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Boeing-Built Intelsat 29e Satellite Launches to Space

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 29, 2016 — The Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) Intelsat 29e communications satellite launched into space Wednesday to serve government and enterprise users in Latin America, North America and the north Atlantic region, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Intelsat (NYSE: I) said Wednesday the satellite is the first of its EpicNG constellation, which will …

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Boeing Gets $2B Contract Modification for Lot III P-8A Aircraft to Navy, Australia

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential two-year, $2.5 billion contract modification to build and deliver 16 full-rate production Lot III P-8A Poseidon military aircraft to the U.S. Navy and four to the Australian government. The Naval Air Systems Command awarded the contract modification to exercise an option under the fixed-price-incentive-firm contract, the Defense …

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Jacobs, Woolpert-KZF to Design Facility for Beddown of Boeing-Built Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 28, 2016 — Jacobs (NYSE: JEC) and the Woolpert–KZF joint venture will work on the design of a $150 million complex in Japan that will support the beddown of the Boeing-built CV-22 Osprey, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Woolpert said Tuesday it received $6.95 million in task orders from the U.S. …

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ASRC Federal, Boeing to Research Rocket Engine Tech for Air Force

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 28, 2016 — ASRC Federal and Boeing (NYSE: BA) will perform research on new rocket engine technologies under separate contracts awarded by the U.S. Air Force,  ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Space News reported Tuesday the service branch gave a $6.1 million contract to Boeing and a $3.6 …

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Northrop Posts 3% Profit Decline for 2015 on Lower Sales, Stock Buybacks Lift Year’s Earnings Past Street’s Outlook

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) — one of 30 companies listed in Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported a 3.86-percent decline in profit for its 2015 fiscal year compared to 2014 on lower sales in space and restricted programs and a modest increase in pension costs. Net earnings for 2015 …

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January 27 Market Close: Boeing, Booz Allen, Textron Declines Drag GovCon Index Below 70 to 3-Month Low

The GovCon Index plunged 2.438 percent to 69.664 in its first close below the 70-point mark for the first time in almost four months to keep the 30-company listing in a correction, or at least 10 percent down from its most recent high. Boeing (NYSE: BA) — also a Dow …

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Boeing Issues FY 2016 Outlook Below Street Consensus; 2015 Defense Segment Results Mixed

Boeing (NYSE: BA) — one of 30 companies listed on Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has issued its fiscal year 2016 outlook of earnings between $8.15 and $8.35 per share to fall below the consensus Wall Street expectation of $9.43. The Chicago-based airplane manufacturer also stated a 2016 revenue outlook …

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Boeing Fulfills 1st Refueling Flight Test of KC-46A

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 26, 2016 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has completed the first refueling test of the company-built KC-46A Pegasus tanker aircraft with an F-16 jet, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Sunday the tanker offloaded up to 1, 600 pounds of fuel to the jet while flying over Washington state at …

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Germany to Choose Between Boeing, Lockheed-Sikorsky Choppers to Replace Old Fleet

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 26, 2016 — Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) Chinook helicopter and the Sikorsky-built King Stallion helicopter by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) have been shortlisted by Germany as the potential replacement for its current Sea Stallion fleet, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Defense News reported Monday that Germany seeks to replace its CH-53 heavy-lift …

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January 25 Market Close: GovCon Index Falls Back Into Correction Ahead of Earnings Week for ‘Big Five’ Contractors and Others

The GovCon Index retreated with a loss of 1.295 percent to 70.580 Monday in a move that puts the Index back into a correction, or 10 percent off its most recent high, for the second time this month. Monday’s plunge starts a week in which investors who follow defense and government contracting sectors await a batch of …

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