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ULA Adds New Launch Services Work for Air Force

United Launch Alliance, a joint venture between Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has received a $383 million contract modification to deliver additional launch vehicle production services to the U.S. Air Force. The modification adds three pre-priced contracts for the configurations of one Air Force Delta IV, one U.S. Navy …

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Dan Paul: General Dynamics to Continue Hydra-70 Production for Army

A division of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will supply the U.S. Army with a Hydra-70 rocket system under a new five-year contract awarded through the U.S. Army Contracting Command at Redstone Arsenal. The company said Monday its General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems business will continue to manufacture the air-to-ground rocket system to support military operations. …

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Orbital Sciences to Support NASA Ionosphere Monitoring Spacecraft Launch

Orbital Sciences Corp. (NYSE: ORB) has won a $56.3 million task order to help NASA launch a satellite intended to study the boundary region between Earth’s upper atmosphere and space. The company will process the Ionospheric Connection Explorer satellite as well as integrate payloads and install telemetry, data and tracking …

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NASA, Air Force Look to Ball Aerospace and Aerojet in ‘Green’ Satellite Fuel Push; Chris McLean Comments

Ball Aerospace and Aerojet Rocketdyne are working with the U.S. Air Force and NASA in an effort to use an environmentally friendly propellant for launch vehicles and spacecraft, Satellite Today reported Dec. 23. Caleb Henry writes the ‘Green Propellant Infusion Mission” will have its first space test in 2015, “scheduled …

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State-Owned Israel Military Industries Open to Privitization Bids; Moshe Ya’alon Comments

Israel officials plan to sell state-owned Israel Military Industries after ministers agreed on a privatization plan for the defense company, Defense News reported Wednesday. Barbara Opall-Rome writes that the Israeli government will make the $650 million company available to domestic and international companies that will need to form an Israeli management team …

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Boeing-Lockheed JV Wins $412M For NASA Flood Monitoring, Water Cycle Satellite Launches

A Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) joint venture has won a potential $412 million contract to help NASA launch three satellites, the agency announced Monday. United Launch Services, a subsidiary of United Launch Alliance, will provide task-ordered launch services, process payloads and integrate launch vehicles. ULS …

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Northrop Wins $124M DISA Award for Afghanistan, Iraq Operations

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $124 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency at Scott Air Force Base, including: a $76 million first-year task order option under the encore II contract vehicle to perform services in Afghanistan. a $48 million order for increased tasking in Afghanistan and …

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ATK Sails to New Navy Deal

According to the Department of Defense, “ATK (NYSE: ATK) was awarded an estimated $29, 000, 000 cost, no-fee facilities acquisition contract for restoration projects in support of the Navy’s continuing restoration program at Allegany Ballistics Laboratory.  The Allegany Ballistics Laboratory is a government-owned, contractor-operated, Navy Industrial Reserve Ordnance Plant.  The …

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Jacobs Claims Valuable Air Force Work

According to the Department of Defense, “Jacobs (NYSE: JEC) is being awarded a $52, 097, 264 cost-plus-award-fee, cost-reimbursement, firm-fixed-price contract for acquiring three years basic, and one two-year option, of contractor support to provide operational support required by the Air Force Research Laboratory for design, construction, reconfiguration, modification, test operations …

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3 Defense Deals for Northrop Grumman; 2 for SAIC

According to the Department of Defense, “SAIC (NYSE: SAI) is being awarded a $13, 576, 972 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contact with cost-plus-fixed-fee pricing for technical and engineering services in support of the Interoperable Communications Technical Assistance Program (ICTAP) to provide interoperable communications support to first responder agencies. Support will include voice communications …

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