Tag Archives: Defense Contracting

CSC Picks Alisoun Moore to Lead Government Health IT

CSC (NYSE: CSC) has hired Alisoun Moore to serve as vice president and general manager for the firm’s North American Public Sector Health Services Division, reporting to NPS Civil Group President Mike Gaffney. “The more than 20 years of experience and expertise that Alisoun brings to our government health services …

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Lockheed Books $176 Million Air Force Option

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) picked up a second two-year option to continue work on the Air Force Industrial Product-Support Vendor contract. The option carries a value of $176 million. The deal supports ” total supply chain consumables for production depot maintenance activities at the three USAF Air Logistics Centers.” “We …

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Raytheon, General Dynamics, Others Team to Pursue AF Space Work

Raytheon’s (NYSE: RTN) Technical Services Company is partnering with General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), ASRC Aerospace Corporation, ARES Corporation, Schafer Corporation and World Technical Services Incorporated to create integrated operations support for the Air Force’s space community. According to the firm, “as experts in developing and delivering range operations customized engineering …

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Harris Pens Defense Deal

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency is awarding a $11, 092, 685 firm-fixed-price contract to Harris (NYSE: HRS) for Adjusted Metric Support Data/Digital Point Positioning Data Base (AMSD/DPPDB) and Controlled Image Base (CIB[r]).  AMSD/DPPDB is a database of imagery used for targeting purposes.  CIB(r) is used for mission planning systems to assist …

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Boeing Grabs Navy Work

According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) was awarded a $12, 355, 455 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-08-C-0050) for additional Mid-Wave Infrared Unmanned Aerial Systems, intelligence reconnaissance surveillance services in for the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force combat missions in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.  Work …

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TASC Earns Key Certification

TASC secured the ISO/IEC 20000 certification, in recognition of the firm’s IT management capabilities. “TASC has a long, proud history of distinguishing itself in the delivery of IT services, ” says Soo H. Kim, technical director of Intelligence Operations at TASC. “Implementation of the ISO-IEC 20000 standard will improve efficiency …

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Lockheed Ships Juno Spacecraft Bound for Jupiter to NASA

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) sent the completed Juno spacecraft to Kennedy Space Center in Florida, where it will undergo several months of testing by NASA in advance of an August launch. The craft will launch as part of the United Launch Alliance Atlas V 551 vehicle. Juno will travel to …

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Lockheed Kicks Off Week with Pair of DoD Wins

According to the Department of Defense, “Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is being awarded a $58, 606, 406 firm-fixed-priced contract for the procurement of 360-degree camera systems.  The procurement is for 110 vehicle optic sensor systems, 30 portable rapid deployment surveillance systems, spare parts, inside and outside U.S. installation, maintenance, sustainment, …

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Boeing Grabs New Navy Work

According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) is being awarded a $7, 290, 756 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-11-G-0001) for supplies and services to support the F/A-18E/F Structures Service Life Assessment Program.  Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo. (82.8 percent); …

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Raytheon Leadership Breaks Down $42 Million Missile Win

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) picked up a $42 million to fund the initial concept development and program planning for the Standard Missile-3 Block IIB, the MDA’s next-gen Aegis missile. “Raytheon is the lowest-risk, lowest-cost, most-technically capable provider of missile defense solutions, ” said Frank Wyatt, vice president of Raytheon’s Air and …

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