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Navy Hands Down Max $900M C5ISR Support IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded seven companies positions on a potential $899, 543, 000 contract for helping design and produce capabilities in C5ISR (command, control, communications, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance). According to the Defense Department, the base year is worth $179, 908, 687 and the contract covers …

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Army Awarding Up to $315M for Security System Support

The U.S. Army has awarded 10 companies positions on a potential $315 million contract to support security and control systems. According to the Defense Department, work under the firm-fixed-price award will occur through Dec. 6, 2017 and the Army will determine location with each order. Awardees include: American Systems BAE …

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Report: France, Germany Talking New EADS Structure

Officials from France and Germany met with EADS and Daimler representatives in Paris over the weekend to discuss a new shareholder structure for EADS, according to Reuters. Citing German newspaper Allgemeine Zeitung, Reuters reports the discussions focused on setting a limit on state shareholdings in the aerospace and defense giant …

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Thales to Acquire Gentex Corp. “Visionix” Business; Allan Cameron Comments

Thales (NYSE:HO) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the helmet mounted display and motion tracking businesses of Gentex Corp. “This acquisition is a strategic fit that complements Thales’ global portfolio of Helmet Mounted Sight and Display systems for rotary and fixed wing platforms, ” said Michel Mathieu, head of Thales’ Avionics …

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DoD, DIA Award 9 Contractors $750M Intelligence Training Contract

The U.S. Defense Department and the Defense Intelligence Agency‘s Virginia contracting activity has awarded nine companies spots on an intelligence training contract valued at $750 million over a five-year period. According to the contract announcement, the Pentagon expects the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to expire on Nov. 30, 2017. The nine companies included in …

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NJVC Realigns, Promotes Programs Lead Michael Carr to CTO; Jody Tedesco Comments

NJVC has promoted Michael Carr, formerly acting chief technology officer and senior vice president of programs, to the CTO position on a permanent basis, the company announced Wednesday. This promotion is one of a series of executive moves as the company carries out an organizational realignment. Dave Lavanty, formerly SVP …

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QinetiQ Names TASC, GDIT Vet Bruce Feldman National Systems SVP; John Sutton Comments

Qinetiq North America has appointed Bruce Feldman senior vice president for the national systems sector within the mission and information solutions operating unit, the company announced Monday. He will manage service delivery and technology development for contracts with both intelligence and defense customers. “Bruce comes to the company with more …

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Booz Allen to Buy ARINC’s Defense Systems Engineering Business; Shrader, Belcher Comment

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE:BAH) has agreed to acquire ARINC Inc.’s defense systems engineering and support division, ARINC announced Tuesday. Booz Allen said it will pay approximately $154 million in cash for the ARINC division and expects the transaction to increase its earnings in fiscal year 2014, which begins April 1, 2013. “DSES …

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iRobot to Provide Army Spares, Controllers

IRobot Corp. (NASDAQ: IRBT) has won a $10 million contract from the U.S. Army’s robotic systems joint program office to provide maintenance training and spares for the iRobot 310 SUGV, the company announced Monday. The Army has already ordered $2 million in spares and delivery is scheduled to finish by …

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Navy Hands Down Potential $750M C4ISR Engineering IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded a $750 million contract to five companies for engineering services on C4ISR initiatives and programs (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance). The Defense Department said Wednesday the Navy received seven offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price, multiple award contract through a full and open …

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