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Lockheed Lands $287M Air Force C-130J Manufacturing Contract Modification

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $287.2 million contract modification to produce an additional five C-130J type aircraft for the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Friday Lockheed will perform work in Marietta, Georgia, through Apr. 30, 2020. DoD noted the full obligated amount is from the Air Force’s fiscal years …

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Air Force Taps Dynetics, Cummings Aerospace, GTARC for C4I & Munitions Test Program Support

Cummings Aerospace,  Dynetics and Georgia Tech Applied Research Corp. have received separate contracts worth up to $9.9 million each to provide hardware, software and design services to the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Friday contractors will support the military branch’s Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence & Munitions Test Improvement program. Each …

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Northrop Awarded $73M to Support Army’s Air & Missile Defense Planning, Control System

The U.S. Army has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a potential $73 million contract to provide tactical support services for the military branch’s air and missile defense planning and control system. Northrop will perform engineering and technical services under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract through Sept. 2, 2021, the Defense Department said Friday. The Army Contracting Command will …

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L-3 Subsidiary to Provide Jet Training for Navy Air Missions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 26, 2016 — A subsidiary of L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) will provide jet training support for the U.S. Navy‘s maritime air patrol, air interdiction, air intercept and anti-submarine missions under a $21.9 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the modification exercises the first …

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Booz Allen to Help JIDA Build, Field IED Countermeasures Under Potential $380M Task Order

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has won a potential five-year, $379.6 million task order from the General Services Administration to develop and deploy technologies for the Joint Improvised-Threat Defeat Agency to counter improvised explosive devices. The Defense Department said Thursday GSA’s Federal Systems Integration and Management Center awarded the task order through the Alliant information …

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Lockheed Gets $126M Modification on Navy Submarine Imaging Tech Support Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential one-year, $126.3 million contract modification to provide engineering and system support services for the U.S. Navy’s Integrated Submarine Imaging Systems program. The cost-plus-incentive-fee modification exercises an option on a previously awarded contract and covers development, design, field and reverse engineering and technology insertion …

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Rockwell Collins Wins Potential $93M DLA Contract for Tactical Navigation System Spares

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has won a  five-year, $93 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to supply spare parts for various tactical navigation systems to the Defense Logistics Agency and the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Thursday two offers were submitted to the DLA’s land and maritime unit for the contract. Work will occur at Rockwell Collins’ facility …

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Battelle, 1st Detect to Build Final Prototype of Chemical Detector for DoD

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 25, 2016 — Battelle will work with a subsidiary of Astrotech to build the final prototype of a chemical detection platform under the third phase of the Defense Department‘s Next Generation Chemical Detector multi-sample identifier technology maturation and risk reduction program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Astrotech said Tuesday its 1st Detect Corp. business …

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August 24 Market Close: GovCon Index Down on McKesson Decline as Health Losses Weigh on US Markets

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index traded lower Wednesday with McKesson Corp. (NYSE: MCK) the worst net performer at more than double the decline of second-lowest Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) as losses in healthcare shares dragged U.S. stocks into negative territory. General Dynamics was the only GovCon Index-S&P 500 company to record a gain, while McKesson was …

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Navy Selects 5 Companies for Potential $156M Joint Staff C4, Cyber Support IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded five companies spots on a potential $155.8 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide a range of support services for the Joint Staff J6 Directorate’s C4/Cyber program. The Defense Department said Tuesday contractors will vie for analytical, engineering and program management task orders over a 60-month ordering period. Work will occur at Eglin …

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