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General Dynamics to Support Coast Guard Search-and-Rescue Program Under $126M Follow-On Award

A business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a potential three-year, $125.6 million contract for support work on the U.S. Coast Guard‘s command, control and direction-finding communications system. General Dynamics Mission Systems will provide Rescue 21 program management, system maintenance and sustainment engineering services to the USCG’s Command, Control, and Communications Engineering Center, the company said …

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AT&T to Support DISA’s UHF/LOS Comms Network Under $75M Contract

The Defense Information Systems Agency has awarded AT&T (NYSE: T) a potential five-year, $74.6 million contract to provide Northstar long-haul telecommunications services and related transmission circuits in support of DISA’s ultra-high frequency/line-of-sight communications platform. The sole-source, firm-fixed-price contract awarded by the Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization has a one-year base term …

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Raytheon Lands $80M Comm Systems IDIQ for FMS Program; Scott Whatmough Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a five-year, $80 million contract with the U.S. Army to produce communications systems for the service branch’s foreign military sales customers. The company said Monday it will also provide support services and training for the ARC-231 and ARC-164 radio systems and the APX-119 transponder under …

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Air Force Orders Boeing B-52 CONECT Upgrade, Retrofit Kits

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 29, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on Boeing (NYSE: BA) being selected to provide B-52 aircraft communications systems for the U.S. Air Force under a $46.7 million contract to modernize the fleet’s digital display, network servers and data links. The deal includes seven upgrade kits and 21 …

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L-3 Receives Apache Communications Suite Upgrade Subcontract

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 18, 2015 — L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) will provide upgraded communication systems onboard the U.S. Army’s fleet of Apache helicopters for $11.9 million as subcontract work for Science and Engineering Services LLC, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. L-3 said its MUMT-X suite works to provide greater interoperability between the Apache and unmanned …

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NASA Taps 13 Companies for Aerospace Research at Glenn Center

NASA has selected 13 companies to support aerospace research and provide propulsion and communications systems to the Glenn Research Center in Ohio under five-year contracts with a maximum value of $190 million. The space agency said Wednesday awardees will work to develop, verify and demonstrate communications, propulsion, structures and materials technology for space …

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Raytheon Wins First-ever Public Safety LTE contract, Will Deploy 15-Site Communications System

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won the first competitive public safety longterm evolution contract in the U.S. For the $8.7 million award, Raytheon will design, configure and install a 15-site 4G LTE communications system over the next 21 months to serve Adams County, Colo., and the adjacent Denver community. The system will give public …

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