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State Department OKs $1.68B Heavy Armored Combat System Sale to AustraliaContract Awards

State Department OKs $1.68B Heavy Armored Combat System Sale to Australia

The State Department has cleared Australia’s request to buy heavy armored combat systems, related equipment and services through a potential
State Department OKs $1.65B MQ-9B Remotely Piloted Aircraft Sale to AustraliaContract Awards

State Department OKs $1.65B MQ-9B Remotely Piloted Aircraft Sale to Australia

The State Department has approved Australia’s request to buy General Atomics-built MQ-9B remotely piloted aircraft, related equipment and services under
State Department OKs $315M in AH-64, CH-47 Pilot Training Support Purchase Requests From NetherlandsContract Awards

State Department OKs $315M in AH-64, CH-47 Pilot Training Support Purchase Requests From Netherlands

The State Department has approved the Dutch government’s request to procure pilot training and logistics support for Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) AH-64
Government Service Vet Bill Zito Joins Sev1Tech as Mission Solutions VPExecutive Moves

Government Service Vet Bill Zito Joins Sev1Tech as Mission Solutions VP

William “Bill” Zito, a more than three-decade public sector veteran and a retired U.S. Army command sergeant major, has been
Stephanie Kostro Appointed PSC EVP of PolicyExecutive Moves

Stephanie Kostro Appointed PSC EVP of Policy

Stephanie Sanok Kostro, a more than two-decade public and private sector veteran, has joined the Professional Services Council as executive
Chris Krebs Recommends CISA’s Shared Services Office Centralize Services for Civilian AgenciesNews

Chris Krebs Recommends CISA’s Shared Services Office Centralize Services for Civilian Agencies

Chris Krebs, former director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and a 2020 Wash100 Award recipient, recently stated that…
Former NASA Chief Jim Bridenstine Named Acorn Growth Companies Senior AdviserExecutive Moves

Former NASA Chief Jim Bridenstine Named Acorn Growth Companies Senior Adviser

Jim Bridenstine, former administrator of NASA and a previous Wash100 awardee, has joined Acorn Growth Companies, an Oklahoma City-based private
Congress OKs Waiver for Lloyd Austin’s Appointment as Defense SecretaryExecutive Moves

Congress OKs Waiver for Lloyd Austin’s Appointment as Defense Secretary

Congress has approved a waiver to facilitate the confirmation of Lloyd Austin, a retired U.S. Army general, as defense secretary
Biden’s COVID-19 Relief Plan Includes Over $10B in Funds for Federal IT Modernization, Cybersecurity EffortsNews

Biden’s COVID-19 Relief Plan Includes Over $10B in Funds for Federal IT Modernization, Cybersecurity Efforts

President-elect Joe Biden has proposed a potential $1.9T COVID-19 pandemic relief package that urges Congress to approve more than $10B in
R. Clark Cooper: Potential $23B Deal With UAE for F-35 Jets, Other Weapons Could Be Signed Before Jan. 204x24 Member Coverage

R. Clark Cooper: Potential $23B Deal With UAE for F-35 Jets, Other Weapons Could Be Signed Before Jan. 20

R. Clarke Cooper, assistant secretary of state for political-military affairs, said the U.S. government is expected to sign a potential