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Lockheed’s Mission Systems-Equipped F-35 Lightning II Stealth Fighter Takes Off

Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) has announced the first mission systems-equipped F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter flew for the first time. During the flight, F-35 Test Pilot David Nelson climbed to 15, 500 feet (4, 700 meters), verified engine response at varying throttle settings, performed a series of flight-qualities maneuvers and checked …

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DRS Wins SIGINT Systems Contract

DRS Defense Solutions, LLC, was awarded a $10 million contract to deliver a number of  man-pack/vehicular tactical signals intelligence (SIGINT) systems with direction finding (DF) processing and associated analysis nodes. Supplied as commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) equipment, these SIGINT systems will be used to support the warfighter around the globe in the …

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News- Cobham Establishes Office in UAE

Cobham announced the opening of an office in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to help provide customers in the Middle East with aerospace equipment maintenance. The Maintenance and Repair Operations (MRO) section of Cobham will have a location within Dubai. MRO provides maintenance, repair operations and overhauling of hydraulic systems, …

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Contract Award – Northrop Grumman – $3.3 Million – US Air Force

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded by the U.S. Air Force a task order under the A-10 Thunderbolt Life-cycle Program Support indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity program to develop and test an anti-jam embedded GPS and inertial navigation unit for the A-10C. The $3.3 million cost-plus fixed-fee hybrid task order entails performing …

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Contract Award – Northrop Grumman – $6.2 million – U.S. Army

Today, Northrop Grumman announced that the U.S. Army Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) office has awarded it a $6.2 million contract to move the Army’s Hunter UAS training and engineering test facilities from Cochise College Flight Line, Douglas, Ariz., to the new Rapid Integration and Acceptance Center (RIAC), Michael Army Airfield, …

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News – South African aviation charter company purchases BAE Systems’ regional jetliner

Yesterday, it was announced that South African aviation charter company Bionic Aviation CC/FLANA Pty Ltd has bought a BAe 146-300 regional jetliner from BAE Systems Regional Aircraft. The aircraft will be used for passenger charter work from South Africa to neighboring countries. “Strong interest in the BAe 146 and Avro …

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SAIC receives $49M delivery order from Air Force

Earlier this week, SAIC announced that it has received a delivery order from the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) to provide technical analysis and risk assessments in support of SMC’s Independent Readiness Review Team (IRRT). The total value of the order could exceed $49 million. Under …

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Royal Navy places first-ever order of BAE Systems’ Q-Sight System

There was cause for celebration at BAE Systems on Wednesday, as two years after starting development, the company announced the first order of its new Q-Sight helmet-mounted displays. The order came from the United Kingdom Ministry of Defense, which ordered 12 of them for the Royal Navy’s Lynx Mk8 helicopters. …

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SAIC Wins $21 Million DoD Cybersecurity Training Contract

Science Applications International Corporation of San Diego, CA has announced that it will provide cyber security training to Department of Defense (DoD) personnel, under a prime task order through the Defense Information Systems Agency’s (DISA) ENCORE II contract. The contract has a 1-year base period of performance and 4 one-year …

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