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Leidos to Install Forecasting, Operations Management Tool at JFK Airport

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2016 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will install a forecasting tool that will work to provide operations management support at the John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The BEONTRA Operational Terminal Prediction tool is designed to predict passenger flow at the airport’s terminal 4 by utilizing various sources …

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DHS Issues RFI on Biometric Exit Program

The Department of Homeland Security has begun to solicit industry information on biometric systems designed to screen foreign visitors exiting the U.S. under a potential $7.2 billion program, Nextgov reported Wednesday. Aliya Sternstein writes DHS said in a notice that it plans to field biometric exit systems at airports in 2018 …

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Booz Allen Closes $154M Buy of ARINC Defense Engineering Business; Ralph Shrader Comments

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE:BAH) has completed its $154 million cash acquisition of ARINC’s defense systems engineering and support business, adding nearly 1, 000 employees to the Booz Allen roster. Booz Allen said it closed the transaction Friday and expects the transaction to increase its earnings for fiscal 2014, which starts …

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L-3 Wins $245M For TSA Imaging Systems

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a potential $245 million contract to provide the Transportation Security Administration new imaging systems at airports, according to a Sept. 17 contracting notice. TSA wants the Advanced Imaging Technology-2 systems to provide transportation security officers with threat detection capabilities, including locating potential threats concealed …

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Harris $331M FAA DataComm Team Includes ARINC, Thales, Washington Consulting; John O’Sullivan Comments

A Harris Corp.-led team has won a $331 million contract to provide the Federal Aviation Administration integration and engineering work for air traffic control communications, the company and the FAA both announced Thursday. Team members for the seven-year contract include ARINC, Thales and Washington Consulting Inc., a subsidiary of Alion …

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