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Former Vangent CEO Mac Curtis Joins Veritas Capital

Former Vangent CEO Mac Curtis has joined Veritas Capital in Washington, GovCon Wire has learned. Curtis told GovCon Wire Thursday his role with the private equity firm is helping identify and acquire companies in the government market. Veritas became the owner of Vangent, then known as Pearson Government Solutions, in …

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Northrop Names Scarpella, Hogan Aerospace Program VPs

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) appointed Michelle Scarpella and Stephen Hogan to lead programs in the company’s aerospace systems sector. Northrop announced Wednesday it appointed Scarpella vice president for the company’s F-35 program, which supports Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) in the Joint Strike Fighter program. Northrop named Hogan vice president for the company’s F/A-18 …

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Air Force Awards Potential $985M Management Support IDIQ; Terry Ryan Comments

The U.S. Air Force has awarded positions on a potential five-year $985 million contract for medical service management and professional support services. The Pentagon said awardees will also provide engineering and technical services, studies, analyses and evaluations under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-delivery contract. The Pentagon expects work to be completed Feb. 1, …

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Air Force Awards $1.9B Design, Engineering IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded 26 companies prime positions on the potential $1.9 billion Design and Engineering Support Program contract. The seven-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is for engineering and technical services. DESP III can also be used to develop prototypes and limited production runs. On Jan. 24, Northrop Grumman (NYSE: …

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Navy Picks Date to Award $690M SPAWAR Network Contract

The U.S. Navy‘s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command will award a $690 million contract for shipboard networks on Feb. 1, NextGov reports. At a Jan. 25 conference in San Diego, where SPAWAR is based, Capt. D.J. LeGoff said either Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) or Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: …

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Air Force Awards $168M Engineering Services Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a group of 26 companies a contract with a first year worth nearly $168 million to provide engineering services, the Pentagon announced Tuesday. Awardees include: ARINC‘s engineering services subsidiary Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) DRS Technologies‘ C3 and aviation group General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) …

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Army Dishes Out $250M to Contractors for Cloud Services

The U.S. Army has awarded a $249.8 million firm-fixed-price contract for cloud computing services to a group of contractors in support of the Army’s program executive office for enterprise information systems, the Pentagon announced Thursday. Winning companies include: Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) IBM Corp. (NYSE: IBM) HP Enterprise Services …

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General Dynamics Wins $96M for Trident Submarine Weapons Systems

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Corp. (NYSE: GD) a $95.9 million contract to produce and support Trident II submarine weapons systems for the U.S. and U.K. navies, General Dynamics announced Thursday. The company said that if all options are exercised, the contract has a maximum value of $225 …

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US Strikes $30B Boeing F-15 Deal with Saudi Arabia

The U.S. has struck a $29.4 billion deal to sell 84 Boeing F-15 fighter jets to Saudi Arabia and upgrade 70 more of that country’s existing F-15s, the company and White House have announced. Last year,  Congress cleared the U.S. to sell $60 billion of military hardware to Saudi Arabia over the …

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Gen. McChrystal to Chair Siemens Govt Tech; Judy Marks Eyes Health, Energy, Infrastructure Gains

Siemens (NYSE: SI) has appointed retired Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal chairman of the board of directors for the company’s federal business organization, Siemens Government Technologies, the company announced Monday. McChrystal, a 34-year Army veteran, served as commander of U.S. and NATO operations in Afghanistan from 2009 to 2010, when he retired. McChrystal joined …

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