Tag Archives: DOD

Sikorsky Gets $525M Army Contract Option for Additional UH-60M Helicopters

Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has secured a $525.4M contract modification from the U.S. Army to build an additional 40 UH-60M helicopters. Sikorsky will provide 38 units of the multimission Black Hawk variant to the service branch and two aircraft to foreign military sales customers, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

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CoVant, Madison Dearborn to Buy Airborne ISR Tech Provider AEVEX Aerospace

Madison Dearborn Partners and CoVant Management have signed an agreement to purchase AEVEX Aerospace, a provider of airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems, for an undisclosed sum. The transaction is expected to be finalized by the end of the first quarter of 2020, subject to customary closing conditions, the companies said in a joint release published Monday.

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Mac Curtis, President and CEO of Perspecta, Named to 2020 Wash100 for Advancing Cyber Capabilities and Defense Technologies

Executive Mosaic is honored to present Mac Curtis, president and CEO of Perspecta, as an inductee into the 2020 edition of the Wash100 Award for his efforts to advance Perspecta’s influence within government’s advancement of cyber and defense technologies through acquisitions and contract awards. 

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Federal Judge Discloses Opinion on Amazon’s Key Argument in DoD JEDI Cloud Contract Challenge

A federal judge said in court documents unsealed Friday that Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) is likely to succeed on one of its main arguments in its protest to the Department of Defense’s decision to award Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) the potential 10-year, $10B Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud computing contract, Reuters reported Sunday.

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Matt Kraning, Expanse Co-Founder & CTO, to Moderate at Potomac Officers Club’s CMMC Forum 2020 on April 2nd

Matt Kraning, co-founder and chief technology officer of Expanse, will moderate "The Role of the DIB in Countering Adversary Activity" panel at the Potomac Officers Club’s CMMC Forum 2020 on Thursday, April 2nd. Click here to register for the event.

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Ellen Lord, DoD Acquisition Chief, Named to 2020 Wash100 for Advancing Defense Supply Chain Cybersecurity, Procurement Framework

Executive Mosaic is honored to present Ellen Lord, undersecretary of defense for acquisition and sustainment, as an inductee into the 2020 edition of the Wash100 Award for ramping up efforts to secure the defense supply chain while also working to accelerate the Pentagon's procurement process. This marks Lord’s fourth Wash100 Award and third consecutive.

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