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Boeing Secures Air Force Order for Transmission System Modification Installation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 19, 2017 — A Boeing (NYSE: BA) business unit will perform installation, test and integration services for a U.S. Air Force modified low-frequency transmission system under a potential $40.1 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday Boeing Defense, Space and Security will also provide support equipment …

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AWS Puts Spotlight on Cloud Computing for Military Mission Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 19, 2017 — Amazon Web Services held a webcast last week featuring Robert Work, former deputy defense secretary, on the applications of cloud computing technology for the military’s land, air and sea operations, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The company said Friday the event focused on how cloud is …

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Lockheed Wins Potential $110M Air Force IDIQ to Design, Build Cruise Missile Tech

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a potential five-year, $110 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to support the military branch’s cruise missile science and technology demonstration project. The Defense Department said Monday Lockheed’s missiles and fire control unit will design, develop, manufacture and test prototype “Gray Wolf” cruise missiles in …

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Navy Awards Boeing $79M IDIQ for F/A18, EA-18G Aircraft Support Services

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential five-year, $79.3 million contract from the U.S. Navy to perform support work on multirole combat and electronic warfare aircraft platforms. The company will provide maintenance, parts manufacturing, instrumentation, modification and engineering services for F/A-18A-F and EA-18G fleets, the Defense Department said Monday. DoD added the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract …

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General Atomics Lands $95M Award for Army Gray Eagle Block Zero Logistics Services

General Atomics‘ aeronautical business unit has received a one-year, $94.6 million contract modification to provide logistics services for the U.S. Army‘s Gray Eagle Block Zero unmanned aircraft systems. The Defense Department said Friday the Army obligated $22.8 million in fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds at the time of award. …

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Army Picks BAE’s US Subsidiary for Potential $98M Missile Warning System Contract

BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary has won a potential five-year, $97.9 million contract to help the U.S. Army prototype and produce a Limited Interim Missile Warning System. Two bids were submitted to the Army Contracting Command for the hybrid contract and work will take place in Nashua, New Hampshire, the Defense Department …

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Bechtel Gets $571M Navy Contract Modification for Naval Nuclear Propulsion Components

A Bechtel subsidiary has secured a potential $571.3 million contract to provide naval nuclear propulsion components to the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Friday Bechtel Plant Machinery Inc. will deliver the components to support the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program. BPMI helps the Navy fabricate, field, install and test nuclear power plant components …

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Lockheed to Develop Aegis Weapon Software for Japan Under $136M Navy FMS Contract

A business unit of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will develop and integrate an Aegis  weapon system baseline for Japan’s maritime self defense force under a one-year, $135.8 million contract from the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Friday that Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems will provide the DDG Aegis J7 baseline under …

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CSRA Lands Navy Contract for Ship Mgmt Training Device Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 15, 2017 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) will develop, update and provide support services for U.S. Navy ship management training devices under a potential $49.3 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the contract covers services in support of the Navigation, Seamanship and Shiphandling Training program at several locations …

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Boeing Lands USAF Contract Modification for Minuteman Instrumentation Support Kits

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 14, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will supply mod 7 wafer instrumentation support kits for a test flight program on the U.S. Air Force‘s Minuteman intercontinental ballistic missile under a $40.6 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday the support kits will be used for a …

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