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Norway Agency OKs Purchase of 5 Boeing-Made Poseidon Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 4, 2017 — Norway’s defense procurement agency has signed a deal for the procurement of five Boeing-made (NYSE: BA) P-8A Poseidon to support military maritime surveillance operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The agency said Friday the country also plans to buy associated sensors, monitoring and support systems as well …

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Air Force Issues $147M Contract Funds for ULA Atlas V 551 Launch Vehicle Production

United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has received $146.5 million in contract funds from the U.S. Air Force to provide launch vehicle production services for a new Atlas V configuration. The Defense Department said Friday that ULA will provide an Atlas V 551 rocket configuration and payload fairing and transportation under …

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ULA Gets $270M Air Force Contract Modification for Launch Vehicle Production Services

United Launch Alliance has received a $270.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to provide launch vehicle production services. The Defense Department said Friday the modification covers support for the configuration and transportation of a Delta IV Heavy rocket. The award also adds a pre‐priced contract line item for the Delta IV …

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Boeing Gets $2B Navy Modification on P-8A Aircraft, Parts Production Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a $2.2 billion contract modification to build 17 P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft as well as associated long lead parts for the U.S. Navy, foreign military sales customers and cooperative agreement partners. The Defense Department said Thursday the modification also covers unknown obsolescence, class I change assessment, …

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March 27 Market Close: GovCon Index, S&P500, and DJIA Reach New 30 Day Lows

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index reaches new 30 day low to close at 91.123 down 0.425 percent. The major U.S. markets closed mixed on the day with the S&P500 and DJIA reaching new 30 day lows and the NASDAQ closing up. Investors are still trying to figure the impact of Trump’s no …

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March 22 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes Up, as Markets Wait for Health Care Vote

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index moved up as stocks partially rebound from yesterday’s steep losses. After yesterday’s more than 1 percent drop the markets closed mixed with the S&P 500 and NASDAQ up on the day and the DJIA down. Investors were mixed as they wait for the Republican health care bill …

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Boeing, Air Force Hold KC-46A Pegasus Tests for Military, FAA Certification

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 22, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has collaborated with the U.S. Air Force to hold ground and flight tests for the company’s KC-46A Pegasus tanker aircraft at Travis Air Force Base early this month, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Air Force said Monday the four-day test activity is part of the …

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Canada Sends Procurement Request for Interim Fleet of Boeing-Built F-18 Fighters

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 17, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) could soon supply Canada with 18 F-18 Super Hornet aircraft if the U.S. government approves a request for the procurement of the jets as an interim Canadian fighter fleet, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The government of Canada said Tuesday the requested F-18s will supplement its …

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Boeing to Support Air Force F-15 Supply Chain Under $371M Contract Modification

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential $371.2 million contract modification from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide performance-based supply chain support for the U.S. Air Force‘s F-15 aircraft fleet. The Defense Department said Wednesday the sole-source contract contains a five-year base period that will run through March 14, 2022, and one five-year unpriced …

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