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Andy Zirkelbach Named Wyle Corporate Contracts VP

Andy Zirkelbach, a 20-year veteran of the government contracting, aerospace and defense industries, has joined Wyle as corporate vice president of contracts. Zirkelbach brings experience in practicing for law firms and has worked for aerospace companies such as Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) for more than 15 years, Wyle said Wednesday. …

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Harris Names 15-Year Vet Vishal Agrawal Healthcare Lead; William Brown Comments

Harris Corp. (NYSE:HRS) has appointed 15-year healthcare sector veteran Vishal Agrawal, M.D. president of the healthcare solutions business, the company said Wednesday. He will report to James Morris, the newly-appointed president of the integrated network solutions group, and lead a business that develops systems for information technology infrastructure and management, …

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Thales USA CEO Allan Cameron Retiring, Alan Pellegrini Named Successor

Thales USA has promoted Alan Pellegrini, currently vice president and general manager for avionics, to succeed the retiring Allan Cameron as president and CEO, effective at the beginning of 2013. The company said Cameron started as CEO in 2006 and led the company through four acquisitions in the defense and …

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DISA, GSA Hand Down $2.6B SATCOM IDIQ; David Simpson Comments

Eight companies won positions on a potential five-year, $2.6 billion commercial satellite services contract vehicle managed by the Defense Information Systems Agency and General Services Administration. DISA said awardees will compete for task orders to provide agencies satellite bandwidth, teleport access, network management, equipment and engineering support. The Custom Satellite …

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CSC Helps FAA Modernize Traffic Flow; Mike Gaffney Comments

CSC (NYSE: CSC) has guided Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) servers and support systems from the FAA Air Traffic Control System Command Center from Herndon, Va., to the William J. Hughes Technical Center in Atlantic City, N.J. This move is part of a large scale FAA effort “to modernize traffic-flow management.” …

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SRA Pens FAA R&D, Support Contract

SRA International (NYSE: SRX) subsidiary Systems Research and Applications Corporation (SRA) claimed a single-award indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to continue supporting the airport technology research and development (R&D) technical/engineering support program at the FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center (FAATC). The contract is …

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InZero, By Light Team to Form Cybersecurity Venture

InZero Systems and By Light Professional IT Services are forming a joint venture to expand the federal government’s ability to fend off the increasing number of cyber attacks on critical computer networks. The two firms will form By Light-InZero. By Light will provide InZero with professional support and federal testing …

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SECAF Creates New “Contractor Advice Forum”

The Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum (SECAF), has announced the creation of the Contractor Advice Forum (CAF), a unique value-added service for SECAF member companies. SECAF, a non-profit organization committed to building a healthy, prosperous, and wholesome government contracting community, launched the forum as a way to engage the …

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