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Lockheed Teams With Rheinmetall in Bid for Germany’s Helicopter Replacement Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 7, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has entered into a partnership with Germany’s Rheinmetall to offer the Sikorsky-built CH-53K King Stallion helicopter in the team’s bid for a potential $4.9 billion helicopter procurement contract with the German military, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Reuters reported Tuesday a request for information is …

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Raytheon Gets $235M Army Task Order to Modernize Patriot Air & Missile Defense System

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a $235 million initial task order from the U.S. Army to modernize the Phased Array Tracking Radar Intercept on Target system. The award represents the first of five annual orders the Army would issue annually as part of a potential five-year, $2.3 billion Patriot system-of-systems engineering support …

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Red Hat Earns Common Criteria OSPP 3.9 Certification; Paul Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 22, 2017 — Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) has secured a new certification under the Common Criteria standards for its Enterprise Linux 7.1 operating system through Germany’s federal information security office, ExecutiveBiz reported Dec. 14. The company said Dec. 13 the certification under General-Purpose Operating System Protection Profile 3.9 serves to verify …

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Siemens Government Technologies to Install Energy Savings Solutions for U.S. Army in Germany: Barbara Humpton Comments

Siemens Government Technologies Inc. announced Monday that the company has received its first Euro-financed Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC) to help the U.S. government save energy and cut down on costs overseas. Siemens and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers signed the $9.4 million contract to install, maintain and operate several …

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Report: Germany Begins $4.72B Heavy-Lift Helicopter Replacement Bid Process

Germany’s military has cleared a plan to start the competition for a potential $4.72 billion contract to purchase 45 to 60 heavy-lift helicopters to replace its current fleet of CH-53G aircraft, Reuters reported Friday. A source said Gen. Volker Wieker, chief of staff of the German Bundeswehr, signed Thursday a …

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Report: Germany Eyes Lockheed’s F-35 for New Fighter Fleet

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 13, 2017 — Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) F-35 fighter jet is a prospective replacement for the German air force’s fleet of Panavia Tornado fighter aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. IHS Jane’s Defense Weekly reported Wednesday Germany looks to consider F-35 as its preferred choice among the platforms indicated in a …

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Army Taps AECOM Unit for Kuwait, Germany Prepositioned Stocks Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 7, 2017 — AECOM‘s (NYSE: ACM) URS Federal Services business will provide transportation logistics and maintenance services in support of U.S. Army prepositioned stocks in Germany and Kuwait under two contract modifications worth $26.3 million combined, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Defense Department said Thursday the $14 million modification …

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Lockheed Gets $159M FMS Funds for Phase 2 German P-3C System Refresh

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $158.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to conduct phase 2 system upgrade work on Germany’s P-3C Orion maritime surveillance aircraft. The Defense Department said Tuesday Lockheed will update mission computers, acoustic equipment, armament/ordnance systems, displays and controls on eight P-3C planes as part of …

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Vectrus-Operated DoDIN Sites Land DISA-Europe Award; Chuck Prow Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 14, 2017 — Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has received recognition from the Europe-based division of the Defense Information Systems Agency for the operations of several Department of Defense Information Network sites, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The company said Thursday five DoDIN locations across Germany and Italy under the Operations, Maintenance …

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BAE Awards Contracts to 14 Suppliers for UK Type 26 Combat Ship Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 14, 2017 — BAE Systems has selected 14 companies to provide manufacturing materials and other components to support the production of three vessels under the Type 26 Global Combat Ship program in the U.K., ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the contracts to the chosen companies located both …

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