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Serco Inc. Picked for Naval Surveillance System Sustainment; Dave Dacquino Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 4, 2018 — Serco‘s North American business will work to provide sustainment support for the U.S. Navy‘s counterterrorism and force protection naval electronic surveillance systems in fulfillment of a $232 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Serco Inc. said Tuesday the contract covers life cycle sustainment, acquisition, integration …

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Northrop Grumman to Serve as Strategic Partner of C4I Conference in Saudi Arabia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 10, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is a strategic partner of the upcoming International C4I Solutions Conference in Saudi Arabia from Oct. 17 to 19 that will highlight technology platforms to support counterterrorism operations, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said Sunday the event will be held …

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CSRA Exec Named Senior Fellow at GW Cyber & Homeland Security Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 6, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) Chief of Staff Christian Marrone will serve as a senior fellow at George Washington University’s Center for Cyber and Homeland Security over a two-year period, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday Marrone joins other fellows from the cybersecurity and national …

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ManTech Lands $133M Army Intell Support Task Order

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has received a potential $133.4 million task order from the U.S. Army to support the service branch’s intelligence, security and information operations. A FedBizOpps notice posted Wednesday says the company will provide analytical support services across cybersecurity, counterterrorism and counterintelligence areas in support of the Army Intelligence and …

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State Dept OKs Potential $593M Super Tucano Aircraft Sale to Nigeria

The State Department has approved Nigeria’s request to procure 12 A-29 Super Tucano light attack aircraft and weapons under a potential $593 million foreign military sales deal. Nigeria’s request also covers training, spare parts, aviation and ground support equipment, hangar, facilities and other required infrastructure, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said …

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Air Force Unveils Comms Device for Crew of General Atomics-Built Reaper UAV

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2017 — The U.S. Air Force has developed an updated communications device to connect ground forces and aircrew of the General Atomics-built MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle during counterterrorism operations, ExecutiveGov reported Monday. The service branch said Thursday the “Frankenphone” features self-contained electronics and other updates for …

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L-3 to Equip Middle East Country’s Black Hawk Fleet with Electro-Optical IR Turrets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 1, 2016 — L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) will manufacture electro-optical and infrared designating turrets for integration onto a Middle Eastern customer’s UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters built by Sikorsky Aircraft through the foreign military sales program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The customer will use L-3’s Wescam MX-10D turret systems to execute counterterrorism missions from the …

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Mark Testoni: SAP NS2 Seeks to Help Counter Online Terrorism With Machine Learning Tools

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 15, 2016 — SAP National Security Services has created machine learning and artificial intelligence tools to support the government’s efforts to thwart online terrorism activity, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday Fast Company reported Thursday SAP NS2 collaborates with federal agencies and ThreatConnect to identify potential terrorists and cybersecurity threats with technology. “We’re trying to help identify …

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CACI Lands Task Order to Help Centcom Counter Narco-Terrorism; Ken Asbury Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 22, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will continue to provide support for U.S. Central Command‘s efforts to counter narco-terrorism under a multimillion-dollar task order from the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the task order was awarded under the Rapid Response 3rd Generation contract vehicle and …

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IBM, George Washington University Partner on Cyber & Homeland Security Task Forces

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2016 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) Center for the Business of Government has partnered with George Washington University’s Center for Cyber and Homeland Security to set up four task forces that work to support relevant policy research and analysis efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. John Lainhart and Christopher …

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