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Steve Kantor: L-3 to Build Missile Target Vehicles for MDA’s Aegis, THAAD Tests

An L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) business unit has won a potential $400 million contract to build missile target vehicles for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency. The Coleman Aerospace business will develop and manufacture the medium-range ballistic missile targets in order to help MDA carry out tests on its missile defense systems, …

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Jeff Renzi Named Unisys SVP of Global Sales; Ed Coleman Comments

Jeff Renzi, formerly senior vice president of sales and marketing at Arise Virtual Solutions,  has been appointed senior vice president and president of global sales at Unisys Corp. (NYSE:UIS), the company said on Jan. 31. He will be responsible for leading a global sales organization across all of the company’s …

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Roei Ganzarski: Bye Aerospace Tests BoldIQ Software on HALE UAV in ‘Ever Changing’ UAV Operating Environment

Bye Aerospace has demonstrated an unmanned aerial vehicle that uses BoldIQ software built to optimize operations of the high-altitude, long-endurance hybrid aircraft. The evaluation subjected all four Silent Guardian UAVs to hundreds of mission scenarios across seven million square miles of airspace, Bye Aerospace said Thursday. “The UAV operating environment is ever changing …

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Dro DerMinassian Named WBB VP of BD for Healthcare and Defense; Mike Perez Comments

Whitney Bradley & Brown has appointed Dro DerMinassian vice president of business development for the healthcare, Office of the Secretary of Defense and Joint Force Command markets, WBB said Monday. Mike Perez, WBB chief development officer, said DerMinassian will aim to apply that experience to support WBB’s goal of increasing …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Inks Swiss Army Carrier Order; Robert Kauth Comments

A subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will deliver armored carriers to the Swiss army starting next year, following an order for the same vehicles four years ago, Defense World reported Thursday. General Dynamics European Land Systems will provide the Swiss with 130 DURO GMTF Armoured Personnel Carriers between 2015 …

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Research and Markets: Critical Infrastructure Protection Market to Grow 10% Over 5 Years

A new survey by Research and Markets forecasts the critical infrastructure protection market to grow double digits over the next five years. The “Critical Infrastructure Protection: Global Advancements, Market Forecasts & Analysis 2013-2018” report seeks to highlights countries’ efforts to build up defenses against disruption of assets in event of …

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Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Targets New Contract Vehicles As DRC Buy Closes

Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) has closed its $11.50-per-share acquisition of Dynamics Research Corp. as part of a growth strategy to target markets such as healthcare and homeland security. DRC holds 300 active contracts and that figure includes several positions on indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quality contract vehicles awarded by the Defense Department and civilian agencies, …

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Kevin Cook Appointed CFO, Mike McConnell to Retire as Vice Chair at Booz Allen

Kevin Cook, senior vice president and corporate controller at Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), has been promoted to chief financial officer and treasurer and will assume those roles on July 1. His appointment is one in a series of executive transitions at the McLean, Va.-based consulting firm as both Vice …

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Christopher Fountain Named Kinnser Software COO; Chris Hester Comments

Christopher Fountain, former CEO and president of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions‘ (NASDAQ: KTOS) SecureInfo subsidiary, has joined Kinnser Software as chief operating officer. He will be in charge of Kinnser’s sales and marketing activities and responsible for developing and executing business growth and customer support strategies, Kinnser said Thursday. …

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Aneesh Chopra, Former Federal CTO, Helps Spearhead Startup Hunch Analytics

Aneesh Chopra, who served as the U.S.’ first federal chief technology officer, helped co-found Arlington, Va.-based data analytics incubator Hunch Analytics in October 2013 and serves as an executive vice president there. The company works with healthcare and education leaders to use new data sets and algorithms for decision-making processes …

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