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Boeing Secures Air Force Award for F-15 Interim Contractor Support to Saudi Arabia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 7, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will provide interim contractor support for Saudi Arabia’s F-15 fleet under a $46.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the award definitizes a foreign military sales requirement for support on the F-15SA aircraft at …

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Boeing Unveils MH-139 Helicopter as Entry for Air Force’s Huey Replacement Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 6, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will offer the MH-139 helicopter in its bid on the U.S. Air Force program to replace the current fleet of UH-1N Huey helicopters, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Huey replacement program provides an opportunity to supply 84 new helicopters to the Air Force. …

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NASA Selects ULA-Built Atlas V Rocket to Launch JPSS-2 in 2021

United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has won a contract to help NASA launch a polar-orbiting environmental weather satellite for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. NASA said Saturday the Joint Polar Satellite System-2 will launch aboard a ULA-built Atlas V 401 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California sometime in …

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Australian Fleet of Boeing-Built Growlers to Get Funds for New Jammer, Radar

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2017 — Australia’s fleet of Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) EA-18G Growler aircraft will potentially receive new radio jammers and radar systems through the country’s planned $191.6 million investment on the technology, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Australian defense department said Wednesday Marise Payne, the defense minister, made the comments as the country marked …

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ACT I Names Corey Gomez to Senior Contract Project Manager Post

Corey Gomez, a program manager at Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, has been appointed to serve as a senior contract project manager at ACT I to oversee the company’s multiple Defense Department contracts. ACT I said in a press release that Gomez will continue to offer more than 16 years worth of …

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March 1 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb to New Records on Trump Speech & Rate Hike Chatter

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed at an all-time high Wednesday for the second time in three sessions as U.S. stocks also extended their record-setting rally in their best one-day performance of 2017 so far with the S&P 500 composite index above 2,400 for the first time during intraday trade after President Donald …

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February 28 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Hold Lower Ahead of Trump Address

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index and U.S. stocks fell Tuesday at their worst one-day declines over the past month as investors looked ahead to President Donald Trump’s speech before a joint session of Congress at 9:00 p.m. Eastern time for further clues on his economic agenda that has included promises of tax cuts, deregulation …

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Boeing Lands $679M Navy Contract to Produce Lot 40 Growler, Super Hornet Jets

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential two-year, $678.7 million contract to build seven lot 40 EA-18G Growler aircraft, five F/A-18E Super Hornet fighter jets and related aerial electronic attack kits for the U.S. Navy. The company will perform work in California, Missouri, Minnesota, New York, Texas, Arizona, Ohio and Canada through …

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February 27 Market Close: GovCon Index Hits Record Close on Trump Military Budget Proposal

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed at an all-time record high Monday with large aerospace-and-defense primes the main contributors to gains after President Donald Trump unveiled his proposal to raise military spending 9 percent for the next federal fiscal year. U.S. stocks also posted small gains as the benchmark S&P 500 composite …

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February 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Lower on Services & Industrial Declines

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index posted its biggest one-day decline in a month Thursday with services and industrial components the largest drags in a session that saw U.S. equities struggle for clear direction as investors looked for more clarity on President Donald Trump’s economic agenda. GovCon Index decliners outnumbered advancers by a 5-to-1 ratio …

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