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McAleese & Associates: Boeing ‘Self-Funds’ R&D Work on Some Defense Programs

A new report by consulting firm McAleese & Associates says Boeing (NYSE: BA) has begun to “self-fund” research and development work on some Defense Department programs as it aims to win new contract opportunities. Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates, wrote that one of those opportunities is the U.S. Air Force’s …

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BAE’s Al Whitmore: Internal R&D to Drive Efforts Under Pentagon’s DTIC IAC Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 29, 2018 — Al Whitmore, president of the intelligence and security sector of BAE Systems Inc., has said the company aims to build on its internal research and development activities to fulfill work under a multi-award contract with the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 2. The …

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Engility Wins $249M DOD Medical & Logistics Contract Spot; Lynn Dugle Quoted

Engility (NYSE: EGL) will compete for task orders to provide logistics, medical and professional services to the Defense Department under a potential $249M contract. The company said Monday it seeks to help the Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense manage the life cycle of DoD programs that seek to counter biological and …

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Navy Taps Six Firms for Design-Build Services Under $240M IDIQ

Six firms have received spots under a potential five-year, $240M, multiple-award contract for design and construction services in support of U.S. Navy forces in Africa. The awardees will demolish, design, build and repair airfields, hangars, air traffic stations, infrastructure and other facilities primarily at Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti and additionally …

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Boeing Secures $132M FA-18 Infrared Sensor Delivery Order From Navy

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential four-year, $131.6M undefinitized contract to support sensor systems used by the U.S. Navy‘s F/A-18E/F Super Hornet combat jets. The delivery order comes after a previously awarded basic ordering agreement and tasks Boeing to procure and update weapon replaceable assemblies to support the low-rate initial production of Block …

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Northrop, L3 Win Navy RF Jamming Tech Demo Contracts

The U.S. Navy has awarded L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) separate contracts to test radio frequency jamming technologies and provide related technical data. L3 and Northrop will receive up to $35.8M and $35.2M in contract funds, respectively, to perform work on Increment 2 of the Navy’s Next Generation Jammer …

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ULA Gets $152M Contract for Rocket Launch Services to NRO Mission; Tory Bruno Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) joint venture United Launch Alliance has received a potential $152.4M contract to produce a heavy rocket for the National Reconnaissance Office‘s Launch Mission One. The Defense Department said Wednesday ULA will help the agency launch the mission with a heavy configuration of the Delta IV Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle. The U.S. …

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Northrop Wins Potential $164M Navy DDG-51 Modernization Support Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a potential $164M firm-fixed-price contract to deliver Integrated Bridge and Navigation Systems to support modernization efforts for the U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class destroyers. The contract covers base hardware production services as well as hull, mechanical and electrical updates as part of the DDG-51 New Construction …

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Navy Taps Lockheed Subsidiary for Helicopter Logistics, Repair Under $717M Contract

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky Aircraft subsidiary has received a $717.4M sole-source contract to perform logistics and repair services for 98 components of the U.S. Navy‘s CH-53 and MH-53 helicopters. The service branch will allot $142.7M to finance the firm-fixed-priced, performance-based logistics contract’s delivery order, the Defense Department said Wednesday. …

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Honeywell Lands $1B DLA Contract for Aircraft Power Tech Support

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded a potential 10-year, $1.03B contract to Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) for technical services in support of aircraft power components and equipment. The company will perform these services to support ground start carts; C-130, A-10, E-3, B-1 and B-2 auxiliary power units; F-15 components; and …

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