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Boeing Wins France Aircraft Award

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a $324 million Foreign Military Sales contract from the Electronics Systems Center at Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., to upgrade France’s fleet of four E-3F Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft, as well as the fleet’s ground system. “This upgrade — the largest …

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ACS Wins Computer Contract with CA Highway Patrol

ACS (NYSE: ACS) is helping the California Highway Patrol (CHP) improve emergency response time and officer safety with the implementation of a state-of-the-art computer-aided dispatch (CAD) solution. ACS is providing the system under a contract with a potential nine-year term, consisting of a five-year base and four one-year options, and …

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INDUS Names Justin Brown VP, Civilian Agency Programs

INDUS has appointed Justin Brown to the position of Vice President, Civilian Agency Programs. In this position, Brown will be responsible for the operations and growth of INDUS’ Federal Civilian Agency Operations. “Justin brings to INDUS the proven large business operational and growth know-how that is critical to the success …

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DRS Picks Up New Certification

DRS Technical Services, Inc., a subsidiary of DRS Defense Solutions, announced that its Maritime and Security Solutions business unit achieved “Capability Maturity Model” Integration (CMMI) Level 3 certification. Awarded by the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Melon University, this distinction assures customers that the company’s software development processes adhere …

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Unisys Claims IT Contract

Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) has won a contract to provide IT managed services for the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization (DITCO). The contract, awarded in the fourth quarter of 2009, is worth an estimated $187 million over its five-year term. The award enables work …

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Harris Rolls Out New Engineering Support Service

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has introduced Harris CONNECT Engineering Support Services (CESS) to help healthcare organizations rapidly implement the Federal Heath Architecture CONNECT solution – a gateway to the Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN). CESS enables healthcare organizations to quickly and securely exchange patient health information. The bundled offering includes CONNECT …

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NGC’s Webb Telescope Passes Critical Test

The five-layer, tennis court-sized sunshield for the Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) -built James Webb Space Telescope has passed the critical design review, certifying that its design is complete and meets mission requirements. By achieving thermal, deployment and stray-light targets, the sunshield is now ready for manufacturing. “Passing this review is the …

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What Makes A Good GovCon Acquisition?

The past week has seen at five major government contracting acquisitions announced.  This begs the question: what makes a good govcon acquisition?  What are the growth areas for govcon?  Read on to find out. DynCorp Purchases Casals & Associates DynCorp is boosting its presence in U.S. foreign policy and international …

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CSC Names Andy Purdy Chief Cyber Strategist

CSC (NYSE: CSC) has tapped Donald “Andy” Purdy chief cybersecurity strategist. He will report to Samuel S. Visner, CSC lead for Cyber and VP for strategy and business development of the North American Public Sector (NPS) Enforcement, Security and Intelligence Group. In this role, Purdy will build on and extend …

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CSC Bags Pair of Army IT Contracts

CSC (NYSE:CSC) has claimed two contract modifications from U.S. Army Materiel Command (AMC) to continue providing information technology and logistics services under the Army’s Logistics Modernization Program (LMP) contract. Both modifications have two-year periods of performance and an estimated combined total value of $261 million. The firm will continue to …

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