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Switzerland Gets State Dept OK for $16.2B in F-35, Super Hornet, Patriot Procurement RequestsContract Awards

Switzerland Gets State Dept OK for $16.2B in F-35, Super Hornet, Patriot Procurement Requests

The State Department has cleared Switzerland’s request to buy F-35 fighter jets, F/A-18E/F Super Hornet aircraft and Patriot Configuration-3+ modernized fire units under…
Trump OKs 10-Week Gov’t Funding ExtensionNews

Trump OKs 10-Week Gov’t Funding Extension

President Donald Trump on early Thursday signed a continuing resolution to fund the operations at federal agencies through Dec. 11…
Chuck Brooks: Innovation is Strengthening the Federal Cybersecurity WorkforceNews

Chuck Brooks: Innovation is Strengthening the Federal Cybersecurity Workforce

GovCon Expert Chuck Brooks has published his latest article as a member of Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Expert program on Friday. Brooks discussed the federal…
Spain Gets State Dept OK for $248.5M AMRAAM Missile ProcurementContract Awards

Spain Gets State Dept OK for $248.5M AMRAAM Missile Procurement

The State Department has cleared Spain’s request to buy 100 units of AIM-120C-7/8 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles, AMRAAM guidance…
Contracting Ban for Vendors Using Certain Chinese Tech Products Takes Effect; Ellen Lord QuotedNews

Contracting Ban for Vendors Using Certain Chinese Tech Products Takes Effect; Ellen Lord Quoted

A U.S. official said a rule that prohibits U.S. government agencies from procuring goods and services from contractors that use…
Senate Approves $740.5B National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2021News

Senate Approves $740.5B National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2021

The Senate voted 86-14 Thursday to pass a $740.5B defense policy bill for fiscal year 2021, The Hill reported.
House OKs $740B Defense Policy Bill for FY 2021News

House OKs $740B Defense Policy Bill for FY 2021

The House on Tuesday voted 295-125 to pass a bill that would authorize $740B in defense budget for fiscal year…
Proposed $23.1B F-35 Sale to Japan Gets State Dept ClearanceContract Awards

Proposed $23.1B F-35 Sale to Japan Gets State Dept Clearance

The State Department has cleared Japan’s request to buy 105 units of Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35 fighter jets, Pratt…
State Dept Clears $4.5B in Aircraft, Stryker Vehicle Purchase Requests From Four US AlliesContract Awards

State Dept Clears $4.5B in Aircraft, Stryker Vehicle Purchase Requests From Four US Allies

The State Department has approved approximately $4.5B in foreign military sales agreements with France, Lithuania, Argentina and Indonesia.
Report: Treasury Mulls Setting Aside Nat’l Security Business Relief Funds Under $17B Loan ProgramNews

Report: Treasury Mulls Setting Aside Nat’l Security Business Relief Funds Under $17B Loan Program

The Department of the Treasury considers safeguarding a $17B loan program for eligible national security companies under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief…