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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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Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch Named WIT Awardee for Mentoring Leadership

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 29, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — GovCon Executive reported Tuesday on Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, senior vice president for government policy, strategy and outreach at Inmarsat Government Services, being named among the recipients of the Women in Technology Award for 2015. Cowen-Hirsch, who was bestowed the award for …

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Engility Co-Chair Peter Marino Joins Vistronix Board; John Hassoun Comments

Peter Marino, co-chairman of the board of directors at Engility (NYSE: EGL), has been appointed to the board of directors at Vistronix Intelligence & Technology Solutions. “His insight will help us leverage our cyber and big data analytics capabilities as we expand further in the national intelligence community, ” John Hassoun, Vistronix president …

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Rick Lober, Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch Join Panel to Discuss Gov’t Mobility Solutions

TYSONS CORNER, VA March 23, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on communications executives attending Satellite 2015 who discussed tackling mobility services deployment in the military using convergence tools designed to increase interoperability and greater flexibility. Among those who participated in the panel discussion was Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, senior vice …

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Ed Spitler: Airbus Division Wins USSOCOM Satcom Airtime Services BPA

An Airbus Group subisidiary has won a potential five-year, $32.6 million blanket purchase agreement to deliver L-band satellite airtime services to the United States Special Operations Command. Airbus Defense and Space will provide USSOCOM satellite communication services through Inmarsat‘s Broadband Global Area Network as well as FleetBroadband and SwiftBroadband networks, …

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Michel de Rosen Elected as ESOA Chairman

Michel de Rosen

Michel de Rosen, chief executive at Eutelsat,  has been elected as the new chairman of the European Satellite Operators Association board. He will replace Telenor CEO Cato Halsaa, ESOA said Tuesday. De Rosen said he will continue Halsaa’s projects to “ensure recognition of the role of satellites” by establishing how widespread radio …

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Harris CapRock Wins DISA $65M Satellite IDIQ Spot

Harris CapRock (NYSE: HRS) has won a position on a potential $65.75 million contract to provide mobile satellite services to the Defense Department’s commands, services and agencies. The Pentagon said other federal agencies can acquire the services under the potential two-year contract, which could run from June 6, 2012 through …

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ARINC Extends Contract with Global Satellite Comm. Provider

ARINC has renewed and extended a contract agreement with Vizada, the world’s largest independent satellite communications provider. The firms will provide Classic Aero voice and data services over Inmarsat‘s I-4 and I-3 satellite networks. The work relationship spans two decades and includes the provision of both fixed and mobile satellite services to government aviation customers. …

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Harris Wins Satellite Task from Boeing

Harris (NYSE: HRS) secured a contract from Boeing (NYSE: BA) Space and Intelligence Systems to provide Ka-band antennas for three Inmarsat-5 satellites. The new satellite constellation will support a wireless broadband network called “Inmarsat Global Xpress.” According to Harris, “the antennas will direct 95 Ka-band beams on the earth, enabling …

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