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Northrop Appoints James Culmo VP of New Unmanned Systems Enterprise

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has appointed James Culmo vice president of the company’s new high-altitude, long endurance enterprise (HALE) organization. The Falls Church, Va.-based contractor formed the organization to house individual unmanned systems programs in an effort improve efficiency and affordability,  according to a company statement. Culmo will lead HALE and be responsible for enhancing …

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GDIT Names James McManamon a Navy, Marines Services Area VP

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has appointed James McManamon vice president of the Navy and Marine Corps services business area within the information technology unit. He will be responsible for the unit’s strategic business development and planning. Ken Slaght, a vice president and general manager, said maritime stakeholders in industry and …

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GDIT to Provide Navy, Federally Contracted Vessel Support on $73M IDIQ

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit  has been awarded a contract with a potential value of $73.3 million by the Naval Surface Warfare Center‘s Carderock division. GDIT will provide services to Navy and other federal and federally contracted vessels and select land-based sites on the five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The company will provide …

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GovCon Wire’s September M&A Activity Recap; Contractors Active Across Industry

While no clear sector focus dominated the merger and acquisition landscape in September, government contractors remained busy, closing on several interesting healthcare and cybersecurity deals and divesting some operations. The eight acquisitions GovCon Wire recorded were down from the 11 reported in August, but executive moves ramped up to seasonal …

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SAIC Picks Up Clean-Energy Support Contract

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) won a deal from U.S. Geothermal Inc. to support the San Emidio project — construction of a geothermal power plant in northwest Nevada. According to the firm, “the contract has a 15-month period of performance and a contract value of more than $22 million. Work will be …

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Thursday’s Featured Job: Cyber Strategist at Northrop Grumman

Job Description Roles and Responsibilities: The Cyber-Security and Enterprise Services (CES) Operating Unit within NGIS’s Defense Enterprise Services (DES) Business Unit has an immediate need for a Cyber-Security Strategist (CSS). The CSS will: Be responsible for establishing a multi-year Cyber-Security strategy for CES. This strategy will establish an actionable plan …

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BAE Wins Vehicle Power Management Deal with Marines

BAE (LSE: BA) has claimed a contract to create an onboard vehicle power management system, enhancing U.S. Marine Corps mission effectiveness with an increase in electric power availability to ground forces. The deal provides for “installation of a power management system in a government-furnished High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle for …

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Lockheed: Apple Co-Founder Wozniak to Headline MILCOM

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] announced that Steve Wozniak, Apple Computer, Inc. co-founder and Fusion-io chief scientist will deliver the opening keynote address at MILCOM 2010. According to Lockheed: “As the premier international conference for military communications, MILCOM brings together leaders from government, industry and academia to discuss and showcase the …

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BAE Unveils New Military Vehicle

BAE Systems rolled out the improved PIM (Paladin Integrated Management) vehicle for military customers at a ceremony in York, Pa. PIM represents the next generation howitzer in the M-109 Paladin line of vehicles. Using the cab structure and armament of the Paladin M109A6, the new PIM uses a “digital backbone, …

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Today’s News from GovCon Wire

Contract Award- Cubic Defense Corp – $8.5 Million – Egyptian Air Force Contract Award- CSC – City of Los Angeles News- Unit at Lockheed Martin Achieves CMMI® Maturity Level 5 News- QinetiQ demonstrates potential future of batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles News- Boeing Delivers Airborne Intel System to Air …

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