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Kathryn Hambleton: NASA to Award ISS Cargo Resupply Service Contracts Jan. 30

NASA has rescheduled the awarding of a new series of contracts to transport supplies to and from the International Space Station, Reuters reported Thursday. The agency was previously scheduled to name winners for its Commercial Resupply Services 2 competition Thursday and now expects to hand down a decision Jan. 30, 2016, according …

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ULA to Provide Atlas V Launch Services for NASA’s TDRS-M Satellite

United Launch Alliance will provide Atlas V 401 launch services to NASA for the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite-M mission, which will be part of the NASA Space Network. The space agency said Saturday the estimated total cost for the TDRS-M launch is $132.4 million, including spacecraft processing, payload integration and other launch support services. TDRS-M …

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Weekly Roundup Oct 26 – Oct 30 2015: Northrop Records Double Victory w/ 3Q Earnings, Bomber Win & more

Weekly Roundup Oct 26 – Oct 30 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The world’s fifth-largest defense contractor received a double-billing of good news this week via third quarter financial results that beat The Street and a landmark contract win …

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Nadia Short: DoD’s $460M Digital Services Contract Supports Agility for Cyber Response

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 30,  2015 — The Defense Department‘s new $460 million contract for digital services support to U.S. Cyber Command could see bids from General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Bloomberg reported Wednesday that the contract has seen interest from traditional defense …

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United Launch Alliance Names John Keenan CIO, John Neary CFO; Tory Bruno Comments

John Keenan, formerly group executive for global information technology infrastructure and operations at Newmont Mining, has been named chief information officer of United Launch Alliance as part of the company’s executive reorganization. Tory Bruno, president and CEO of ULA, said Tuesday the move aims to help the Boeing (NYSE: BA)-Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) …

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Chris Kubasik Joins L-3 as President, COO; Michael Strianese Comments

Chris Kubasik, former president and CEO of the advisory group at professional services firm Seabury, has joined L-3 Communications (NYSE:LLL) as president and chief operating officer. L-3 said Wednesday that Kubasik will work at the company’s headquarters in New York City and will report directly to Chairman and CEO Michael Strianese. …

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Northrop Wins Air Force Long Range Strike Bomber Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has beaten out a team of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) for the highly-anticipated contract to build the U.S. Air Force‘s Long Range Strike Bomber plane, Defense Department officials announced Tuesday. The service branch plans to purchase up to 100 of the bombers at a cost of $511 million per plane …

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October 27 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes Down, Stocks Decline on Goods Data

The GovCon Index failed to recover from morning session losses Tuesday and closed with a nominal decline of 0.052 points to 75.304. Textron (NYSE: TXT) led all Index gainers at 4.15 percent to $40.43 after the conglomerate reported a 9-percent profit increase in its third quarter and earnings that exceeded Wall Street analyst forecasts despite …

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Orbital ATK 3Q Earnings, Revenue Top Wall Street Forecasts; Company Raises 2015 Outlook

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) — one of 30 companies listed on Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported third quarter earnings of $1.35 per share, 25 cents above Wall Street analyst forecasts. The Dulles, Va.-based space systems and ammunition maker also posted $1.135 billion in revenue for the quarter on strong …

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Bloomberg: Air Force Could Unveil Bomber Contract Winner by Tuesday

The U.S. Air Force has received the go-ahead from Pentagon acquisition chief Frank Kendall to proceed with the awarding of its Long Range Strike Bomber contract, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. Anthony Cappacio and Julie Johnsson write USAF could name Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) or a team of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and …

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