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Former Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work Joins Raytheon Board; Thomas Kennedy Comments

Robert Work, former deputy secretary at the Defense Department and a 27-year U.S. Marine Corps veteran, has been elected to the board of directors at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN). “Bob is well known in both the public and private sectors for his significant expertise in global security matters, most especially in the …

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Lockheed Wins $8B Follow-On Contract for Global Logistics Support to US Special Forces

The U.S. Special Operations Command has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a potential 10-year, $8 billion contract to continue providing logistics support services to the country’s special operations forces. The Defense Department said Friday the company will also support program and enterprise management functions for USSOCOM’s program executive office of the …

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USAF Picks Northrop, Aurora Flight Sciences for $499M Aerospace Vehicle R&D IDIQ

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and Aurora Flight Sciences have won positions on a potential eight-year, $499 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to research, develop and demonstrate aerospace vehicle systems designed to deliver weapons, cargo and other payloads to warfighters. The Air Force Research Laboratory received six proposals for …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: Army Budget, Modernization, John Hillen and more

Weekly Roundup August 07 – August 11 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson At the tail-end of May the Department of Defense released its FY 2018 budget request, while the Comptroller of the Department of Defense published the Defense Budget Overview, …

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KeyLogic Eyes Biometrics Services Expansion Through CrossResolve Buy

KeyLogic Systems has purchased Morgantown, West Virginia-based forensics and identity management services provider CrossResolve for an undisclosed sum in a push to expand the former’s biometrics service offerings. KeyLogic said Wednesday it plans to leverage CrossResolve’s relationships and contracts in support of federal agencies such as the FBI and the departments …

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Data Link Solutions, ViaSat Get $123M in Navy Contract Modifications for MIDS Radio Terminals

Data Link Solutions and ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) have received contract modifications worth $123.4 million combined to continue to develop, produce and sustain Multifunctional Information Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems terminals for the U.S. Navy. The modifications to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract increase the contract’s ceiling value from $478.6 million to $602 million, the …

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Brian McKeon Selected to Moderate Potomac Officers Club’s 2017 Army Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 9, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has selected Brian McKeon as moderator for the 2017 Army Forum. One of the top priorities for the Army is modernization, particularly in regards to its information technology capabilities. As the domains in …

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4 Companies Win $500M Army Non-Standard Mortar, Ammo Supply Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded a potential five-year, $500 million shared contract to four companies for the supply of non-standard mortar weapon systems and ammunition. The Defense Department said Monday the service branch will provide work locations and funds upon issuance of individual orders to Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), Chemring Military Products, …

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Raytheon Lands $228M Army Contract Modification for Thermal Viewers, Assemblies

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a $227.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to provide horizontal technology integration; forward looking infrared and independent thermal viewers; and servo electronics unit assemblies. The Defense Department said Monday Raytheon will perform work through Sept. 25, 2018, and the Army will determine work locations …

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10 Companies Win Spots on $480M Army Technical, Operational Services Contract

Editor’s Note 8/9/17: The Defense Department said Booz Allen Hamilton was inadvertently omitted on the shared contract announced Aug. 4. The number of awardees has been updated. The U.S. Army has selected 10 companies to compete for technical development, technical support and operational integration task orders under a potential five-year, $480 …

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