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USAF Taps Leidos, Riverside Research Institute for Open Architecture R&D IDIQs

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and the Riverside Research Institute have won a pair of indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts worth a combined $48 million to support the U.S. Air Force‘s mission systems open architecture science and technology program. The Defense Department said Thursday task orders under the program encompass applied and advanced research and development services as …

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Johns Hopkins APL Names New Mission Area Exec for Research & Exploratory Dev’t

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 28, 2016 — Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has appointed Andrew Merkle, formerly program area manager for research and exploratory development, as RED mission area executive, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The lab said Wednesday Merkle will be in charge of a team that performs research across various …

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Air Force Wants Small Biz Partners for New $950M ‘Agile’ Cyber Tech Program

The U.S. Air Force plans to implement a potential $950 million follow-on contract vehicle for cyber technology development support services to the Air Force Research Laboratory’s information directorate. The Agile Cyber Technology 2 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is open to small businesses and encompasses rapid hardware and software development, design, prototyping, demonstration, scenario development, experimentation, evaluation, integration, …

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General Dynamics, Universal Technology to Support Air Force Manufacturing, Industrial Tech R&D Program

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business and Universal Technology have won positions on a potential eight-year, $46.6 million contract to help the U.S. Air Force  research and develop manufacturing technology. The Defense Department said Wednesday the two companies will provide R&D services for the Manufacturing and Industrial Technologies program that aims to …

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General Dynamics to Help Develop Air Force Cloud-Based Threat Detection Software

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2016 — The Air Force Research Laboratory has awarded General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) a $15 million contract to develop a cloud-based threat detection and analysis software prototype that works to automate threat assessments, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the prototype will feature a modular …

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BAE Systems to Help Develop Software Tool for First Responders

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 2, 2016 — BAE Systems will research,  develop and demonstrate a software tool that first responders can use to disconnect a non-cooperative entity from its network and use a separate protected emergency network under an $8.7 million U.S. Air Force contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday BAE’s information …

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AFRL Inks $75M Additive Manufacturing R&D Agreement With America Makes

The Air Force Research Laboratory and America Makes: National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute have signed a potential five-year, $75 million agreement to develop technology platforms based on three-dimensional printing techniques. America Makes said June 8 it will design 3D printing-based technologies that have potential sustainment applications for the U.S. Air …

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Weekly Roundup June 27 – July 1 2016: Defense Prime Stocks Soar Post-Brexit & more

June 27 – July 1 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson   As massive the selloff was in global financial markets in the wake of June 23’s “Brexit” vote in the U.K., so was the reversal in equities after investors took a deep breath …

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ASRC Federal Unit to Provide Test Operations, Technical Personnel Under $208M AF Contract

An ASRC Federal business unit has won a 10-year,  $207.9 million contract with the U.S. Air Force to provide on-site test operations, engineering and technical personnel for the Air Force Research Laboratory. The Defense Department said Thursday personnel from ASRC Federal’s space and defense segment — called AS and D — will perform design, modification and engineering …

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CSRA Subsidiary to Work on Trust Calibration for Human-Machine Teaming

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2016 — CSRA‘s (NYSE: CSRA) SRA International subsidiary will help develop machine learning algorithms for trust calibration to drive human-robot teaming under a $7.5 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Monday the Air Force Research Laboratory has tasked SRA …

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