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Orbital Sciences to Build Navy Target Base Vehicles

Orbital Sciences Corp. has won a $29, 862, 025 contract to produce eight base vehicles for the U.S. Navy and two international governments to fulfill foreign military sales agreements. The Navy will acquire five GQM-163A Coyote Supersonic Sea Skimming Target base vehicles, Australia will buy two vehicles and Japan will …

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SAIC Wins $100M Threat Reduction Logistics IDIQ; Mark Escobar Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) has won a potential $100 million contract to provide logistics support to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency for global operations. The single-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has three base years and two one-year options,  the company said Thursday. SAIC will help DTRA manage material procurements, shipping, warehousing, travel …

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General Dynamics to Research Directed, Kinetic Energy Systems for Air Force

General Dynamics Information Technology (NYSE: GD) has won a $49, 000, 000 contract to research directed and kinetic energy systems for an Air Force program intended to develop bio-effects applications. The Air Force also aims to transition Defense Department technologies under the Directed Energy Bio-effects Research program, the Pentagon said Tuesday. …

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SAIC Wins $49M for Military Explosive Analysis Tech

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) has won a $49, 412, 941 contract from the U.S. Navy to provide portable systems to the military for technicians to analyze explosives. The radiographic systems are intended to have real-time downrange imaging features and help explosive ordnance disposal technicians determine the condition of …

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DLT Wins Marines Symantec Software License Maintenance Order

DLT Solutions has won a $12, 375, 152 delivery order from the Marine Corps Systems Command to help maintain Symantec software licenses. The company received the firm-fixed-price delivery order under a General Service Administration Federal Supply Schedule contract, the Defense Department said Aug. 28. DLA received three quotes for the order under …

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CSC, General Physics, Jacobs JV Wins $218M to Maintain Air Force Complex

A joint venture comprising of Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), General Physics and Jacobs Sverdup has won a $218, 590, 871 contract modification to operate and maintain a complex at Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn. Aerospace Testing Alliance will also help the Arnold Engineering Development Complex manage information under the cost-plus-award-fee contract, the …

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Bill Lietzau Named PAE VP, Deputy General Counsel

Bill Lietzau, formerly deputy assistant defense secretary for rule of law and detainee policy, has joined PAE as vice president and deputy general counsel. He will work with Whit Cobb, who has served as PAE’s senior VP and general counsel since February 2012, the company said Thursday. In his prior role at …

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Lockheed Wins $221M FAA Flight Service Station Extension; Jim Derr Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a two-year, $221 million contract extension from the Federal Aviation Administration to continue helping general aviation pilots plan flights. The company provides flight planning briefings to thousands of pilots pear via a phone and inflight radio through its Flight Services online platform, Lockheed said Thursday. Jim …

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Xerox to Digitize Immigration Records for DHS; Bill Cornelius Comments

Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) has won a $16 million contract with the Department of Homeland Security to convert the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ records to digital form. Xerox will work to clone large volumes of immigration data and digitize the images for migration to the government’s Enterprise Document Management …

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ATK to Buy Bushnell for $985M Cash; Mark DeYoung Comments

ATK (NYSE: ATK) has agreed to buy outdoor sporting goods maker Bushnell Group Holdings for $985 million cash in a move aimed at expanding ATK’s commercial and security ammunition portfolio. ATK expects to close the deal within the last two quarters of its 2014 fiscal year and expects the acquisition to …

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