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IAI-Led Team to Chase $960B Air Force Intell Contract; Paul Issler Comments

Integrity Applications Inc. will lead a team of 19 companies in pursuit of a potential $960 million U.S. Air Force intelligence contract, the Dayton Daily News reported Wednesday. Thomas Gnau writes that “Team Integrity” includes large companies such as Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (NYSE: GD), as …

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Navy Picks 14 Companies for Potential $900M C5ISR Computing, Infrastructure Services IDIQ

Fourteen businesses have won positions on a potential five-year, $899, 543, 435 U.S. Navy contract for transport computing and infrastructure services related to C5ISR (command, control, communications, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance). The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic received 21 bids for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract …

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Army Awards $4B Communications, Transmissions Systems IDIQ

Twelve companies have positions on a $4.1 billion contract to provide communications and transmissions systems to the U.S. Army. The U.S. Army Contracting Command at Rock Island Arsenal received 24 bids for the firm-fixed-price, non-option-eligible, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Thursday. Funding for each contractor will be determined based on task orders. …

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Defense Microelectronics Activity Increases Engineering IDIQ to $6B

A Defense Department component responsible for microelectronic technologies in weapons systems has awarded a $1, 344, 000, 000 contract modification for engineering services over the next three years. The Defense Microelectronics Activity increased the total Advanced Technology Support Program III contract’s ceiling value from $4, 703, 000, 000 to $6, 047, 000, 000, the …

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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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