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Rockwell Collins Wins Int’l Contracts for Satellite Terminals; Mike Jones Comments

Rockwell Collins expects to deliver around 90 satellite terminals for communications and data transmission purposes under foreign military sales contracts from the U.S. Air Force. The contracts are meant to provide Belgium’s defense ministry and an unknown Asia-Pacific region client with SWE-DISH CCT120 Suitcase and CCT200 Fly-Away models, Rockwell Collins said Wednesday. …

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BAE to Develop Navy Electromagnetic Railguns

BAE Systems has won a $34.5 million contract from the Office of Naval Research to develop electromagnetic railguns for the U.S. Navy‘s long-range shooting operations. Under the Innovative Naval Prototype Phase 2 program, BAE will develop a launcher prototype of the EM railgun that has multishot, autoloading and thermal management capabilities, …

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France Requests $1.5B General Atomics Reaper UAV Sale

France has requested to buy 16 General Atomics-made Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles from the U.S. government through a potential $1.5 billion foreign military sales agreement. France intends for the remotely-piloted aircraft to support military intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions and to help coordinate between U.S and French military and peacekeeping forces, …

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CAE Wins $95M in Int’l Military Service Contracts; Gene Colabatistto Comments

CAE (NYSE: CAE) has won three contract awards worth $95 million combined to support military customers in the U.S. and 14 other countries. The deals involve work in areas such as the production of aircraft components, technical training and product sales, CAE said Thursday. AgustaWestland, Coptersafety and Havelsan will work …

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Eaton to Modernize Pentagon Lighting System; John Stampfel Comments

Eaton Corp. has won multiple service contracts worth an estimated $3.2 million for the Defense Department‘s lighting systems evaluation and modernization program. Awarded by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Eaton’s Energy Solutions Group will conduct a lighting audit of the 6.5 million square foot Pentagon complex, Eaton said Tuesday. …

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GovCon Wire Follows F-35 Executive Leaders, Intl Program Activity

The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is among the largest weapons acquisitions the U.S. government has ever undertaken and its impact extends around the world as countries seek to buy the jet. GovCon Wire, published by Executive Mosaic, follows the most important developments regarding the F-35 as its manufacturer Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), …

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Andy Zirkelbach Named Wyle Corporate Contracts VP

Andy Zirkelbach, a 20-year veteran of the government contracting, aerospace and defense industries, has joined Wyle as corporate vice president of contracts. Zirkelbach brings experience in practicing for law firms and has worked for aerospace companies such as Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) for more than 15 years, Wyle said Wednesday. …

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Walter Page Named Northrop Aerospace Systems Sector Counsel, VP; Sheila Cheston Comments

Walter S. Page III, a division counsel at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has been promoted to vice president, associate general counsel and sector counsel for the aerospace systems sector. Effective April 1, he will succeed the retiring Georgetta Wolff and report to Sheila Cheston, corporate vice president and general counsel, the …

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Maximus Starts FY2013 With 19% 1Q Revenue Jump; Richard Montoni Comments

Maximus (NYSE: MMS) has announced financial results for the first quarter of its 2013 fiscal year, ended Dec. 31,  2012. Total revenue for the quarter increased 19 percent to $286.3 million over the $239.6 million in thee prior year period. Growth on existing contracts, new work and the company’s April 2012 acquisition …

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American Systems Promotes 35-Year Vet Joe Kopfman To EVP, Compliance Head; Bill Hoover Comments

  American Systems has promoted 35-year company veteran Joe Kopfman to serve as executive vice president of contracts and administration and chief compliance officer. Kopfman, former contracts and administration VP, will continue leading those functions and adds responsibility for ethics and mergers and acquisitions programs, the company said Wednesday. He …

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