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Ulrich Finkenbusch Appointed to Head Lockheed’s German Arm

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has appointed Ulrich Finkenbusch to head the company’s operations in Germany. Finkenbusch returns to Germany more than one year after a stint with Lockheed’s international business development team in the U.S., the company said Wednesday. He served as a principal foreign policy adviser for Germany’s Bundestag and focused on foreign …

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Air Force Picks 22 Companies for $490M Contract Under ‘Agile Acquisition’ Program

The U.S. Air Force has awarded spots on a $490 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract under the Agile Acquisition program to 13 large businesses and nine small businesses. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract covers pre-program, technology development, engineering, manufacturing and production activities for new-build or modified systems. Ten large business and 13 …

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Reports: Germany to Purchase MEADS Missile Defense System for $4B

Germany has placed a potential $4.5 billion order for the Medium Extended Air Defense System made by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and MBDA as part of efforts to update country’s missile defense system, Syracuse.com reported Monday. Mark Weiner writes that Lockheed’s plant in the Salina suburb of Syracuse, New York holds a $625 million share …

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Report: Poland Selects Raytheon for Missile Defense System Contract

Poland has decided to award Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a contract to build a midrange missile defense system for the Polish military, Reuters reported Tuesday. Marcin Goettig cites a report from Gazeta Wyborcza newspaper that says Polish government and defense leaders are scheduled to hold a press conference Tuesday to discuss Poland’s military …

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Fred Harrison Joins Lone Star as Systems Engineering VP; Matthew Bowers Comments

Fred Harrison, a 34-year technology and contracting veteran, has joined Lone Star as vice president of systems engineering at the business and government advisory firm. He most recently oversaw capture functions and advanced missile engineering programs at MBDA Inc. as the company’s technology VP, Lone Star said Thursday. Matthew Bowers, …

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GovCon Wire Stays at Forefront of April’s Executive Movements, Promotions

The month of April saw a flurry of high-level executive appointments at the nation’s top government contracting firms and GovCon Wire led the way in covering new arrivals in leadership posts. Government Contracting Wire, the full name of Executive Mosaic‘s real-time news site, covered announcements of CEO transitions, promotions to …

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