Tag Archives: DOD

James Taiclet: Lockheed’s Accelerated DoD Progress Payments to Suppliers Hit $1.1B

James Taiclet President and CEO Lockheed Martin

James Taiclet, president and CEO of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), said the company has accelerated more than $1.1B in progress payments it has received from the Department of Defense to its suppliers to support the defense industrial base and national security efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Rep. Adam Smith Proposes $3.6B in FY 2021 Funds for Indo-Pacific Reassurance Initiative

Adam Smith HASC Chairman D-Wash

House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith (D-Wash.) introduced Thursday his proposal for the fiscal year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act that would earmark $3.6B in funds for the Indo-Pacific Reassurance Initiative as part of efforts to counter China, Defense News reported Friday.

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Weekly Roundup: Executive Spotlight with Guidehouse CEO Scott McIntyre; GovCon Expert Jill Singer Talks 5G; Hon. Ellen Lord Announced as Keynote for POC’s 5G Forum 2020 on Oct. 27th and Weekly Top Ten Stories

Executive Spotlight Featuring Guidehouse CEO Scott McIntyre On Tuesday, ExecutiveBiz spoke with Scott McIntyre, CEO of Guidehouse and four-time Wash100 Award recipient, regarding his recent first place finish in the 2020 Wash100 Popular Vote, forging new partnerships, Navigant’s acquisition and its impact on the company’s growth and new capabilities. Click here to read the full Executive Spotlight with Scott McIntyre. Here’s …

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Six Firms Win Spots on $975M SOCOM UAS ISR Contract

SOCOM

U.S. Special Operations Command has awarded six companies positions on a potential $975M indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services with mid-endurance unmanned aircraft systems.

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