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Andrea Yeiser Appointed to Northrop Land, Self Protection Systems Division VP Post

Andrea Yeiser, a 32-year Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) veteran, has been named vice president for engineering, manufacturing and logistics at the company’s land and self protection systems division. She will oversee EM&L functions across the division and be responsible for direct support to the division’s general manager and vice president, …

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Deloitte Opens Huntsville Cyber Advisory Office; Carey Miller Comments

Deloitte has opened a Huntsville, Ala.-based consulting services office in a move aimed at expanding the company’s cybersecurity presence in the area, All Alabama reported Saturday. Lucy Berry writes the office houses between three and five employees who are responsible for Deloitte’s Cyber Huntsville program and other initiatives for working …

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Rockwell Collins Sells Kaiser Optical Systems Subsidiary; Kelly Ortberg, Klaus Endress Comment

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has sold its Kaiser Optical Systems subsidiary to Endress+Hauser Holding for an undisclosed amount, Avionics Intelligence reported Saturday. Courtney Howard writes Kaiser Optical Systems, Rockwell Collins Government Systems’ avionics business unit, manufactures spectrographic instrumentation and applied holographic tools at sites in Ann Arbor, Michigan and Lyon, …

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Charlton Walker Named Northrop Info Systems Sector Counsel; Sheila Cheston Comments

Charlton Walker, an 11-year Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) veteran, has been appointed vice president, associate general counsel and sector counsel for the company’s information systems division. The appointment takes effect Dec. 1, where he will advise the sector president and senior staff members as well as manage legal advice delivery …

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Lockheed Awarded $105M for Air Force SATCOM Logistics

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $105, 083, 207 contract modification to help operate and sustain two satellite communications systems for the U.S. Air Force. This modification covers the fourth option year of a cost-plus-award-fee contract for Milstar and the Defense Satellite Communications System, the Defense Department said Friday. Orbital …

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Jacobs to Continue Air Force Info Security, Engineering Services

A Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) subsidiary has been awarded a $12, 800, 149 contract modification to continue providing engineering and information security services to the U.S. Air Force. The cost-plus-fixed-fee modification covers services to Defense Department agencies, military service branches and foreign military sales customers, the Pentagon said Friday. Jacobs …

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BAE Awarded One-Year Option for Air Force Life Preservers

BAE Systems has been awarded a one-year, $11, 093, 991 contract modification by the Defense Logistics Agency to build life preservers and components for the U.S. Air Force. DLA exercised the first year of a potential five-year contract under this firm-fixed-price with economic-price award, the Defense Department said Monday. Work will …

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George Oliver Appointed to Raytheon Board; William Swanson Comments

George Oliver, CEO of Tyco International since 2012, has joined Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) board of directors, effective immediately. He joined Tyco in 2006 and has served as president of different divisions including safety products, electrical and metal products and fire protection, Raytheon said Thursday. William Swanson, chairman and CEO of Raytheon, …

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Unisys Provides CBP with Scanning Tech at Busiest U.S.-Mexico Border Crossing; Steve Soroka Comments

Unisys Corp. (NYSE: UIS) has collaborated with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Customs and Border Protection to deploy a pedestrian crossing technology intended to help the agency secure traveler passage through the U.S.-Mexico border. The kiosk-based radio frequency identification system installed at the San Ysidro, Calif.,  border crossing works to …

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Report: South Korea to Purchase 40 Lockheed F-35 Jets

South Korea plans to purchase 40 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 fighter jets under a deal that will go before committee led by the country’s defense minister for final approval, Reuters reported Friday. Ju-Min Park and Joyce Lee write the decision comes nearly three months after South Korea chose to re-examine its …

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