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GD Claims Deal to Support Army Information, Communication

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD has wins a task order to support the U.S. Army’s Program Executive Office, Enterprise Information Systems (PEO EIS), Medical Communications for Combat Casualty Care (MC4) Product Management Office (PMO). The task order has a value of $154 million over five years if all options are exercised. …

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Boeing Ships Satellite to Fla. for Launch

Boeing [NYSE: BA] has shipped the first Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite from the company’s satellite manufacturing facility in El Segundo to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida aboard a Boeing-built C-17 Globemaster III airlifter. The new navigation spacecraft is now set to begin final preparations for launch. …

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Dell Honored by Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) has been selected by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) as one of “America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises” in 2009. The award is unique – the only in America commending corporations “for world-class programs that create level playing fields for women’s business enterprises (WBEs) …

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AT&T Wins Communications Deal with FTC

AT&T (NYSE: T) Government Solutions has won awards worth approximately $5 million, if all options are exercised, to provide AT&T Synaptic HostingSM, Managed Trusted IP Services (MTIPS) and AT&T “Internet Protect” Service for the Federal Trade Commission as the independent agency’s primary provider of communications services. The MTIPS award was …

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SAIC Claims Army Simulator Contract

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) has been awarded a delivery order by the U.S. Army’s Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) to develop the first integrated crew member simulators for CH-47 and UH-60 helicopters under the Non-rated Crew Member Manned Module (NCM3) program. The NCM3 simulators will integrate …

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GD’s AxleTech Opens State-of-the-Art Facility in MI

AxleTech International, a General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) company, has started operations at a new state-of-the-art headquarters and distribution center in Troy, Mich., to meet the growing needs of its commercial and military customers around the world. Staffed by 40 professionals who fulfill aftermarket orders, the new facility allows AxleTech to …

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BAE Grabs Multi-Million Dollar Army Vehicle Deal

BAE Systems claimed a $32 million contract modification from the U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management command to reset 417 M113 vehicles, one of the most widely used combat vehicles in the world. The refurbishment of the M113 vehicles will include replacing old and damaged equipment with updated components, restoring …

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Boeing Communications System Reaches Milestone

Boeing Defense Australia, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA), recently announced a major milestone for its Modernized High Frequency Communications System (MHFCS). The MHFCS has been in service with the Australian Defense Forces (ADF) for 130 days. The MHFCS is a long range, managed, strategic communications …

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Cisco Reports 2nd Quarter Results

Cisco has announced its second quarter results for the period ended January 23, 2010. The firm reported second quarter net sales of $9.8 billion, net income on a generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) basis of $1.9 billion or $0.32 per share, and non-GAAP net income of $2.3 billion or $0.40 …

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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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