Tag Archives: Air Force Association

ACT I’s Michael Niggel Pushes for ‘CyberPatriot’ Program in Japan to Support Defense Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 12, 2017 — Michael Niggel, CEO of Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, participated at the 28th U.S.-Japan Defense Technology Forum at Vanderbilt University as a speaker during a cybersecurity panel discussion, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Niggel delivered the opening remarks on the joint security efforts of …

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Leidos to Continue Support for Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot Program; Chuck Heflebower Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 25, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will support the Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot cyber education program as a Cyber Silver sponsor for the eighth consecutive year, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. AFA said Monday the company hosts the Digital Forensics Event at the CyberPatriot National Finals Competition and has supported the …

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General Atomics’ Chris Pehrson: UAVs Should Have Function to Support Mission Reassignment

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 22, 2016 — Chris Pehrson, senior director of strategic development at General Atomics‘ aeronautical systems business, has said unmanned aerial vehicles should have added functionalities to support mission reassignment, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Pehrson was one of the participants in a discussion of the potential role of UAVs …

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B-21 Prime Contractor Northrop Grumman Lauds Air Force’s Raider Bomber

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 21, 2016 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), prime contractor on the U.S. Air Force‘s B-21 program, has unveiled that the service branch’s future long-range strike bomber will be called the Raider, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James announced the aircraft’s name …

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Craig McKinley, NDIA President & CEO, to Retire at Year’s End

Craig McKinley, president and CEO of the National Defense Industrial Association, plans to  retire by Dec. 31 after a two-year term as the trade group’s leader. NDIA said Monday he has led the association’s efforts to develop a new strategic direction and establish relationships with government, corporate and academic stakeholders to …

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Earl Matthews: HPE to Work With Future Cyber Leaders Through CyberPatriot Sponsorship

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 24, 2016 — Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) will serve as a Cyber Silver corporate sponsor of the Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot program for students, GovCon Executive reported Friday. AFA said Thursday the program aims to help students build cyber skills and encourage them to pursue careers in science, …

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Weekly Roundup Sept 14 – Sept 18 2015: 2015 GovCon Award Nominations Are In, No Deal for ULA & more

Weekly Roundup Sept 14 – Sept 18 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The list of this year’s Greater Washington Government Contractor Award finalists came out this week and the category of companies with more than $300 million in annual revenue …

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