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Linda Hudson to Retire From BAE

Linda Hudson plans to retire as president and CEO of BAE Systems Inc., the British contractor’s U.S. subsidiary no later than March 31, 2014. She will also step down from her positions as executive director of the BAE Systems plc board and as a member of the company’s executive committee …

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Report: Pentagon Outlines $4.3B in Potential Arms Sales to Iraq

The U.S. Defense Department has informed Congress of nearly $4.3 billion in potential foreign military sales transactions with Iraq, Defense News reported Sunday. Paul McLeary writes the deals come as the country aims to address sectarian violence and terrorist attacks. “Iraq is moving back to a primary state of civil …

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Navy Awards Five Civil Military Relations Center Support IDIQ Contracts

The U.S. Navy has awarded contracts to five companies for technical, professional support and related administrative services to the Center for Civil Military Relations. Up to 2 percent of total contract work could cover training of foreign troops or education of officials under the foreign military sales program, the Defense …

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90+ Contractors Show Interest in DISA’s $450M Cloud Procurement

The Defense Information Systems Agency’s $450 million commercial cloud contract drew several contractors and service providers to its presolicitation conference on July 12, Nextgov reported Monday. Bob Brewin writes 159 representatives from 92 companies attended the conference, with Amazon Web Services, IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) sending six delegates each. In …

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Ron Jones Joins Vistronix as Chief Strategy Officer, Vice Chairman

Thirty-year national security market veteran Ronald C. Jones has joined Vistronix as chief strategy officer and will serve as vice chairman of the mid-tier national security solutions and services provider’s board of directors. Deepak Hathiramani, Vistronix Chairman and CEO, said Jones will be responsible for “architecting and leading” Vistronix’s corporate …

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Northrop Wins Navy Destroyer Steering Gear Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) has won $14.4 million in contracts to provide steering gears to the U.S. Navy for three destroyers, increasing the program’s total to 69 steering systems. Prime contractors General Dynamics Bath Iron Works (NYSE: GD) and Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) selected Northrop to supply the gears for …

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Krisstie Kondrotis Joins Northrop as Info Systems Business Development VP

Krisstie Kondrotis, formerly executive vice president of business development at CACI International (NYSE: CACI), has joined Northrop Grumman as VP of business development for its information systems sector. Kondrotis will be responsible for identifying, evaluating and securing business opportunities and oversee partnerships with customers and other companies, Northrop said Monday. Prior …

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Navy Selects 13 for $900M Cyber, C5ISR IDIQs

The U.S. Navy has awarded 13 contracts worth up to $899, 543, 400 combined over five years for cyber equipment and services. The initial base year is worth up to $179, 908, 600 for all awardees and companies will compete for fixed-price-incentive and firm-fixed-price task orders under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts, …

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GovCon Wire Watches SAIC as Company Prepares for Split

One of the most significant developments in the GovCon sector of recent memory occurred in August 2012, when Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) announced its intention to split into two independent, publicly-traded companies sometime in SAIC’s 2014 fiscal year. The ramifications of the plan are still to be fully …

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John Suttle Named BAE Intl Business Development SVP; Linda Hudson Comments

John Suttle, formerly senior vice president of communications at BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary, has been appointed to the newly-created position of SVP of international business development. The retired U.S. Army lieutenant general will oversee international business development processes and work to develop partnerships and strategies in international markets, BAE said …

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