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Northrop Wins $108M for New B-2 Processors, Fiber Optic Cables; Ron Naylor Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $108 million contract to add new hardware and software to the U.S. Air Force‘s fleet of B-2 bombers, the company announced Thursday. Under the contract awarded Sept. 28, the company will provide the branch with new hardware kits that include Lockheed Martin-made (NYSE: LMT) …

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Lockheed Reorganizes Electronic Systems, Names Dale Bennett, Rick Edwards New Unit Heads; Stevens, Kubasik Comment

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has divided its electronic systems area into two new sectors and named Dale Bennett and Rick Edwards executive vice presidents for the new units, with the structure effective Dec. 31. On that date, the company said Bennett will serve as EVP for the new mission systems and training …

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Lockheed, US Govt Sign $1.8B Contract for Taiwan F-16 Upgrades

Lockheed Martin will upgrade F-16 jets for Taiwan under a $1.85 billion contract with the U.S. government, the company announced Monday. The company will add a new active electronically scanned array radar, embedded global positioning and update electronic warfare and other avionics systems on 145 Block 20 F-16A/B jets. Lockheed …

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Rockwell Collins Promotes 20-Year Vet Philip Jasper to Lead Govt Systems

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has promoted two-decade company veteran Philip Jasper executive vice president and chief operating officer of the government systems unit, the company announced Monday. He succeeds Kelly Ortberg, who elevated to the company’s newly-formed office of the chief executive (click over to GovCon Executive for more on …

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Harris $331M FAA DataComm Team Includes ARINC, Thales, Washington Consulting; John O’Sullivan Comments

A Harris Corp.-led team has won a $331 million contract to provide the Federal Aviation Administration integration and engineering work for air traffic control communications, the company and the FAA both announced Thursday. Team members for the seven-year contract include ARINC, Thales and Washington Consulting Inc., a subsidiary of Alion …

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Northrop Names 27-Year Vet Teri Marconi Naval, Marine Systems Lead

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Teri Marconi sector vice president and general manager of the naval and marine systems division within the company’s electronic systems sector. The company said she will hold executive responsibility for all naval and marine systems programs within the company’s Baltimore-based electronic systems sector. Operations …

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Rockwell Collins Reports 13% EPS Growth For 3Q 2012, Govt Sales Up

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has announced financial results for the third quarter of its fiscal year 2012, reporting a 13 percent increase in earnings per share over the prior year period. The Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based aerospace and technology firm said it earned $1.14 per share in this year’s third quarter, …

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Report: Lockheed Tops FY 2011 Defense Contracting Revenue

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) took the top spot for defense-based contracting revenue in fiscal year 2011, according to a Bloomberg Government analysis posted on Federal News Radio. Following the  Bethesda, Md.-based company was Boeing (NYSE: BA), General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC). …

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Boeing Team Wins $181M for Navy Osprey Program

A Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Bell Helicopter team has won five contracts worth a combined $181 million with the U.S. Navy for work on the Osprey program, the Pentagon announced Thursday. The contracts include: A $72, 928, 060 advanced acquisition award for long lead components for 17 MV-22 and 17 …

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Kratos to Support Army UAS Operations Center, Platforms on Potential $105M Award

Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (NASDAQ: KTOS) announced today that segments of its weapons systems solutions division were part of a team awarded a contract with a potential value of more than $105 million to provide services for U.S. Army unmanned aircraft systems. Under the contract, Kratos, a national security solutions provider, will help provide technical …

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