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Lockheed Receives Work on UK Desert Hawk Core Support Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 18, 2015 — The British defense ministry has picked Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to help transition the Desert Hawk unmanned aerial system to become part of the U.K.’s core defense platform. Lockheed said the contract comes amid a growing need for drones in changing environments and a $250 …

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L-3 Receives Apache Communications Suite Upgrade Subcontract

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 18, 2015 — L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) will provide upgraded communication systems onboard the U.S. Army’s fleet of Apache helicopters for $11.9 million as subcontract work for Science and Engineering Services LLC, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. L-3 said its MUMT-X suite works to provide greater interoperability between the Apache and unmanned …

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Texas School District Selects Jacobs Construction Management

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 18, 2015 — Jacobs Engineering (NYSE: JEC) will provide construction management services to the Garland Independent School District under a five-year contract from the Texan district, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Jacobs said Tuesday the work includes the construction of and upgrades to school facilities, including classrooms, gyms and …

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FEMA Picks Fluor Support for Disaster Response Work in Texas

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 18, 2015 — Fluor (NYSE: FLR) has won a Federal Emergency Management Agency task order to provide engineering and architectural support services for the rehabilitation work in Texas, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Fluor said Wednesday the contract covers six months of assistance to FEMA’s ongoing disaster response program …

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Thailand Orders Northrop Integrated Electronic Navigator for Naval Frigate

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 17, 2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) Sperry Marine will provide a full Integrated Bridge System for a Thai naval frigate under a contract order from the Royal Thai Navy, with options for three more units, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The IBS includes a VisionMaster radar, data recorder, …

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Phacil Wins IT Support Task Order for Consular Affairs Service Operations

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 17, 2015 — Phacil has received a $30 million task order to provide information technology assistance to the Bureau of Consular Affairs through 2020, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Phacil said Sept. 2 the work is in support of Office of Consular Systems and Technology service operations, including service …

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DLA Increases Harris Radio Sustainment IDIQ Ceiling by $100M

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 17, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday on Harris Corp.’s (NYSE: HRS) announcement that the Defense Logistics Agency has increased the company’s tactical radio indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract ceiling from $85 million to $185 million. Harris said Tuesday the move provides clients of its Falcon range of radios …

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Paul Lemmo: Lockheed Demos Infirno HD Sensor’s Detection, ID Functions

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 17, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has tested its Infirno sensor system to evaluate the technology’s detection and identification functions using high-definition video at various ranges and environments, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Paul Lemmo, vice president of Fire Control/SOF CLSS at Lockheed Martin, said Tuesday the …

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Mary Ann Hopkins: Parsons to Continue Special Programs Support for GSA Public Buildings Service

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 17, 2015 — The General Services Administration has contracted Parsons to manage projects and construction out of the GSA Public Buildings Service’s special programs division, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Parsons said Tuesday the award comes under a blanket purchase agreement with a one-year base period, four option years …

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Orbital ATK, NASA Test Green Rocket Fuel on 22N Thrusters

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 16, 2015 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) and the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center have performed a series of tests on a new rocket fuel made by Ecaps of Sweden. The LMP-103S high performance green propulsion used to power 22 Newton thrusters in Huntsville is environmentally …

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