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State Dept Clears US’ $1B P-8A Aircraft, Associated Support Deal With New ZealandContract Awards

State Dept Clears US’ $1B P-8A Aircraft, Associated Support Deal With New Zealand

The State Department has approved New Zealand’s request to purchase four P-8A patrol aircraft and associated support under a potential $1.5 billion
House Republicans Introduce 1 Week Stop-Gap Funding to Avoid ShutdownNews

House Republicans Introduce 1 Week Stop-Gap Funding to Avoid Shutdown

House Republicans introduced a stop-gap funding measure late Wednesday night to keep the government funded through May 5, while lawmakers
State Dept OKs $195M Follow-On C-17 Sustainment Support Deal for CanadaContract Awards

State Dept OKs $195M Follow-On C-17 Sustainment Support Deal for Canada

The State Department has approved a potential follow-on $195 million foreign military sale of sustainment support services to Canada’s fleet of C-17 military cargo
William LaPlante Appointed SVP, GM of Mitre’s National Security CenterExecutive Moves

William LaPlante Appointed SVP, GM of Mitre’s National Security Center

William LaPlante, formerly a vice president of Mitre, has been appointed as senior vice president and general manager of the nonprofit
State Dept OKs $296M Humvee, Rifle Sale to IraqContract Awards

State Dept OKs $296M Humvee, Rifle Sale to Iraq

The State Department has given Iraq the go-ahead to purchase High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles, rifles and other military equipment for the
State Dept Approves $1B Trainer Aircraft Logistics Support Deal With IraqContract Awards

State Dept Approves $1B Trainer Aircraft Logistics Support Deal With Iraq

The State Department has approved Iraq’s request to procure pilot and maintenance training, base support and contractor logistical support for C-172, C-208
State Dept OKs $319M Air Base Facility Construction Support Deal With KuwaitContract Awards

State Dept OKs $319M Air Base Facility Construction Support Deal With Kuwait

The State Department has cleared Kuwait’s request to procure construction services in support of the establishment of various facilities at the country’s Al
February 28 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Hold Lower Ahead of Trump AddressFinancial Report

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

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
State Dept Clears $140M in Raytheon Missile Purchase Requests from South KoreaContract Awards

State Dept Clears $140M in Raytheon Missile Purchase Requests from South Korea

The State Department has given South Korea the green light to procure Raytheon-built AGM-65G-2 Maverick and AIM-9X-2 Sidewinder missiles under two foreign military