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BAE, General Dynamics Win $340M in Ground Combat Vehicle Tech Extensions

BAE Systems and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) have won an estimated $340 million combined in contract modifications to continue developing technology for a future U.S. Army ground combat vehicle. The Army awarded BAE $159, 481, 403 and General Dynamics $180, 399, 976 to continue work for six more months, the …

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Rich Sorelle Promoted to Exelis Electronic Systems Lead

Rich Sorelle, former ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) vice president and general manager of integrated electronic warfare systems, has been promoted to president of the electronic systems division. The 16-year company veteran and former Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) executive will be responsible for the division’s performance, strategy, leadership and customer relations, …

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Andy Zirkelbach Named Wyle Corporate Contracts VP

Andy Zirkelbach, a 20-year veteran of the government contracting, aerospace and defense industries, has joined Wyle as corporate vice president of contracts. Zirkelbach brings experience in practicing for law firms and has worked for aerospace companies such as Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) for more than 15 years, Wyle said Wednesday. …

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John Gorman Named A MacB Business Development Lead; Mark Chadason Comments

John Gorman, former a Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) director and L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) vice president, has joined MacAulay-Brown as vice president of Maryland operations and business development. Gorman will be responsible for growing business and supporting intelligence clients at Fort Meade, Md., home to U.S. Cyber Command, the National Security …

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Australia Requests $4B Boeing Super Hornet, Growler Sale

Australia has requested to purchase 24 Boeing-made (NYSE: BA) fighter jets through a foreign military sales agreement potentially worth $3.7 billion. The Australian military intends to use the 12 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets and 12 EA-18G Growler jets for current and future coalition missions and for homeland defense against regional threats, …

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HP Navy-Marines Intranet Equipment, Software Contract Now $6B

HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) has won a $1.2 billion contract modification from the U.S. Navy to continue providing infrastructure and computer software for the internal Navy-Marine Corps Intranet. The modification would increase the ceiling value of a previously-awarded contract from $4.9 to $6.1 billion, according to the Wednesday FedBizOpps …

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Ken Asbury Named CEO At CACI; Jack London Comments

Ken Asbury, former president and CEO at ASRC Federal and a 27-year Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) veteran, has joined CACI International (NYSE: CACI) as president and CEO, effective Wednesday. CACI’s corporate business development organization will report directly to Asbury as part of an organizational restructuring, the company said Wednesday. Asbury …

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DHS Moving Ahead On Potential $390B Border Security Program

The Department of Homeland Security is continuing the demonstration phase of a $390 million project to build a virtual border fence, Washington Technology reports. Boeing (NYSE: BA), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Raytheon (RTN) and a team led by General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and EADS are competing …

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Duane Andrews Retiring as QinetiQ NA CEO, JD Crouch Named Successor

Duane Andrews will retire as chief executive of QinetiQ North America and be succeeded by J.D. Crouch, president of the company’s technology solutions group, after the company’s fiscal year ends March 31. Andrews has held the reins at QinetiQ NA since 2006, when he left Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: …

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Navy Seeking to Buy 72 Boeing Poseidon ISR Planes

The U.S. Navy is seeking authority from the Defense Department and Congress to buy 72 Boeing-made (NYSE: BA) P-8 Poseidon planes under a five-year order, FlightGlobal reports. The Navy has purchased 24 of the ISR planes (intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance) as of November, when the company won a $1.9 billion …

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