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CAE Wins $100M Air Force UAV Pilot Training Contract

CAE (NYSE: CAE) has won a $100 million five-year contract to manage pilot training on General Atomics-made drones for the U.S. Air Force, Defense News reported Friday. Aaron Mehta writes CAE instructors will facilitate command and control coursework for MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper aircraft at air bases in California, New Mexico …

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Raytheon Wins $190M Air Force Deal for Reaper Drone Targeting System

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) has won a $191 million U.S. Air Force contract to provide 149 multispectral targeting systems for the branch’s General Atomics-built MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles. The company will begin delivering the systems in January 2013 and also provide support systems and spares, according to a Tuesday company announcement. Raytheon said …

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State Department Taking Contractor Bids for UAVs

The State Department has received dozens of bids from contractors as it seeks to acquire a fleet of unmanned aerial vehicles to protect diplomats in Iraq and other high-risk countries. The department is accepting responses to its request for proposals through April 23, it said in an updated posting Monday …

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Missile Defense Agency Awards $48M IDIQ for 3D Missile Tracking from Unmanned Aircraft

The Missile Defense Agency has announced a research and development award to demonstrate precision three-dimensional tracking of ballistic missiles from a long endurance, high-altitude unmanned air system. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee award has a maximum value of $48, 351, 494.  It was awarded to General Atomics Aeronautical, Poway, Calif. The contract was competitively …

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Raytheon Goes Fourth: 4 Thursday Deals for Firm

According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $11, 963, 111 firm-fixed-price contract.  This contract is for the Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) plug and fight (P&F) A-kit design definition to develop an integrated set of components/platform end item preliminary engineering change proposals for the …

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CTC Names Nathan Eltz Murtha Awardee for 2015; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 16, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — GovCon Executive reported Wednesday on Concurrent Technologies Corp. naming Nathan Eltz as the recipient of this year’s CTC Award in Honor of Congressman John P. Murtha. The company said candidates for the annual prize are selected from graduating management students …

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Mary Ann Hopkins: Parsons Cyber Training Presents Learning Opportunity

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 16, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Parsons helped kick off a National Security Agency cyber defense exercise this week to help train students on information assurance challenges and vulnerabilities, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company, which is hosting the event known as CDX for the second straight …

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