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F-35 Program Office Opening Sustainment Competition, Potential $1T in Play

More than 100 defense contractors will be in Washington for three days starting Nov. 14 at a government-hosted industry day on sustainment of the Lockheed Martin-made (NYSE: LMT) F-35 fighter jet, Defense News reports. According to the story by Aaron Mehta and Marcus Weisgerber, sustainment costs could reach $1 trillion …

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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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Army Hands Down $7B for Software, Systems Engineering

The U.S. Army has awarded a potential $7 billion contract to several companies for software and systems engineering services, the Defense Department announced Thursday. Companies will compete for task orders under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract through Sept. 30, 2017 and the Army will determine work location with each order. Awardees include: …

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Report: Pentagon Considering Open F-35 Supply Chain, Equipment Competitions

The Defense Department plans to hold industry days Nov. 14 and Nov. 15 as it considers holding open competitions for sustainment work on the Lockheed Martin-made (NYSE: LMT) F-35 jet, Aviation Week reports. According to the report, the seminars will focus on possible opportunities to compete for work in supply …

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GovCon Wire’s September Executive Move Roundup Tallies 21 Across GovCon

The month of September produced a relatively even distribution of executive moves at government contracting firms across company leadership posts and executive positions in financial, contracts and legal operations. In all, GovCon Wire covered 21 executive moves during September. Check out the wide range below. Leadership Parsons promoted Mary Ann Hopkins …

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Army Names 1st Set of Awardees on $23B Logistics Vehicle

The U.S. Army has selected a group of contractors to compete for task orders on a $23.5 billion logistics support contract vehicle, Washington Technology reports. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced Tuesday it holds a position on the Enhanced Army Global Logistics Enterprise program, which the company said is structured as …

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NASA Accepting Bids For Next Commercial Crew Program Phase

NASA has released a request for proposals for the first of two contract phases, where the agency intends to certify commercially-developed space systems for sending human crews to the International Space Station. During that 15-month phase, the agency said companies will provide strategies to meet the agency’s standards and safety …

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Navy Hands Down $780M for Data Products Instruction, Development

The U.S. Navy has awarded a potential $780 million contract for acquisition and life-cycle support of training data products, the Defense Department announced Friday. Contractors will compete for task orders to carry out an instructional systems development process involving analysis, design, development, implementation, evaluation, sustainment and delivery of products. Awardees …

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Jack London to Enter Washington GovCon Hall of Fame

Jack London, executive chairman at CACI International and former CEO for 23 years, will be inducted into the Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards hall of fame Nov. 1. The awards ceremony is sponsored by the Fairfax County, Va. Chamber of Commerce, the Professional Services Council and Washington Technology. London recently …

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GSA Hands Down $2.5B in Cloud-Based Email BPAs

The General Services Administration has awarded a series of blanket purchase agreements to several contractors for cloud computing-based email services, the agency announced Thursday. According to the Washington Business Journal, the agreements are potentially worth $2.5 billion total. Awardees include: Accenture (NYSE: ACN) Autonomic Resources CGI Federal (NYSE: GIB) Computer …

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