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GovCon Wire’s September Executive Move Recap

Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) board of directors appointed former Continental Airlines CEO Lark Kellner as a new director of the board, where he will serve on the audit and finance committees. Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) appointed Alan Weakley president of its North American public sector defense group, where he will lead strategic direction, planning …

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New $4.6B Global Information Grid Program to Launch; DISA to Award Most Funds

The Defense Information Systems Agency will soon award an operations contract, which will draw the majority of $4.6 billion in funds set aside for a global information grid management services program. DISA’s current global support contracts are held by Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and …

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On $440M Army Contract, General Dynamics-led Team to Develop Combat Vehicle with Network Interoperability

A General Dynamics-led (NYSE: GD) team has won a $439.7 million contract for the technology development phase of the U.S. Army’s ground combat vehicle infantry fighting vehicle program. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will team with General Dynamics to fulfill the program’s goal of producing an affordable and operational infantry fighting vehicle in seven …

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Former DynCorp SVP Craig Reed Moves to Altamont Capital Partners as Senior Advisor

Former DynCorp International senior vice president for strategy and corporate development Craig Reed has been appointed as a senior advisor for Altamont Capital Partners. Reed has primary responsibility for the firm’s aerospace, defense and government services investments. ACP is a San Francisco Bay area-based private equity firm with $500 million in capital. …

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Accenture Added to $1.1B DoJ IT IDIQ

The U.S. Justice Department has selected Accenture Federal Services (NYSE: ACN) as one of 20 contractors to provide IT services under its $1.1 billion ITSS-4 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. ITSS-4 has a six-month base contracting period with six one-year extension options. The IT support services task orders will include IT planning, program support, systems configuration management, user training and introduction …

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Army Names Awardees on $1B Force Protection IDIQ

The U.S. Army has awarded 16 contractors places on a $997 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide force protection measures in theater and in the continental U.S. Awardees include: BAE Systems Technology Solutions & Services Co.,  North Charleston, S.C. DRS C3 & Aviation Company,  Gaithersburg, Md. ITT,  Colorado Springs, Colo. Science Applications …

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MacAulay-Brown Elects Sidney Fuchs as President, CEO

MacAulay-Brown, Inc. has elected Sidney E. Fuchs president and CEO, effective Aug. 1, 2011. Fuchs will replace the retiring Charles Schwegman, who has been company president for over 14 years. Fuchs was previously president and CEO of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) subsidiary TASC, Inc. Under his leadership,  TASC revenues grew from $450 million …

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HP Added to $1.1B DOJ IDIQ; Stolkey Comments

  HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) has been added to the U.S. Justice Department‘s potential $1.1 billion information technology support services-4 contract. The award has one performance base year and six one-year option periods. HP will compete with 19 other companies for task orders under the contract. HP will offer software, application …

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DynCorp and AECOM Joint Venture Added to $9.7B Army Language Services IDIQ

The U.S. Army has selected DynCorp International and AECOM‘s (NYSE: ACM) joint venture Global Linguist Solutions to compete for task orders on its $9.7 billion defense language interpretation translation enterprise contract. The six companies on the multiple-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity hybrid contract will provide interpretation and translation services for personnel, equipment, supplies, facilities, transportation, tools, materials, supervision and other items. Global Linguist …

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NGC Awards $54K in Scholarships to CyberPatriot Winners; Linda Mills Comments

As sponsor of the Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot program, Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) awarded $54, 000 in scholarships to 36 students on the winning teams of the National Finals Competition. “We congratulate all the students who participated in the CyberPatriot program and hope that each of them gained an appreciation for …

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