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Accenture Takes Off with New Air Force Work

According to the Department of Defense, “Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is being awarded a $17, 206, 074 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for research and development activities on advanced decision support services, information exchange, and system inoperability, while facilitating agile command and control via internet based technology.  Work will be performed at King of …

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Air Force Sets Up BPA for Autodesk Products with DLT Solutions

Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) announced that the Air Force Office of the Civil Engineer reached blanket purchase agreement with DLT Solutions for access to Autodesk products, services and training. DLT Solutions functions as Autodesk’s master U.S. government reseller. The deal is expected to carry a value of $26 million over a five-year …

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Lockheed Martin Pens Subcontract with Northrop Grumman

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) signed a $12.5 million, one-year subcontract from Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) for “refurbishment of reentry vehicle arming and fuzing assemblies for the U.S. Air Force’s Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile system.” As part of the deal, the firm will replace components, refurbish and test the assemblies. …

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Boeing Picks Up 2 Defense Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) was awarded a $10, 785, 892 order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-11-G-0001) for the procurement of 24 multipurpose display indicators; 12 horizontal situation displays; and 37 install kits (AFC-430, AFC-493, and AYC-1363) in support of the Navy aircrew …

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TASC Takes on Air Force Contract

TASC secured a one-year, $9 million deal with the Air Force to support the Concept Development Division of the Development Planning Directorate. The firm with the support the division, known as XRD, with services including engineering, analysis and concept development support. “XRD is responsible for almost every aspect of planning …

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BAE Buckles Up with C-130 Crashworthy Seat Deal

BAE Systems won an $8.4 million contract from the Air Force to provide crashworthy seats for C-130 aircraft. According to the firm, “the specially designed seats will help protect crewmembers in the event of mishaps or hard landings.” The firm will handle development, testing, and installation of the seat systems …

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Raytheon Locks Up Air Force Work

According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $68, 000, 000 contract which will provide the required support to perform activities associated with the lifecycle phases for the Cross-domain Enterprise All-source User Repository (CENTAUR) system in support of current and future CENTAUR deployments.  At this time, …

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DynCorp Takes Off with $105 Million Aviation Maintenance Contract

DynCorp picked up a task order from the Air Force to provide aviation maintenance for the Army at Ft. Campbell, Ky. The deal carries a maximum value of $105 million, with a base year and an option year. According to the firm, “under the task order, DI will provide maintenance, …

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Northrop Grumman, Boeing Ink Air Force Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) was awarded a $7, 405, 554 contract modification to incorporate the Phase II, mobile calibration equipment, flight line support equipment, flight line support equipment spares, and program support into the delivery order in support of the Airborne Signals Intelligence Program …

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Alion Hires Stephen Miller to Lead Management & Decision Support Operation

Alion Science has hired retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Stephen Miller to the role of vice president and manager of the company’s Management and Decision Support Operation. Miller will support customers and will work to boost the firm’s offering in markets like cyber warfare and decision support. “The unique requirements …

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