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Rockwell Collins Receives Navy Electronic Protection Radio IDIQ

Rockwell Collins‘ (NYSE: COL) government systems business has received an $11, 490, 540 contract modification from the U.S. Navy to produce electronic protection radio equipment. The company will build 1, 695 ancillary AN/ARC-210 electronic protection radio items for domestic and foreign military sales aircraft, the Defense Department said Monday. Rockwell …

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Report: Lockheed to Produce 14 F-35 Fighters for Israel

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will build an additional 14 F-35 fighter jets for Israel under a $2.82 billion foreign military sales agreement with the United States, Agence France-Presse reported Sunday. The deal also contains technological and training components and an option for additional 17 fighter jets, according to the report. An Israeli ministerial …

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Raytheon Wins $270M to Integrate, Test Osprey Avionics Systems; Todd Probert Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a $270 million contract to integrate and test the V-22 Osprey aircraft’s avionics systems for the U.S. Navy‘s Air Systems Command. The company’s intelligence, information and services unit will perform systems integration, software engineering, testing and acquisition support services at its Indianapolis-based facility through December 2019, Raytheon said …

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DynCorp to Maintain Naval Strike, Air Warfare Center Aircraft; James Myles Comments

DynCorp International (NYSE: DCP) has won a five-year, $93.3 million contract to maintain the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center’s aircraft. The company’s DynAviation team will also provide logistics support for the F/A-18A-F, EA-18G, MH-60S, F-16A/B and E-2 C aircraft models, DynCorp said Tuesday. “This contract award continues to significantly …

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Turkey to Order Lockheed-Built F-35s, Boeing Chinook Helicopters

Turkey plans to purchase additional four Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-built F-35s through a foreign military sale agreement with the U.S. government, Daily Sabah reported Thursday. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Turkey also wants to procure 100 F-35 fighters through 2030 as part of efforts to modernize the Turkish air force. …

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DynCorp Wins $85M for Navy Trainer Plane Maintenance, Logistics

DynCorp International has won a one-year,  $83, 373, 932 contract to help the U.S. Navy perform depot-level maintenance and logistics work on close to 400 trainer planes for the chief of naval air training. The Air Force received five proposals for the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery, requirements contract through a competitive procurment conducted via an electronic request for …

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Boeing Awarded $293M DLA Aircraft Support Contract; Julie Praiss Comments

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded a potential 10-year, \$293 million contract to Boeing (NYSE: BA) to provide components and support for 11 types of military aircraft. Boeing will supply aircraft parts and related ground support equipment for the AH-64, AV-8, B-1, B-52, C-17, CH-47, E-3, E-6, F-15, F/A-18, KC-135 …

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US Navy Orders 60 General Dynamics Computers for Growler Fighter Jets

The U.S. Navy has awarded a $16, 286, 671 contract to General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (NYSE: GD) for the production of 60 mission computers for E/A/18-G Growler fighter jets. General Dynamics will build 48 of the Type 3 Advanced Mission Computers for the U.S. Navy and 12 for Australia, which that country …

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Sikorsky-Boeing Team to Develop Helicopter for US Army Demo Program; Mick Maurer Comments

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. and Boeing (NYSE: BA) will jointly develop a helicopter for the first phase of the U.S. Army’s joint multi-role technology demonstrator program. The Sikorsky-Boeing team will continue its work to build the SB>1 Defiant medium-lift helicopter and configure it to Sikorsky’s X2 coaxial design, Sikorsky said Tuesday. Both …

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South Korea to Partner with Lockheed on Fighter Jet Development

South Korea is planning to buy Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-built F-35 fighters for nearly $7.1 billion, Reuters reported Friday. Joyce Lee writes the acquisition proposal for 40 F-35 jets is set to complete in the third quarter of 2014. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff are also pushing for an estimated …

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