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Former DNI James Clapper Joins StellarPeak as Senior Adviser

James Clapper, former director of national intelligence, has joined Reston, Va.-based technical services contractor StellarPeak as a senior adviser. He will help advance the company’s growth efforts particularly in the intelligence community by building up market intelligence, business development and corporate strategic planning initiatives, StellarPeak said Tuesday. StellarPeak CEO Nuhad …

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GE Wins Potential $450M DLA IDIQ for Patient Monitoring Systems, Training Services

General Electric‘s (NYSE: GE) medical information technology business has won a potential 10-year, $450M contract to supply patient monitoring systems to U.S. military branches and federal agencies. The company will also deliver related medical accessories and provide training services under the indefinite‐delivery/indefinite‐quantity contract from the Defense Logistics Agency, the Department …

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Lockheed Gets $462M Contract to Help Sustain Air Force GPS Control Segment

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a potential seven-year, $462M contract to sustain the operational control segment of the U.S. Air Force‘s Global Positioning System satellites. The company will also help the military service incorporate GPS Acquisition Category III programs onto the OCX platform, perform non-recurring engineering services and studies, and maintain hardware, software …

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Northrop Lands $1.3B Contract to Produce, Sustain Air Force Targeting Pods

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a potential five-year, $1.31B contract to develop, produce, modernize and sustain LITENING targeting pods for the U.S. Air Force. Work under the sole-source indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will take place in Rolling Meadows, Ill., through Dec. 31, 2023, the Department of Defense said Friday. LITENING is equipped with multiple sensors and designed to …

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Lockheed Awarded $99M USAF Contract to Boost JASSM, LRASM Missile Production Rates

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $99.2M contract to purchase tools and equipment needed to maximize the production rate of Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles and Long Range Anti-Ship Missiles for the U.S. Air Force. Work will take place in Orlando, Fla., through Feb. 28, 2022, the Department of Defense said Wednesday. The Air Force …

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Air Force Taps Northrop, Space Vector for $424M Suborbital Launch Services Contract

Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) innovation systems business, formerly Orbital ATK, and Space Vector have landed spots under a potential seven-year, $424M contract for suborbital launch services in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s Sounding Rocket Program-4. Efforts under the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract are intended to help USAF …

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Lockheed Receives $349M Navy Contract to Build F-35 Developmental Lab, Flight Test Infrastructure

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a potential $348.9M contract to provide infrastructure for F-35 developmental laboratories and flight tests. The infrastructure will support the fighter aircraft program’s development, production and sustainment efforts, the Defense Department said Thursday. DoD noted the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract combines purchases from the Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force …

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Lockheed Gets $22.7B Modification on Lot 12 F-35 Aircraft Production, Delivery Contract

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) aeronautics business has received a $22.71B contract modification to build and deliver 255 lot 12 F-35 aircraft to domestic and international military clients. The U.S. Navy awarded the modification for the company to manufacture 106 F-35 units for the U.S. military; 89 units for non-Defense Department users; …

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William Rittershaus Named SPA Huntsville Operations Director; William Vantine Quoted

William Rittershaus, formerly senior system engineer of Systems Planning and Analysis and a retired U.S. Air Force colonel, has been appointed director of the company’s operations in Huntsville, Ala. He will oversee business strategy and development activities targeting Conventional Prompt Strike or hypersonics-related projects within the region in his new role, SPA said …

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SAIC Wins Potential $900M Contract to Help DLA Manage Tire Supply Chain for US, Foreign Military Clients

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has won a potential $900.3M contract to provide supply chain management services for the Defense Logistics Agency‘s Global Tire Program. DLA received two responses for the contract that has five base years, followed by two two-year options and an additional four two-month options, the Defense Department said …

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