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Boeing Secures Navy Work

According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) is being awarded a $12, 592, 123 cost-plus-fixed-fee order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-11-G-0001) for non-recurring engineering associated with Engineering Change Proposal 6381 for the F/A-18 and EA-18G AN/APG-79 Active Electronically Scanned Array Radio Detection and Ranging General …

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BAE Systems Pins Down Software Contract

BAE Systems has been awarded a $9.4 million contract for Link-16 Software in-service support for the Joint Tactical Radio System. According to the firm, “the work will include technical support, enhancements, maintenance and upgrades to the JTRS Link-16 waveform software. The total program value could reach $24.3 million if all …

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Alion Claims Navy Deal

Alion Science and Technology booked a three-year, $4.6 million task order from the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division “to design a high-fidelity serious game to train sailors for the Littoral Combat Ship-2 Readiness Control Officer position.” “Alion is continuing its support of the VMPA Readiness Control Trainer program …

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L-3 Books Enterprise IT Work

L-3 Communications’ (NYSE: LLL) STRATIS division won a one-year, $84.9 million firm-fixed price, ID/IQ contract under the U.S. Special Operations Forces Information Technology Enterprise Contract Distributed Computing Management Services program. “The hard work and dedication of every individual on STRATIS’ USSOCOM mission support team made the difference in our selection …

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VSE Buys Wheeler Bros. for $180 Million

VSE Corporation (NASDAQ: VSEC) has a deal in place to purchase Wheeler Bros., Inc., a supply chain management company headquartered in Somerset, PA. WBI supplies vehicle parts to the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) and the Department of Defense. The deal is worth $180 million in cash. “Over the past 50 years, WBI …

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Harris Opens New Tampa Office

Harris (NYSE: HRS) opened its new facility in Tampa, Fla. in support of its customers within the U.S. Department of Defense and national intelligence programs in the region. “This facility demonstrates Harris’ commitment and long-term dedication to our customers in the Tampa region and support to our military around the …

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ATK Wins $110 Million Deal from Lockheed Martin

ATK (NYSE: ATK) won a $110 million contract from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to produce composite components for low rate initial production (LRIP) Lots 5 through 9 of the F-35 Lightning II – Joint Strike Fighter. According to the firm, “the contract includes production of multiple components through the LRIP …

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L-3 Moves Forward with AF Deal

According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) is being awarded a $10, 700, 000 contract for interim contractor support in the sustainment capability for the key translation element and central advance extremely high frequency key management station.  At this time, $6, 800, 000 has been obligated.  Work …

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Raytheon Wins DoD Deal

According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is being awarded a $22, 654, 214 firm-fixed-price contract for logistical support of the Multispectral Targeting Systems for the Predator/Reaper program.  At this time, $22, 654, 214 has been obligated.  Work will be performed in McKinney, Texas.  ASC/WIIK, Wright-Patterson Air Force …

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