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Former Alion Science SVP Sean Pender Named MCR Solutions Group President

Sean Pender, formerly a senior vice president and technology solutions group manager at Alion Science and Technology, has joined MCR as president of the company’s newly established solutions group. He brings more than 30 years of technology development and implementation experience in high-profile government and international client programs to his new …

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VIDEO: L3 Technologies’ Strianese on Paris Air Show, Airport Security, Boosting Readiness

Michael Strianese, chairman and CEO of L3 Technologies, discusses the company’s 2017 Paris Air Show offerings, the changing security environment, airport security, the merger-and-acquisitions outlook, combatting the US Defense Department’s readiness and training shortages and more during an interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian. The interview was …

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VIDEO: Boeing’s Caret on Learning from Losses, Measuring Success and Maximizing Wins

Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing Defense, Space & Security, discusses lessons learned from competition losses, the metrics of success, corporate reorganization, the T-100 trainer, KC-46 tanker, the defense budget and investment during a June 21, 2017, interview with Defense & Aerospace Report Editor Vago Muradian at Paris-Le Bourget …

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4 Firms Land Spots on $492M Navy Digital Network System Increment III Support IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded four companies positions on a potential eight-year, $492.4 million contract to provide increment III production units and related supplies for the service branch’s Automated Digital Network System. Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), Leonardo DRS, Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and Serco‘s U.S. subsidiary will work to support the tactical wide area …

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Alion Science Names 30-Year A&D Industry Vet Steve Schorer President, CEO

Steve Schorer, former president of DynCorp International, has joined Alion Science and Technology as president and CEO. Schorer will assume the posts Friday to succeed Bahman Atefi, who will transition to the role of vice chairman of the board of directors at the McLean, Virginia-based government services contractor, Alion Science said Wednesday. …

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VIDEO: Boeing’s Lemaster on MH-149 Bid to Replace USAF UH-1N Nuclear-Support Helos

Rick Lemaster, business development director at Boeing Military Aircraft, discusses the company’s partnership with Leonardo DRS to bid a military version of the AgustaWestland AH-149 helicopter — dubbed the MH-149 — for the US Air Force competition to replace the UH-1N Huey nuclear support aircraft with Defense & Aerospace Report …

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Terry DeRosa Promoted to IAP CEO; Robert Hargis Named COO

Terry DeRosa, formerly chief financial officer of IAP Worldwide Services, has been promoted to CEO at the Cape Canaveral, Florida-based government services contractor. IAP said Thursday DeRosa held the CFO role over the past three years and led the company’s expansion and stabilization efforts as part of a company-wide reorganization in 2014. …

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GovCon Wire’s Weekly Roundup: DHS Cybersecurity Budget, “Detainer” Reports, Appointments and More

Weekly Roundup March 20 – March 24 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The 2018 fiscal year budget blueprint released by the Trump administration last week has continued to be a hot topic in the GovCon community, particularly its request for …

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General Dynamics, Teammates Plan Training Facility for Canada’s Upcoming Search & Rescue Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2016 — A subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) in Canada and its partners including Leonardo-Finmeccanica and DRS Technologies plan to construct a training facility in British Columbia to accommodate a potential $3 billion production contract for the C-27J search-and-rescue aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. DRS said June 22 “Team Spartan” eyes a …

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