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Lockheed Wins $345M Threat Detection Contract Extension

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $345 million contract to continue operating reconnaissance and surveillance systems for the U.S. Army. The tethered Persistent Threat Detection Systems aerostat is built to work in daylight and at night for deployed coalition soldiers in Afghanistan, Lockheed said Monday. PTDS equipment also works to give …

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Navy Picks 14 Companies for Potential $900M C5ISR Computing, Infrastructure Services IDIQ

Fourteen businesses have won positions on a potential five-year, $899, 543, 435 U.S. Navy contract for transport computing and infrastructure services related to C5ISR (command, control, communications, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance). The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic received 21 bids for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract …

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General Atomics to Build 24 Reaper UAVs for $377M

General Atomics-Aeronautical Systems has been awarded a potential $377, 400, 000 delivery order to produce 24 MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles for the U.S. Air Force. The Air Force is obligating $305 million in fiscal year 2013 aircraft procurement funds at the time of award and is also acquiring shipping containers, …

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Harris Intl Radio Contract Increased to $846M

The U.S. Army has increased the potential value of an international radio procurement contract held by Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) to $846 million. Saudi Arabia, Poland, Czech Republic, El Salvador, Latvia and Romania are acquiring radios under the foreign military sales contract, the Defense Department said Friday. Harris will also …

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Boeing-Lockheed JV Awarded $939M for FY 2014 Air Force Launch Services

A 50-50 joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $939, 085, 130 contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to help carry out launches during fiscal year 2014. The modification for United Launch Services LLC, a business unit of United Launch Alliance, covers …

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Raytheon to Build Navy Aegis Radar Transmitters, Fire Control Equipment for $406M

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a multi-year $406, 024, 307 procurement contract to produce radar transmitter groups and missile fire control system equipment for the U.S. Navy. The Navy is obligating $205, 532, 390 million in fiscal year 2013 shipbuilding and conversion funds at the time of award, the Defense …

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Huntington Ingalls Wins $155M for Nuclear Submarine R&D, Logistics

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has won a $155, 682, 919 contract modification to perform research and development and integrated logistics support work on the U.S. Navy‘s nuclear submarines. The Navy is obligating $560, 635 at the time of award from its fiscal year 2012 and 2013 other procurement and working …

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Lockheed Wins $180M Saudi Airlifter Sale

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $180, 991, 416 contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to support a foreign military sales transaction with Saudi Arabia. The award covers two KC-130J airlifters and non-recurring engineering support through April 2016, the Defense Department said Friday. Saudi Arabia has been …

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Engility Selected Prime for Army Vehicle R&D Program; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has won a $9.7 million contract to provide engineering services to the U.S. Army for a vehicle research and development program. The three-year contract calls for Engility to work with the Army’s Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.-based research laboratory vehicle technology directorate on platform mechanics, propulsion technologies, vehicle …

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MDA Plans $3B SM-3 Production Contract for Raytheon

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency plans to award Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) missile systems business a potential three-year, $3 billion contract for Standard Missile-3 weapons. MDA expects to start awarding the sole-source contract’s funds to Raytheon in fiscal year 2015 under the agency’s Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense Program, according to a FedBizOpps notice posted …

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