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HII Shipbuilding Division Gets Potential $181M Contract for Navy DDG 51 Destroyer Support

Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE: HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a potential five-year, $181.4 million contract to provide follow-yard services for the U.S. Navy‘s DDG 51 class guided-missile destroyers. FYS efforts will include engineering, technical, material procurement and production support, as well as data and logistics management, lessons learned analysis, acceptance trials and post-delivery tests, the Defense Department said …

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BAE Business Unit to Support USS Roosevelt Modernization Effort Under $68M Navy Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 24, 2017 — The U.S. Navy has awarded a BAE Systems business unit a $68.5 million contract for facilities and human resources services in support of the modernization, repair and sustainment of the USS Roosevelt guided missile destroyer, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. BAE’s Southeast Shipyard Mayport will perform work …

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General Dynamics-Built USS Rafael Peralta Concludes Acceptance Trials

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2017 — The U.S. Navy‘s General Dynamics-built (NYSE: GD) USS Rafael Peralta guided-missile destroyer has finished its two-day acceptance trials off the coast of Maine in an effort to evaluate the ship and its crew, Executive Gov reported Friday. The Navy said Wednesday its Board of Inspection and …

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General Dynamics Gets $126M Navy Contract Extension for DDG 51 Destroyer Modernization Support

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) Bath Iron Works subsidiary has received a potential one-year, $126 million contract extension from the U.S. Navy to continue to provide post-delivery modernization support for Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer ships. The contract contains a six-month option and will run through December 2017, General Dynamics said Monday. …

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Raytheon’s Navy SM-6 Contract Reaches $573M With Contract Modification Award

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential three-year, $270.5 million contract modification to bring the total value of its Standard Missile-6 contract with the U.S. Navy to $573.2 million. The Naval Sea Systems Command awarded the contract modification to exercise the fiscal 2016 option under the previously awarded contract, the Defense Department said Friday. SM-6 is designed to be deployed …

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BAE Lands $130M Navy Destroyer Gun Update Contract

BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary has been awarded a $130 million contract to update Mk 45 gun systems onboard the U.S. Navy’s destroyers. BAE Systems Inc. said Wednesday it will work to incorporate into the Mk 45 naval guns several Mod 4 configuration functions, such as new mount subsystems, a 62-caliber barrel, new control …

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Lockheed to Support Atago-Class Ship Upgrades Through 2017

TYSONS CORNER, VA May 28, 2015 — The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has obligated $69.7 million in funds for Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to continue to support ongoing Aegis software and equipment updates to Japan’s Atago-class guided missile destroyers, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday work will …

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Lockheed to Build Aegis Equipment Sets for $574M

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $574, 538, 664 contract to build Aegis Weapon System equipment sets for the U.S. Navy‘s Arleigh Burke destroyer program and could also perform engineering work under an option. That option under the firm-fixed-price, multi-year contract also includes work for the Aegis Ashore Missile …

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Cobham Wins Potential $302M Training Program Extension; Bob Murphy Comments

Cobham has won a potential $302 million contract extension to continue providing operational readiness training services to U.K. Defence Ministry personnel. The five-year base period is worth $249 million and work would extend to 2019 with options, Cobham said Thursday. Bob Murphy, Cobham CEO, said the award continues the company’s …

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Exelis Wins $102M for Ship Radars, Electronics; Dave Prater Comments

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has won a $102 million contract to provide electronics support systems to Australia’s navy as the country aims to increase defenses in the Pacific and Indian Ocean regions. ANZAC class frigates and Canberra class LHD ships will receive Windows-based graphical displays, designed to recognize radars from …

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