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Air Force Awards Four Spots for Target ID Tech R&D Program

Four companies have won positions on a potential $24, 375, 000 U.S. Air Force contract covering research and development work into target recognition technology. The Air Force intends to award five R&D contracts for the Compact Automatic Target Recognition and Sustainable Environment program and received seven offers, the Defense Department said Thursday. …

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Report: Lockheed Closes $7B Deal to Supply 71 F-35s to DoD

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a $7 billion contract to provide the Defense Department  with 71 F-35 aircraft as part of a potential $392 billion military arms procurement and development program, Reuters reported Monday. Andrea Shalal-Esa writes news of the deal comes as the armed forces aim to catch up …

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Report: EADS Mulls Rename for Reorg

EADS is set to reorganize in a move that could include adopting the corporate name of its Airbus commercial aircraft business unit, Reuters reported Thursday. Citing several sources, Tim Hepher and Sabine Siebold write EADS is reviewing strategies for its aerospace and defense activities and the company’s board will meet at the …

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Lockheed Delivers C-130J to Israel and 3rd F-35 to the U.K.; George Shultz Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has delivered the first of three C-130J super Hercules’ for Israel’s Air Force under a U.S. foreign military sales agreement, the company said Wednesday. The delivery occurred at a Wednesday ceremony at Lockheed’s facility in Marietta, Ga. The airlifter will now undergo modifications to include Israel-made systems. …

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Special Operations Command Extends 7 Enterprise IT Contracts

The U.S. Special Operations Command has issued two-year extensions for a set of enterprise information technology enterprise contracts intended to support application management. USSOCOM extended seven indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts initially awarded in 2011 with additional two one-year options and raised the overall ceiling, the command said Wednesday. The extensions are to …

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DHS Awards Remote Aerial Imagery IDIQs; DeEtte Gray Comments

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded four companies contracts for aerial remote sensing services that support the agency’s incident management and homeland security missions. Each indefinite/delivery-indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed price type contract has a five-year ordering period, DHS said in a May 22 FedBizOpps post. Contractors must award 45 percent of …

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Larry Prior Named CSC Defense, Intell Group VP and GM

Editor’s Note 6/6/13: GovCon Wire inadvertently published a draft version of this story that incorrectly indicated that Larry Prior had previously worked at CSC and misstated Alan Weakley’s role with the firm. This misleading copy was never meant to be published and we apologize for any confusion. The below story …

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Navy Picks 30 for Potential $854M Marine Corps Logistics IDIQs

The U.S. Navy has selected 30 companies to compete for task orders to provide logistics support services to the Marine Corps under contracts potentially worth $854, 625, 075 combined. Task orders for the initial base year are worth up to $170, 925, 015 combined for work through May 2014 and …

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Navy Selects 15 for $900M C5ISR Equipment, Services IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded 15 companies positions on a potential $899, 543, 000 contract for equipment and services related to C5ISR (command, control, communication, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance). Information operations, enterprise information services and space capabilities are also included under the potential five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the …

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General Atomics Wins $110M to Sustain Army Gray Eagle UAS

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has won a $110, 261, 703 contract modification to continue helping the U.S. Army sustain its fleet of Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft systems. This modification increases the total value of the previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to $354, 683, 431, the Defense Department said Tuesday. GA-ASI will …

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