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DynCorp Employee Honored for Heroic Efforts in Afghanistan

DynCorp International police trainer James Boyd will be recognized in the “100 Faces of War Experience” portrait in honor of his actions during an insurgent attack on his outpost in Afghanistan earlier this year. While embedded with the U.S. military, Boyd’s outpost came under fire from a group of insurgents. …

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L-3 Wins Pair of Deals to Support Intelligence Ops in Afghanistan

L-3 Communications’ (NYSE: LLL) STRATIS division was included as one of three prime contractors for the Intelligence Support Services-Afghanistan (ISS-A) contract. According to the firm, “L-3 has already been awarded two firm fixed-price task orders valued at $36 million to provide intelligence support to the United States Forces-Afghanistan (USFOR-A).” The …

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Can You Hear Me Now?: ManTech to Work on Cell Communications in Afghanistan

ManTech International (NASDAQ: MANT) won a contract from the U.S. Army to support an Expeditionary Cellular Communications Service (ECCS) in Afghanistan. According to the firm, “ManTech will design, build and maintain an integrated communications system that will provide continuous cell phone coverage for operational forces in Afghanistan. The solution will …

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Northrop Grumman Snags Valuable C-RAM Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) picked up a $68 million award to provide personnel for operating Counter-Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) systems at forward operating bases (FOB) supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. According to the firm, “Northrop Grumman received the award as a task order issued under the Encore II …

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BAE Opens New Facilities in Afghanistan

BAE Systems opened a pair of new facilities to service and support services in Afghanistan. According to the firm, “the new facilities are located in Bagram and Kandahar and will provide complete maintenance and service capabilities in support of the company’s products in theater.” “BAE Systems’ new facilities will provide …

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