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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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NATO Briefs Industry on Potential $2.58B C4ISR Investments; Koen Gijsbers Comments

More than 600 senior North American and European industry representatives attended a NATO conference in Rome this week to discuss potential opportunities in C4ISR (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance). According to a NATO release, the alliance could spend up to $2.85 billion on C4ISR projects, conditioned on …

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Army Hands Down $7B for Software, Systems Engineering

The U.S. Army has awarded a potential $7 billion contract to several companies for software and systems engineering services, the Defense Department announced Thursday. Companies will compete for task orders under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract through Sept. 30, 2017 and the Army will determine work location with each order. Awardees include: …

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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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ASRC Federal Names Lockheed Vet Rachel Jackson Aviation Programs VP; Ken Asbury Comments

ASRC Federal has appointed aerospace and aviation industry consultant Rachel Jackson vice president for strategic and aviation programs, the company announced Tuesday. She will be responsible for developing and implementing strategic growth campaigns and will serve as the company’s primary interface to industry partners. “Rachel has been involved in major modernization …

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Lockheed Wins $111M For Apache Fire Control Systems; David Belvin Comments

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has won a $111 million performance-based logistics contract to supply the U.S. Army with advanced electro-optical fire control systems for Apache helicopters. In an announcement today, Lockheed said it will provide Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor systems under the four-year PBL contract. David Belvin, program director of Apache …

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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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August Brings Wide Spectrum of Exec Moves to GovCon

August in GovCon saw one CEO change at a federal contractor, new assignments in program leadership and business development posts and several C-level appointments. August also saw one industry veteran take on two C-level roles at the same company. GovCon Wire covered 20 executive moves in August, see them below. …

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URS Names ManTech, TASC Vet Debbie Thurman Contracts VP

URS Corp. (NYSE: URS) has appointed Debbie Thurman vice president of contracts and procurement for the federal services division, the company announced Tuesday. She previously served as ManTech International Corp.’s (NASDAQ: MANT) senior vice president of corporate contracts and deputy for the systems engineering and advanced technology group. Before ManTech, …

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ASRC Federal Names Brig. Gen. Cary Chun Space, Intel SVP

ASRC Federal has appointed retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Cary Chun senior vice president of space and intelligence, the company announced Wednesday. The 27-year Air Force veteran will be based in Colorado Springs and have responsibility for leading the company’s expansion efforts in the defense and intelligence space operations market. …

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