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Boeing, Northrop Grumman, Rolls-Royce Grab Defense Work

According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) is being awarded a $6, 742, 025 firm-fixed-price delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N68335-10-G-0012) for operational level peculiar support equipment in support of emerging EA-18G aircraft squadron stand-ups.  Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and …

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ATK, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, Rolls-Royce, Boeing Among Tuesday’s DoD Winners

According to the Department of Defense, “ATK was awarded a $10, 249, 687 contract modification which will provide for a nose-mounted proximity sensor used on M117 and MK-80 series general purpose bombs, including the joint direct attack munitions.  At this time, $10, 249, 687 has been obligated.  ALC/GHGKA, Hill Air …

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GE, Rolls-Royce Formulate Cost-Saving F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Engine Proposal

General Electric (NYSE: GE) and Rolls-Royce have offered the Pentagon a fixed price offer on their F136 engine for the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF). The offer would foster competition between the JSF program’s two engine suppliers, and to shift the risk of cost overruns from the government to defense contractors. …

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Rolls-Royce Wins Deal to Build Engines for Air Force

According to the Department of Defense: “Rolls-Royce Corp., Indianapolis, Ind., is being awarded an $11, 764, 421 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-07-C-0060) for the procurement of six spare AE1107C engines for the U.S. Air Force CV-22 aircraft. Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Ind., and is expected …

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State Dept OKs Potential $1.4B Lockheed Transport, Tanker Aircraft Sale to Germany

The State Department has approved Germany’s request to procure three Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) C-130J-30 military transport aircraft and three KC-130J tanker planes from the U.S. government under a potential $1.4 billion foreign military sales agreement. Lockheed will serve as the prime contractor in the proposed deal that seeks to build up …

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State Dept OKs Germany’s $2.5B Request for Northrop MQ-4C Triton Drones

The State Department has given Germany the green light to procure four Northrop Grumman-built (NYSE: NOC) MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft systems from the U.S. government through a potential $2.5 billion foreign military sales agreement. Northrop and Airbus’ defense and space business will serve as prime contractors in the proposed FMS …

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Airbus to Support UK Military Transport Aircraft Fleet Under Potential $506M Contract

Airbus has secured a $506 million contract from the U.K.’s defense ministry to provide in-service support for the Atlas A400M airlifters of the British air force. The ministry said Thursday the contract covers maintenance, upgrade and repair services for the country’s Atlas fleet through 2026. Julian Young, chief of air materiel at the U.K.’s defense …

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Lockheed, Partners to Support UK’s C-130J Through 2022 Under $545M Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 5, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT),  Rolls Royce and Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group will continue to provide Hercules Integrated Operational Support to the British air force’s C-130J Super Hercules fleet under a $545 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Lockheed said Wednesday the contract runs through 2022 and also includes information …

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Craig Myler, Lee Schmoe, Justin Zachary named prestigious Bechtel Fellows

On Wednesday, Bechtel Corporation honored three employees by naming them Bechtel Fellows, a select group of experts in science and technology who have made outstanding contributions to the company and their professions. They also advise senior management on questions related to their areas of expertise, participate in strategic planning, and …

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State Dept OKs Potential $350M Airlifter Equipment Sale to France

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The State Department has cleared France's request to procure four AE-2100D turboprop engines, two updated Multifunctional, Information Distribution System-Low Volume Terminals and other C-130 transport aircraft support equipment from the U.S. government through a potential $350M foreign military sales agreement.

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