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John Casper, Scott Spence Provide Context on Space Fence Contract; Reported for Potential April Release

The U.S. Air Force could award a multi-billion dollar contract in April to build a new radar system for tracking objects in space, Space News reported Dec. 27. Mike Gruss writes the Air Force has spent close to $1.3 billion on the Space Fence program since 2006. Lockheed Martin and …

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KAI Wins $1B Iraq T-50 Fighter Aircraft Sale

Korean Aerospace Industries has received a $1.1 billion order from the Iraqi government for 24 T-50 multirole aircraft, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. Jeyup Kwaak writes KAI will build Iraq a fighter variant of the Golden Eagle aircraft under the contract, which represents South Korea’s largest arms-export sale to …

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Raytheon to Build Army Electronic Warfare Planning, Management Tool

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a potential five-year,  $97, 850, 000 contract to design and build a tool for the U.S. Army to plan and manage electronic warfare. Six bids were received by the Army Contracting Command’s office in Aberdeen, Md. for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via an Internet solicitation, the Defense Department …

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Navy Picks 14 Companies for Potential $900M C5ISR Computing, Infrastructure Services IDIQ

Fourteen businesses have won positions on a potential five-year, $899, 543, 435 U.S. Navy contract for transport computing and infrastructure services related to C5ISR (command, control, communications, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance). The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic received 21 bids for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract …

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Report: Dan Allen to Join Serco Inc. as CEO; Ed Casey to Assume Intl Leadership Post

According to the Washington Business Journal, former CACI International (NYSE: CACI) President and CEO Dan Allen will join the U.S. arm of Britain-based services contractor Serco — Serco Inc. — as chief executive in December. Jill Aitoro reports current Serco Inc. chief Ed Casey will take a leadership role with …

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Microsoft to Roll Out Government-Focused Cloud For U.S. Agencies; Susie Adams Comments

As part of a larger company release of cloud computing-based products, programs and partnerships, Microsoft announced this week it will roll out a public cloud environment for data, applications and infrastructure designed exclusively for use by U.S. federal, state and local government agencies. In a blog post entitled “Coming soon: Government-focused …

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Army Awards $4B Communications, Transmissions Systems IDIQ

Twelve companies have positions on a $4.1 billion contract to provide communications and transmissions systems to the U.S. Army. The U.S. Army Contracting Command at Rock Island Arsenal received 24 bids for the firm-fixed-price, non-option-eligible, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Thursday. Funding for each contractor will be determined based on task orders. …

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Joanna Cangianelli, Manish Parikh Join BAE Intell Leadership Team; DeEtte Gray Comments

Joanna Cangianelli and Manish Parikh, both formerly of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), have joined BAE Systems in business development and strategy positions within the intelligence and security sector. Cangianelli was appointed vice president for business development and Parikh was named VP for strategy and emerging markets, BAE said Tuesday. DeEtte Gray, president of …

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General Atomics Wins Special Ops Command Mini-Sub Battery Contract

General Atomics has won a $12.5 million contract to provide the U.S. military with lithium-ion batteries and accessories for special-purpose mini-submarines, Military Aerospace & Electronics reported Tuesday. According to John Keller, the contract comes under the U.S. Special Operations Command’s Dry Combat Submersible program that seeks to develop technology that would …

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Pratt & Whitney, Pentagon Ink F-35 Engine Deal

A United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) subsidiary has reached an agreement with the Defense Department to produce the sixth batch of engines for the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 jet. Pratt & Whitney will work to build 38 F135 propulsion engines, including 36 install engines and two conventional takeoff and …

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