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John Holmes Named AAR President, COO; Timothy Romenesko to Retire as Vice Chairman, CFO at Year’s End

John Holmes, chief operating officer of AAR‘s (NYSE: AIR) aviation services business and a 16-year company veteran, has been promoted to the roles of president and CFO in a move that takes effect June 1. AAR said Tuesday Holmes will also begin to serve as a member of its board of directors …

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AAR Wins $909M Contract to Help Manage Air Force’s Landing Gear Parts Supply Chain

AAR has won a potential 15-year, $909.4 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide supply chain management services for the landing gear parts of C-130, KC-135 and E-3 aircraft platforms. The Defense Department said Friday the contract covers purchasing, remanufacturing, distribution and inventory control services to Air Force depot and field-level, foreign military sales, other …

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Former GSA Official Aaron Snow Named COO of cBrain’s North America Operations

Aaron Snow, former senior adviser for the General Services Administration‘s Technology Transformation Service, has joined cBrain as chief operating officer of the company’s North America-based operations. Per Tejs Knudsen, cBrain CEO, said in a company statement published Thursday Snow brings technological and digital transformation experience to help the Denmark-based company build on its international …

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Donald Wetekam, Jeffrey Wehrenberg to Lead AAR’s Airlift Business as Chairman, Interim President

Donald Wetekam, vice president of government and defense business development at AAR‘s aviation services sector, and Jeffrey Wehrenberg, previously chief operating officer at the company’s airlift division, have been appointed to lead AAR Airlift. The company said Thursday Wetekam and Wehrenberg will report to John Holmes, COO at AAR’s aviation services segment, as AAR …

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Timothy Romenesko Named AAR Finance Chief; David Storch Comments

Timothy Romenesko, chief operating officer of AAR Corp.‘s expeditionary services segment and a 35-year company veteran, will serve as chief financial officer at the Wood Dale, Illinois-based aviation aftermarket services provider beginning Aug. 1 He will succeed Michael Sharp, who is leaving the company after a 20-year career there,  and …

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AAR Lands $200M DLA Mobile Hybrid Shelter Supply IDIQ; Mark Platko Comments

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded AAR’s (NYSE: AIR) mobility systems business unit a potential four-year, $200 million contract to supply hybrid mobile shelters, containers and related accessories to the Defense Department and civilian agencies. Mark Platko, general manager of mobile systems unit at AAR, said Tuesday the contract will facilitate the …

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AAR to Support Navy Clipper Transport Planes Under $105M Contract

AAR Defense Systems & Logistics has won a potential five-year, $104.97 million contract to provide logistics and depot-level support for the U.S. Navy‘s fleet of C-40A Clipper transport aircraft. The company will perform work in Oklahoma, Texas, Washington, Florida, California and Virginia through March 2021, the Defense Department said Friday. The Naval …

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Orbital ATK Secures $260M Navy Contract for AARG Missile

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has secured a contract worth up to $260 million to produce two lots of Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile systems for the U.S. Navy and the service branch’s allies. The company will also kick off fourth and fifth lot full-rate production for captive air training and all-up round missiles …

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GardaWorld’s Dirk van der Vaart: Security Sector Wide Open for New Talent

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 14, 2015 — Dirk van der Vaart, president of GardaWorld Government Services, said the security sector is always wide open for new talent looking to transition from military and government to industry. “Speaking specifically to the defense sector, the defense industrial base and the subcategory of …

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Aaron Levie: Box to Help Justice Department Employees Manage Data

Box (NYSE: BOX) has been awarded a contract of undisclosed terms to operate the Justice Department’s file sharing and information management system for employees. The company will work to facilitate collaboration between DOJ component agencies and third party organizations, provide mobile and offline content access to employees and remove fragmented content and …

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