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Logen Thiran Joins ARA as President, CEO; Pradeep Wahi Comments

Logen Thiran, formerly a business unit president at DRS Technologies, has joined ARA as president and CEO to succeed Pradeep Wahi, who continues to serve as chairman of the board. ARA said Thiran joins the company as it seeks to align its product base and research and development projects with demand in international and domestic markets for radio frequency products. “[These] are exciting times …

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ULA Arm Receives $938M Contract Modification on USAF Launch Vehicle Program

A subsidiary of United Launch Alliance has received a $938.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force for continued Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle services for the Delta IV and Atlas V launch vehicles. United Launch Services will provide services such as program management, space and launch vehicle integration, launch operations and infrastructure sustainment …

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Army Taps 17 Firms for Army Research Lab/JIEDDO Challenge IDIQ

The U.S. Army has selected 17 companies to participate in the initial task order for the Culvert Denial Challenge program, which is run by the Army Research Laboratory and Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization. The Defense Department said Tuesday that the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is worth up to $49.5 million through September 2019. Work …

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Army Picks 21 Contractors for $7.2B in Intell Services IDIQs

The U.S. Army has awarded positions on two contracts potentially worth $7.2 billion combined to 21 companies to support the branch’s intelligence, security and information operations globally. Contractors will compete for task orders to perform work during the five-year ordering period, the Defense Department said Friday. The Army awarded the …

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Report: Air Force Could Award Long-Range Radar Contract Next Week

The U.S. Air Force is close to naming the winner of a contract to produce long-range, ground-based sensors for tracking hostile aircraft and missiles, Defense News reported Wednesday. Aaron Mehta writes that Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) are competing for the Air Force’s …

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GD Bath Iron Works Wins Potential $100M LCS Planning Yard Contract

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Bath Iron Works subsidiary has won a potential $100, 418, 069 contract to perform planning yard services for the U.S. Navy‘s Littoral Combat Ship program. The Navy received three offers for the cost-plus-award-fee contract and Bath Iron Works will act as the single planning yard for the LCS …

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Tory Bruno Joins United Launch Alliance as President, CEO; Rick Ambrose, Craig Cooning Comment

Tory Bruno, formerly vice president and general manager of strategic and missile defense systems at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has joined the United Launch Alliance as president and CEO. Bruno succeeds Michael Gass, who has retired after eight years of service as president and CEO of the joint venture owned by Boeing (NYSE: BA) and …

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DSCA Details Potential $1B in Missile, Helicopter Service Deals for Iraq

The State Department has approved two foreign military sales agreements with Iraq worth more than $1 billion combined that cover Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) defense equipment and logistics support for the country’s rotorcraft from Bell Helicopter. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Tuesday that Iraq has asked to buy 5, 000 Lockheed-made AGM-114K/N/R Hellfire missiles, other parts and …

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Kimberly Admire to Lead SAIC’s Human Resources Office; Tony Moraco Comments

Kimberly Admire, formerly vice president of culture, diversity and equal opportunity programs at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), will take the chief human resources officer role at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC). She will succeed Brian Keenan, who served in that role since 2007, beginning Aug. 11, SAIC said Monday. …

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Ralph Acaba: Raytheon to Build Processor Kits Under Int’l Patriot Engineering Program

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will produce radar digital processor kits for Patriot Air and Missile Defense Systems operated by the U.S. and two partner countries under a $235.5 million contract. The company said Wednesday that the full-rate production contract is intended to reduce the number of battery replaceable units from 759 …

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