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Deloitte Reports 2016 Slowdown in US Aerospace & Defense Export Growth; Robin Lineberger Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 15, 2017 — A Deloitte study reports that U.S. aerospace and defense exports continue to grow but at a slower pace in 2016 compared to previous years due to a number of factors in the international market, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday A&D accounted for …

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Report: India Eyes $2B Pinaka Multibarrel Rocket Launcher Procurement

India’s defense ministry looks to purchase $2 billion worth of Pinaka multi-barrel rocket launchers for six regiments within 18 months, Defense News reported Thursday. The proposed acquisition came five months after the ministry ordered India-made rocket launchers worth approximately $350 million for two regiments. Larsen & Toubro and Tata Power SED …

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IBM, Dubai-Based Partners to Support Blockchain Initiative on Trade Finance, Logistics

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 8, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has partnered with several Dubai-based government and commercial organizations to explore the use of blockchain technology for trade finance and logistics, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the blockchain platform will utilize Hyperledger Fabric and IBM Cloud to help transmit shipment information, including shipment …

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Lockheed Eyes $15B Export Potential for ‘Made in India’ F-16 Jets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 5, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) anticipates $15 billion in potential exports of the F-16 fighter jet with the proposed transfer of that aircraft’s production to India, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Economic Times reported Thursday that an F-16 production line in India could lead to export sales of …

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Deloitte: US Aerospace & Defense Exports Grew Almost 60% Over 5 Years

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 15, 2016 — A report from Deloitte indicates that exports in the U.S. aerospace and defense sector increased by 58.9 percent over the past five years to reach $143.3 billion in 2015, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the A&D industry in the U.S. exported the most …

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