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Lockheed Lands $969M Contract Modification to Produce Air Force C130-J Aircraft

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential five-year, $968.7 million contract modification to build 17 C-130J transport planes for the U.S. Air Force. The award covers the production of six C-130J-30 Super Hercules, nine MC-130J Commando II, one KC-130J tanker and one HC-130J Combat King II aircraft, the Defense Department said Tuesday. …

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USAF Pushes Boeing Small Diameter Bomb FMS Contract Ceiling to $228M

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a $130.1 million contract modification for the production of Small Diameter Bombs Increment 1 for foreign military sales customers of the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Tuesday the modification would increase the ceiling value of a previously awarded SDB I production contract from $98 …

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HP Enterprise Gets $91M Task Order to Maintain DHA Global Service Center

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has received a $91.5 million task order to operate and maintain the global service center of the Defense Health Agency’s health information technology directorate. The Defense Department said Tuesday the service center provides user access to the Military Health System for application and system identification, analysis, …

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SPAWAR Vet Rod Smith Joins McKean Defense Group as CTO; Joseph Carlini Comments

Rod Smith, a former deputy commander and executive director of the U.S. Navy‘s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, has joined McKean Defense Group LLC as chief technology officer. He will report to CEO Joseph Carlini and be responsible for the company’s combat systems programs and growth strategy in the SPAWAR market, …

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Reuters: Verizon Mulls Enterprise IT Portfolio Sale

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is considering a sale of its enterprise-grade technology portfolio in order to concentrate on its consumer market business line, Reuters reported Friday. Liana Baker and Greg Roumeliotis write Citigroup will help examine a potential sale of business landline and Internet services from Verizon’s unit formerly called MCI as well as data center offerings from …

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Five GovCon Firms Win $500M Air Force Architect-Engineering IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded five companies a $500 million contract to perform architect-engineering environmental services. The Defense Department said Monday the companies will perform operations and maintenance, environmental restoration, compliance, base realignment and closure and military family housing services. The awardees are AECOM (NYSE: ACM), Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: …

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Wood Parker Named to Serco’s US Arm Board; Dan Allen Comments

Wood Parker, former president and CEO of Engility’s (NYSE: EGL) TASC subsidiary, has been appointed to the board of directors at Serco Group’s U.S. subsidiary Serco Inc. “Wood’s extensive knowledge and insight into federal government contracting with the department of defense, federal civilian agencies and the intelligence community will be …

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Navy Awards Lockheed $113M F-35A Long Lead Parts Contract Modification

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $112.8 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to obtain an undisclosed number of long-lead time components for F-35A fighter aircraft. The Defense Department said Monday Lockheed’s aeronautics business will help procure additional materials for the company to build and deliver a 10th lot of F-35A jets to …

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CACI Wins $77M SPAWAR Clinical Data Analytics Support Task Order; Ken Asbury Comments

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will develop and maintain clinical analytics systems for the Defense Health Agency under a potential three-year, $76.8 million task order it received from the U.S. Navy. Ken Asbury, CACI president and CEO, said Monday the company will work to apply its healthcare analytics experience in work to provide information technology tools …

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Lockheed Awarded $263M to Maintain Saudi Arabia’s F-15 Sensors; Paul Lemmo Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $262.8 million contract with the U.S. Air Force to maintain sensor suites on Saudi Arabia’s F-15 aircraft. The company will work with Saudi-based Advanced Electronics Co. to sustain the sniper advanced targeting pods, LANTIRN navigation pods and infrared search and track systems, Lockheed said …

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