Tag Archives: Defense Department

Jim Traficant Comments on Harris $80M DoD, VA Health Integration Contract Win

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will integrate electronic health records for the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs under an $80.3 million contract, the company announced Thursday. The departments will share information as military service members move from active duty into retirement, said Jim Traficant, president of healthcare solutions. Military retirees …

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Lockheed Wins $126M Helicopter Avionics Foreign Sale

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has won a $126, 512, 656 contract modification to provide the U.S. Navy with helicopter avionics systems and common cockpits. The Defense Department said the company’s mission systems and sensors unit will provide 24 systems and cockpits to support a foreign military sales agreement with …

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DRS Wins Potential $269M Navy Communications Engineering IDIQ

DRS Defense Solutions’ technical services unit has won a potential $269 million U.S. Navy contract to provide the branch with engineering services for satellite and communication systems. The Defense Department said the company will support the Pentagon’s and other U.S. government sponsors’ requirements for fielded Internet cafes, morale and welfare. …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Wins $78M for Submarine Parts

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) subsidiary Electric Boat Corp. has won a $78, 089, 000 contract to provide submarine components to the U.S. Navy, the Defense Department announced Tuesday. The subsidiary will deliver long-lead-time-materials for use in the construction of the SSN 792 Virginia class submarine. Construction will start in fiscal year 2014. The …

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Air Force Awards $7B Piece of Second NetCents IDIQ; Rene LaVigne Comments

The U.S. Air Force has awarded $6.9 billion in contracts for networking and information technology equipment, the Defense Department announced Monday. The award covers the products portion of the NetCents II contract, which has an overall ceiling value of $24.2 billion, according to Deltek. Companies will provide commercial-off-the-shelf products for …

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Lockheed Wins $258M for Air Force, Navy F-35 Jets

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has won a $258.8 million U.S. Navy contract modification to produce two additional F-35 fighter jets. The Defense Department said this award adding one takeoff and landing aircraft for the Air Force and one carrier variant aircraft for the Navy. The modification covers nondefinitized items that …

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SAIC to Support Air Force ISR Common Ground Mission

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) has won a $32.8 million contract to support Air Force intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions. The Defense Department said work will would support the distributed common ground system mission of the Air Force’s 480th ISR Wing. Work under the firm-fixed-price, time-and-material contract will occur at Langley Air Force Base, …

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ATK Wins $68M for Army Ammo Cartridges

ATK (NYSE: ATK) won a $68.4 million U.S. Army contract modification to provide the branch with ammunition cartridges, the Defense Department announced Monday. The Arlington, Va.-based aerospace and defense firm will provide the branch with the 30-millimeter, M789 dual-purpose ammunition cartridges under an existing contract. Work under the firm-fixed-price contract …

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Harris Wins $80M VA, Defense Health Record Contract

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won a $80.3 million recompete contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs to develop an electronic health record system, NextGov reports. The Melbourne, Fla.-based contractor will develop software to integrate the VA’s and the Defense Department’s electronic health record systems, the report said. The Pentagon and VA …

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BAE Wins Potential $108M DLA Tactical Vest Contract

BAE Systems’ specialty defense systems unit won a potential $108, 493, 311 Defense Logistics Agency contract to provide tactical vests and repair kits, the Defense Department announced Thursday. The U.S. Army, Air Force and Marine Corps will use the outer tactical vests and kits. The Pentagon received five responses to its …

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