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Matt Desch: Iridium to Continue Transformation Built on Satcom, Broadband Internet Capabilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 18, 2018 — Matt Desch, CEO of Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM), has said the company anticipates its continued transformation into a mature company over the next 12 to 24 months as it nears the completion of its Iridium NEXT satellite communications network and builds on partnerships …

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Boeing to Support Kuwait Super Hornet Software Configuration Under $179M Navy FMS Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a potential $179 million contract to provide a H12K system configuration kit for Kuwait air force’s F/A-18E/F Super Hornet fleet. Boeing will deliver the item needed to develop, modify, integrate, test and support the aircraft’s software under the “undefinitized” contract action, the Defense Department said Friday. The company …

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Leonardo DRS to Help Modernize Army Tank Systems Under $193M Contract

Leonardo DRS‘ sustainment systems division has landed a potential two-year, $192.5 million contract to support the modernization of U.S. Army main battle tanks. The fixed-price-incentive contract covers the supply of active protection systems, countermeasures and calibration and maintenance kits for version 2 of the Abrams M1A2 System Enhancement program, the Defense Department said Friday. …

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SRI International Gets $91M IDIQ for Air Force Digital Video Processing Support

SRI International has received a potential six-year, $91.1 million contract to provide digital video laboratory support for U.S. Air Force test programs. The Menlo Park, Calif.-based nonprofit research institute will update the TerraSight mobile processing units through an $11,150 initial delivery order, the Defense Department said Friday. TerraSight is designed to collect …

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Jacobs to Support Akima in Contract to Maintain NASA Goddard Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 15, 2018 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will serve as a strategic partner to Akima Support Operations under a potential $131.7 million NASA contract to help maintain facilities at Goddard Space Flight Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Jacobs said Wednesday it will support GSFC’s Facilities Operations and Maintenance …

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Fortinet-Interpol Team to Help Prevent Cyber Crimes, Privacy Threats Via Info Sharing

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 15, 2018 — Fortinet (Nasdaq: FTNT) has partnered with Interpol to facilitate cyber information sharing as part of efforts to prevent cyber crimes and privacy threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Fortinet said Tuesday it will assign a threat intelligence expert to collaborate with the Interpol Global Complex …

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SAP NS2’s Mark Testoni Talks Cloud Partnership With AWS, JEDI Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 15, 2018 — Mark Testoni, president and CEO of SAP National Security Services, has said the company is working to provide cloud computing technology to government customers in partnership with Amazon Web Services, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Testoni, a 2018 Wash100 awardee, told Bloomberg in an interview …

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Lockheed Picks Raytheon to Deliver New Sensor for Future F-35 Jets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 15, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has selected Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) to supply the updated Distributed Aperture System sensor technology for future F-35 fighter aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. DAS, which utilizes infrared cameras that work to provide imagery to pilots for increased battlespace situational awareness, will be …

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CTC Lands New Army Work Under Additive Manufacturing, Materials R&D Subcontracts; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 15, 2018 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. will support the U.S. Army‘s research and development efforts on materials and additive manufacturing techniques for tactical shelter systems, vehicle platforms and air assets under two subcontracts worth $1 million combined, ExecutiveBiz reported June 7. The company said June 6 it …

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Gerry Fasano: Leidos Seeks to Expand Gov’t IT Work Through Alliant 2 GWAC

Gerry Fasano, an executive vice president and chief of business development and strategy at Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has said the company will continue to provide information technology expertise to federal clients through its position on the General Services Administration‘s Alliant 2 contract. Leidos said Thursday it will vie for IT task orders …

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