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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: USAF App Dev’t Effort Presents IT Modernization Lessons for Agencies

Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal sector, has said the U.S. Air Force’s information technology modernization effort within its air and space operations centers presents three factors government agencies should consider as they seek to update their IT infrastructure and one is to “identify small programs that roll …

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TriStar Wins Potential $121M IDIQ for US, Foreign Military Aerial Refueling Services

TriStar Air has won a potential five-year, $121.4M contract to provide aerial refueling services to the Department of the Navy, other U.S. defense agencies and foreign military sales clients. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division received three offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a small business set-aside solicitation and …

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Omega Gets $92M Contract Modification for US, Foreign Military In-Flight Refueling Services

Omega Aerial Refueling Services has received a one-year, $92.4M contract modification to provide additional tanker support to the Department of Defense, U.S. Navy and foreign military sales clients. The modification falls under a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, cost-type contract for air-to-air refueling services during basic training, multinational exercises and other missions, …

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Boeing Rolls Out Fifth Pegasus Tanker to Altus AFB; Leanne Caret Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 15, 2019 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has delivered to the U.S. Air Force late last week the fifth tanker aircraft that it built for the service branch to support aerial refueling operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Feb. 8 the latest KC-46A Pegasus will be housed …

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Boeing’s Leanne Caret Leads Handover of Two KC-46A Aerial Tankers to Air Force

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 1, 2019 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has rolled out two tanker aircraft from its Washington assembly facility for delivery to the U.S. Air Force as the company lines up eight others for customer acceptance trials, ExecutiveBiz reported Jan. 25. GeekWire reported Jan. 24 that Leanne Caret, …

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Lockheed Eyes Multiple Aircraft Concepts for Air Force’s KC-Z Aerial Tanker Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 24, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is exploring multiple concepts for an aerial refueling plane as the company looks to bid on the U.S. Air Force‘s KC-Z tanker aircraft program, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Drive reported Thursday that Lockheed is preparing proposals to offer hybrid-wing and …

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Boeing’s KC-46 Aerial Tanker Receives FAA Supplemental Type Certificate

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 6, 2018 — Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) KC-46 Pegasus aerial tanker program has received a supplemental type certificate from the Federal Aviation Administration to mark the completion of the agency’s airworthiness review of the aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the accreditation is the culmination of a series of ground, …

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