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AF Hands Down $950M Engineer Support IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded five small businesses positions on a potential $950 million contract for advisory and assistance services supporting the branch’s civil engineer mission. The ordering period for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is for two base years from the date of award and includes three option years, the …

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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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Report: Amazon Wins Potential $600M CIA Cloud Contract

Amazon Web Services (NASDAQ: AMZN) has won a potential 10-year $600 million contract to build a private cloud infrastructure for the CIA, according to Federal Computer Week. Frank Konkel reports the agency is acquiring the cloud infrastructure for big data in ways it could not under previous cloud contracts. Jeanne …

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Orlando Carvalho Promoted To Lockheed Aeronautics VP

Orlando Carvalho, Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) former executive vice president and general manager of the F-35 program, has been promoted to EVP of the aeronautics business area. Carvalho’s appointment is effective immediately and he succeeds Larry Lawson, will retire from the company April 5, Lockheed said Monday. Lorraine Martin, former …

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Accenture To Update USDA Food Safety Data System; Ed Meehan Comments

FSIS is responsible for overseeing labeling and packaging of meat, poultry and egg products in the U.S. Ed Meehan, head of Accenture’s federal civilian agency portfolio, said the company will help FSIS protect the country’s food supply infrastructure. “Federal agencies are faced with the challenge of transforming and improving how …

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Report: Lockheed, Pentagon F-35 Talks Reach ‘Senior’ Level

Discussions between Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Defense Department officials on a fifth set of F-35 jets have advanced to a senior level, Reuters reports. A source told Andrea Shalal-Esa the two sides are not far apart in negotiations, with the difference between the two sides at about $100 million, …

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Robert Stevens Says Lockheed & DoD Deal for Fifth Batch of F-35’s Could Come by Year’s End

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) is attempting to formalize a deal for its fifth batch of F-35 fighter jets with the Defense Department , Lockheed CEO Robert Stevens said at a Morgan Stanley investor conference. Stevens said Friday that he thinks it’s possible that Lockheed is able to wrap up the …

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Lockheed Wins $209M For Navy F-35 Spares

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $209.8 million contract modification to provide the U.S. Navy spares for F-35 jets, the Defense Department announced Monday. The company’s aeronautics unit will deliver the spares for 32 low rate initial production, lot five jets and the Pentagon expects delivery to finish by …

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Lockheed Wins $199M Iraq F-16 Sale

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $199, 303, 678 U.S. Air Force contract to provide F-16 fighter jets for a foreign military sale, the Defense Department announced Tuesday. Iraq will receive 18 of the Block 52 planes, 12 C-configuration models, 6 D models, support equipment, technical orders, integrated logistics support …

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CSC, UK Health Dept. Sign Letter of Intent Ahead of Healthcare Contract

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) signed a non-binding letter of intent Monday with the U.K. Health Department to support the U.K.’s national healthcare system. The Falls Church, Va.-based information technology contractor said the letter establishes a framework for a contract the company may enter with the department by March 31. The firm …

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