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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: Army Budget, Modernization, John Hillen and more

Weekly Roundup August 07 – August 11 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson At the tail-end of May the Department of Defense released its FY 2018 budget request, while the Comptroller of the Department of Defense published the Defense Budget Overview, …

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Data Link Solutions, ViaSat Get $123M in Navy Contract Modifications for MIDS Radio Terminals

Data Link Solutions and ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) have received contract modifications worth $123.4 million combined to continue to develop, produce and sustain Multifunctional Information Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems terminals for the U.S. Navy. The modifications to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract increase the contract’s ceiling value from $478.6 million to $602 million, the …

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State Dept OKs Switzerland’s Request for $115M in F/A-18 Upgrade Services

The State Department has approved Switzerland’s request to buy tactical radio systems, software support, cueing platforms and other services to support upgrades to F/A-18 fighter aircraft under a potential $115 million foreign military sales agreement. Switzerland asked to procure Multifunctional Information Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems, ARC-210 GEN 5 RT-1900A(C) radios with anti-jam tactical …

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BAE-Rockwell Collins JV to Deliver Software-Defined Tactical Radios for US, Coalition Forces

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2017 — A BAE Systems and Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) joint venture will supply Multifunctional Information Distribution System joint tactical radio systems to U.S. and coalition forces under a $47.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Rockwell Collins said Tuesday Data Link Solutions will deliver the …

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State Dept OKs $156M Sale of F/A-18 Joint Tactical Radio Systems, Support to Finland

The State Department has approved Finland’s request to buy F/A-18 aircraft equipment and related services from the U.S. government under a potential $156 million foreign military sales agreement. Finland asked to procure 90 Multifunctional Information Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems, test and training equipment, spares, and repair parts in support of …

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BAE-Rockwell Collins JV Secures $52M Contract for Tactical Radio Terminals

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 3, 2016 — A BAE Systems and Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) joint venture has received a $51.8 million contract from the U.S. Navy to supply radio terminals to U.S. and foreign military forces, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Data Link Solutions JV said Tuesday it will provide Lot 4 Multifunctional Information …

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Navy Picks ViaSat, Data Link Solutions for MIDS-LVT Support

The U.S. Navy has awarded contracts worth a total of $880.8 million to ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) and Data Link Solutions for the production and maintenance of the Multifunctional Information Distribution System Low Volume Terminal. The Defense Department said Friday ViaSat will provide support under a $514.3 million contract while Data Link Solutions, a joint venture of BAE …

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BAE-Rockwell Collins JV to Provide US, Allied Forces Advanced Military Comms

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 14, 2015 — Data Link Solutions, a joint venture of BAE Systems and Rockwell Collins, has been awarded a $18.3 million contract to manufacture MIDS low volume terminals for the U.S. Navy, Air Force, Air National Guard and allied forces. Rockwell Collins said Wednesday the MIDS-LVT …

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Japan Requests $1.5B Lockheed Aegis Combat System, Equipment Sale

The State Department has cleared Japan’s planned $1.5 billion procurement of Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) MK 7 Aegis combat systems and associated equipment for guided missile destroyers through the U.S.’ foreign military sales program. Japan wants two sets of the Aegis defense weapon platform, underwater surveillance and communication technology and …

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BAE-Rockwell Collins JV Lands Navy’s $479M MIDS JTRS Terminal Sustainment Contract

A joint venture of BAE Systems and Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) will develop and sustain the U.S. Navy‘s Multifunctional Information Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems terminals under a five-year, $478.6 million contract. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Data Link Solutions JV will provide support for the Navy and potentially other U.S. …

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