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Jenette Ramos Succeeds Pat Shanahan as Boeing Supply & Operations SVP

Jenette Ramos, formerly vice president and general manager of fabrication at Boeing’s (NYSE: BA) commercial airplanes business, has been named senior VP for supply and operations of the aerospace and defense contractor. The 29-year company veteran succeeds Pat Shanahan, who was nominated in March by the Trump administration for the deputy …

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CSRA Gets Potential $498M DISA Contract for MilCloud 2.0 Infrastructure Services

CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) has won a potential $498 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency to provide commercial infrastructure services for the milCloud 2.0 private cloud platform for Defense Department networks. Five proposals were submitted to DISA for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract that covers milCloud transition engineering services to DoD and its partners, …

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DLA Taps Hyster-Yale Group for $400M Material Handling Equipment Supply Contract

Hyster-Yale Group has won a potential five-year, $400 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply material handling equipment to U.S. military services and federal civilian agencies. DLA received five responses for the contract via a competitive procurement and will use defense working capital funds for fiscal 2017 through …

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Christian Marrone Elevates to CSRA SVP Post

Christian Marrone, a CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) vice president and chief of staff, has been promoted to a senior VP role at the Falls Church, Virginia-based technology services contractor, GovCon Wire has learned. In this capacity, Marrone is responsible for CSRA’s external relations function, strategy to strengthen relationships across the government and initiative to deliver thought leadership …

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Leidos, Esri Develop Cloud-Based Geographic Data Production System for NGA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 8, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has entered into a partnership with Esri for the deployment of a cloud-based geographic data dissemination system at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Esri said Tuesday the system utilizes geographic information system technology for the rapid production and delivery of authoritative …

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USSOCOM Awards $475M UAS ISR Contract Spots to Boeing, Textron Subsidiaries

Subsidiaries of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Textron (NYSE: TXT) have landed spots under a potential five-year, $475 million contract that covers mid-endurance unmanned aircraft system intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services to the U.S. Special Operations Command. The Defense Department said Wednesday that Boeing’s Insitu business and Textron’s AAI Corp. subsidiary will vie for task orders under the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity …

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Frontier Electronic Systems Awarded $73M Navy IDIQ to Produce Ship Sensor, Data Distribution Systems

Frontier Electronic Systems has received a potential five-year, $72.9 million contract to manufacture sensor and data distribution systems for the U.S. Navy as well as the governments of Japan and South Korea. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will produce AN/SPQ-14 sensor distribution systems and AN/SPQ-15 data distribution systems for integration on ships. The …

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DoD: China to Add More Overseas Bases

China is expanding its access to foreign ports so as to sustain deployments in the Mediterranean Sea, and the Atlantic and Indian Oceans, according to a U.S. Department of Defense report. China is seeking “to regularize and sustain deployments in the ‘far seas'” and “project and sustain military power at …

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Carl De Groote: Cisco, DoD Work on JRSS Cloud Migration, Automation & AI

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 7, 2017 — Carl De Groote, senior director for Defense Department programs at Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO), has said the company is working to help DoD transition the Joint Regional Security Stacks to the cloud and update other information technology infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Defense Systems reported Thursday Cisco’s other …

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General Dynamics NASSCO Wins Potential $106M Navy Ship Dry-Docking Maintenance Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has won a potential $106 million contract from the U.S. Navy to carry out the fiscal 2017 dry-docking phased maintenance availability of the USS Makin Island amphibious assault ship. The Defense Department said Tuesday that General Dynamics’ NASSCO business will perform ship maintenance, modernization and repair services …

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