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Lockheed Gets $250M Contract Modification for Lot 11 F-35 Tools, Test Equipment

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) aeronautics business has received a $250.4M U.S. Navy contract modification to provide special tools and test equipment for the eleventh batch of F-35s. The modification is composed of purchases from Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force, foreign military sales customers and international partners, the Defense Department …

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Lockheed Receives $302M F-35 Ancillary Mission Equipment Delivery Order

The Naval Air Systems Command has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $302 million delivery order to obtain ancillary mission equipment for the 12th F-35 aircraft batch. The Defense Department said Friday the company will use the funds to procure low-rate initial production lot 12 aircraft equipment for the U.S. Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, non-DoD participants and foreign …

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Bradford Powell Named Cubic C2ISR Business VP, GM; Mike Twyman Comments

Bradford Powell, a 10-year veteran of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has been appointed vice president and general manager of the command and control, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance business at Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) mission solutions segment. He will lead the implementation of C2ISR programs and business growth strategy in his new position, …

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OBXtek Lands $120M Air Force Acquisition Support Contract

OBXtek has received a potential $120 million contract to provide staffing and technical acquisition services support to the U.S. Air Force. The company said Monday it will offer administrative and subject matter expertise to support the assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition, or SAF/AQ, in efforts to procure and sustain key platforms …

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Kratos Receives $109M USAF Contract for Unmanned Aerial Target Production

Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has landed a potential three-year, $109 million contract to build unmanned aerial target systems for the U.S. Air Force‘s weapons testing and evaluation efforts. The company said Thursday it will provide BQM-167A drone production lots 14 to 16 along with logistics support to the military …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: $400M+ July Contracts and Top 10 Stories

The Week’s Top GovCon News Stories View this email in your browser Weekly Roundup July 9 – July 13, 2018 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes   Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up:  $400M+ July Contracts & Top 10 Stories Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO Who Says Summer is Slow? $400M+ …

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Potomac Officers Club to Host Air Force Acquisition Forum on Aug. 8

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10th, 2018 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — will be hosting the Air Force Acquisition Forum on Aug. 8 at 2941 Restaurant. Dr. Will Roper, Assistant Secretary of Acquisition, Technology and Logistics for the U.S. Air Force, will serve as a …

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Raytheon Missile Systems Hires Former Air Force CISO Peter Kim

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 6, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has tapped Peter Kim, formerly chief information security officer of the U.S. Air Force, as director of information technology security and governance for the company’s missile systems business, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Kim, who left the service branch in June, will …

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Northrop Wins Air Force Electronic Warfare Sensing R&D Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 5, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will research and develop a precise reference sensing system for the U.S. Air Force’s collaborative electronic warfare program under a potential $23.6 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday Northrop will perform positioning, navigation and timing …

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Northrop Vet Mike Edwards Named DigitalGlobe VP, Senior Adviser for Defense Programs

Mike Edwards, formerly corporate director of space, intelligence and cyber at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has joined Maxar Technologies‘ (NYSE: MAXR)  DigitalGlobe business as vice president and senior adviser for defense programs. DigitalGlobe said Thursday Edwards will report to President Dan Jablonsky andlead the satellite operator’s work with the Defense Department and partnerships with aerospace and defense …

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