includes stops on both sides. …

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Ulrich Finkenbusch Appointed to Head Lockheed’s German Arm

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has appointed Ulrich Finkenbusch to head the company’s operations in Germany. Finkenbusch returns to Germany more than one year after a stint with Lockheed’s international business development team in the U.S., the company said Wednesday. He served as a principal foreign policy adviser for Germany’s Bundestag and focused on foreign …

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CAE Lands $72M in Int’l Pilot Training, Equipment Contracts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 23, 2015 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) will provide training services and equipment to five international commercial airlines under contracts worth $71.7 million combined, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will provide cadet and pilot training to China, Japan and a European customer, as well as full-flight simulators …

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Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015: A Post-Paris Look at the Global Arms Trade & More

Weekly Roundup Nov 16 – Nov 20 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Investors made a sharp turn this week to defense and other government contracting stocks after the Friday Paris attacks in anticipation of increased activity in the global weapons market. The GovCon …

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CSC US Govt-SRA Combination Unveils Business Plan, Exec Team & Board to Investors

The company being formed out of Computer Sciences Corp.’s (NYSE: CSC) U.S. government business and SRA International has revealed more details of its business plan in Wednesday filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and a presentation to investors in New York held Thursday. As previously covered this week here, the combined company …

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