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Lockheed-Led Team Bidding for $1.9B AF Space Fence Program; Steve Bruce Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has submitted its proposal to the U.S. Air Force for a new ground-based radar system for identifying and tracking objects in space, the company announced Tuesday. The contract to build the Space Fence radar will be worth up to $1.9 billion over seven years, the company …

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UPDATE: Army Picks 20 Firms for $10B Tactical Communications IDIQ; Bob Durbin Comments

The U.S. Army has awarded 20 companies the opportunity to compete for task orders on the Global Tactical Advanced Communications Systems contract, according to Defense Systems. The indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract is meant to supply the Army’s Program Executive Office for Command, Communications and Control – Tactical with state-of-the-art communications devices and systems. “The initial task orders …

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AF NETCENTS I Contract Going Up $1.45B, Ceiling Now $10.4B

The Air Force‘s electronic systems center plans to increase the value of the branch’s original Network-Centric Solutions contract by $1.45 billion, pushing the ceiling value to $10.45 billion, Nextgov reports. According to Bob Brewin’s story, this action also extends the NETCENTS vehicle through September 2013. Awardees include: Booz Allen Hamilton …

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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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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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Army Offering $988M for Advanced Vehicle Radio Procurement

The U.S. Army is seeking contractors for a $988 million multiple award contract that will supply the branch with advanced vehicle radios for the next decade, reports NextGov. According to the Bob Brewin article, the award calls for single-channel vehicle radios that run the government-owned joint tactical radio system soldier …

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ITT Exelis Wins $221M Middle East Comm Contract

ITT Exelis Corp. (NYSE:XLS) has won a $220, 704, 301 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to operate and maintain the communications and information systems under the 160th Signal Brigade. Work will be performed in Kuwait, Iraq, Afghanistan and Qatar while the estimated completion date is June 29, 2013. (Read about a General Dynamics IT …

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GovCon Wire’s September Executive Move Roundup Tallies 21 Across GovCon

The month of September produced a relatively even distribution of executive moves at government contracting firms across company leadership posts and executive positions in financial, contracts and legal operations. In all, GovCon Wire covered 21 executive moves during September. Check out the wide range below. Leadership Parsons promoted Mary Ann Hopkins …

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Sotera Names Vangent Vet Jennifer Felix CFO; John Hillen Comments

Sotera Defense Solutions has appointed Jennifer Felix executive vice president and chief financial officer, the company announced Monday. President and CEO John Hillen said the company appointed Felix, a 20-year industry veteran, as it seeks to expand its presence in the national security market and grow into a $500 million …

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Navy Hands Down $780M for Data Products Instruction, Development

The U.S. Navy has awarded a potential $780 million contract for acquisition and life-cycle support of training data products, the Defense Department announced Friday. Contractors will compete for task orders to carry out an instructional systems development process involving analysis, design, development, implementation, evaluation, sustainment and delivery of products. Awardees …

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