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Speedcast Eyes Potential $100M UltiSat Acquisition to Launch Gov’t-Focused Division

Speedcast International has signed a definitive agreement for a potential $100 million acquisition of UltiSat in efforts to establish a new government division and build on existing remote communications offerings to the public sector. Speedcast said Sunday the pending transaction with the U.S. government contractor is anticipated to complement the Speedcast portfolio for …

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Thales Launches HK Cybersecurity Operations Center for Asia-Pacific Market

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 15, 2017 — Thales has unveiled a new cybersecurity facility in Hong Kong as part of efforts to deliver cyber surveillance services to customers in the Asia-Pacific market, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Asia-based hub is its fifth Cybersecurity Operations Center in the world and will …

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Lockheed Eyes $15B Export Potential for ‘Made in India’ F-16 Jets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 5, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) anticipates $15 billion in potential exports of the F-16 fighter jet with the proposed transfer of that aircraft’s production to India, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Economic Times reported Thursday that an F-16 production line in India could lead to export sales of …

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Janus Global Operations Unveils New Regional Hub in Dubai

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 10, 2016 — Janus Global Operations, formerly Sterling Global Operations, has opened a new regional hub in Dubai to support government and commercial clients in the Middle East, Asia and Africa, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Thursday the Dubai office will also serve as an administrative …

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Intelligent Software Solutions to Provide Software O&M Support Under Air Force Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 24, 2016 — Intelligent Software Solutions will continue to provide sustainment support to several U.S. military agencies located domestically and in Asia under a $2.6 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said March 14 the contract covers research and development support at Schriever Air Force …

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Northrop Sees Foreign Business Opportunities for Hawkeye Early-Warning Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 17,  2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is in talks with potential customers in Asia, North Africa and the Persian Gulf for the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye early-warning aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Reuters reported Friday the company sees continued business opportunities with both existing and new customers for the Hawkeye, …

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John Heller: State Dept Extends PAE Support for US Diplomatic Mission

PAE will continue to provide personnel to perform operations and maintenance work at U.S. embassies and consulates in Asia and Europe under a five-year, $48.3 million contract from the State Department. The company said Thursday the new contract extends its support for the U.S. diplomatic mission across 15 European and Asian locations. “We look forward to …

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BAE to Pay $232M Cash for Commercial Cyber Services Firm SilverSky; Ian King Comments

BAE Systems PLC has agreed to acquire commercial cybersecurity services provider Perimeter Internetworking Corp. — which does business as SilverSky — for $232.5 million cash. BAE expects to close the transaction before the end of this calendar year upon the receipt of regulatory approvals, the London-based defense contractor said Tuesday. SilverSky, which operates primarily in …

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Lockheed Air Force Asia Comm Support Contract Increases to $663M

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $138, 476, 929 contract modification from the Defense Information Systems Agency to continue providing technical support services to the U.S. Air Force‘s central command. DISA awarded the additional funds as a sole source bridge contract modification, the Defense Department said The Communications Technical …

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Exelis Wins Potential $788M Contract to Operate U.S. Army Comm Networks in Asia; Ken Hunzeker Comments

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has won a potential $788 million contract to continue operating and maintaining the U.S. Army‘s communications networks in Southwest and Central Asia. The company has held this contract since 2005 and the new award contains a phase-in period, a base period, two option years and two award …

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