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Engility’s Wayne Rehberger Looks Back at TASC Acquisition

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 3, 2017 — Wayne Rehberger, chief financial officer of Engility (NYSE: EGL), has said the company’s acquisition of TASC in 2014 helped balance its strategic portfolio through the integration of the latter’s intelligence business, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Virginia Business reported Friday Rehberger played a role in integrating the companies …

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Marines Plan to Buy 13 Additional F-35s

The Marines plan to add 13 F-35s to their program, bringing the total to 2,456 jets, according to the latest figures included in the 2017 annual Selected Acquisition Report. The program’s acquisition costs rose to $406.5 billion from $379 billion, below SAR estimates, according to the report. Some of the …

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Engility Names Former Army Acquisition Chief to Board of Directors; Lynn Dugle Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10, 2017 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) has added Katrina McFarland, former assistant secretary for acquisition, logistics and technology at the U.S. Army, to the company’s board of directors, GovCon Executive reported Friday. McFarland brings in experience from her work at the Defense Department, where she has also served …

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DSA Buys Project Performance Company, Adds Paul Strasser to Leadership Team

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 7, 2017 — Data Systems Analysts has closed its acquisition of information technology firm Project Performance Company in efforts to deliver mission-critical solutions to the government IT sector, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Paul Strasser, president and CEO of PPC, has joined the DSA leadership team upon the close of the agreement. …

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SSL’s Robert Zitz: Pending DigitalGlobe Purchase to Boost MDA’s Satellite Imagery, Analysis & Insights Portfolio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 14, 2017 — Robert Zitz, senior vice president and chief strategy officer at Space Systems Loral‘s government systems business, has said the pending acquisition by parent company MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates of DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) would enable MDA to build up support for intelligence and defense agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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CSRA Lands Task Order for Continued Acquisition Support to PEO Aircraft Carriers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 9, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) will continue to provide acquisition support to the Naval Sea Systems Command‘s Program Executive Officer for Aircraft Carriers over five years under a $61 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the task order covers acquisition program support services across all …

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Former DoD Acquisition Chief Frank Kendall Rejoins Renaissance Strategic Advisors

The Honorable Frank Kendall has rejoined aerospace and defense advisory firm Renaissance Strategic Advisors as an executive in residence. “We are excited to have Frank rejoin the RSAdvisors team after such a distinguished term in government service. His keen analytical mindset, depth of expertise and intellect will be a great …

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MDA-DigitalGlobe M&A Deal Focused on Satellite Imagery, Earth Observation Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2017 — The upcoming $3.6 billion acquisition of DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) by MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates is anticipated to boost the latter’s satellite manufacturing business and diversify its satellite services, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Space News reported Tuesday the deal will also work to build on MDA’s …

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Air Force Taps L3 to Potentially Choose New Electronic Attack Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 11, 2017 — L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has been named by the U.S. Air Force as a potential decision-maker in the service branch’s effort to replace its current fleet of EC-130H Compass Call electronic attack aircraft, ExecutiveGov reported Wednesday. Defense One reported Tuesday that Lt. Gen. Arnold Bunch, the …

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Leidos’ Roger Krone: Budget Uncertainty, Appointment Delays in Gov’t Affect Acquisition Decisions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 9, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) Chairman and CEO Roger Krone has said he believes acquisition programs have been affected by the delay in the appointment of leaders at federal agencies such as the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Inside Defense reported Thursday that Krone, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s …

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