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More Lockheed-Built F-35, Boeing-Built P-8 in Procurement Pipeline for Norway

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 16, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) could supply F-35 fighter jets and Boeing (NYSE: BA) could deploy P-8 maritime surveillance planes to Norway as the country considers additional procurement of the two aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Fox Business reported Wednesday Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg has expressed interest …

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SOSi Gets ISO Certification for Quality Management System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 16, 2018 — SOS International has secured certification from the International Organization for Standardization for the company’s quality management system following an external audit, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the ISO 9001:2015 certification serves to verify its QMS’ adherence to best practices in quality management policies …

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BAE Teams With Iveco for Bid on Marines’ Amphibious Combat Vehicle Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 16, 2018 — BAE Systems has teamed with Iveco Defence Vehicles on a proposal to build the U.S. Marine Corps‘ amphibious combat vehicles following an engineering and manufacturing development phase, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. BAE said Jan. 9 the team’s offering for the Amphibious Combat Vehicle 1.1 program is designed to …

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Lockheed Martin Picks Gibbs & Cox for Surface Combatant Functional Design Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 16, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has named Gibbs & Cox as a partner on a project to provide functional design support for Saudi Arabia’s future multi-mission surface combatant vessels, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Gibbs & Cox said Wednesday the contract from Lockheed serves to expand an existing …

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Reginald Brothers to Join Peraton as EVP, CTO; Stu Shea Comments

Reginald Brothers, formerly a principal at The Chertoff Group, has been appointed as executive vice president and chief technology officer of Peraton in a move slated to take effect Feb. 19. Peraton said Tuesday Brothers will oversee the Herndon, Virginia-based contractor’s business development, mergers and acquisitions, strategic planning and technical functions. “[Brothers] possesses …

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AECOM to Support Army Rotary-Wing Flight Training Under Potential $442M Contract

  The U.S. Army has awarded AECOM (NYSE: ACM) a potential nine-year, $442 million contract to help train rotary-wing aviators at Fort Rucker in Alabama. AECOM said Tuesday it can now continue to provide personnel, supervision and related services to support the Army’s rotary wing flight training efforts after the service branch resolved a …

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Leidos, BAE Vet Matt Vaughan Joins Battelle as Contract Research Business Lead

Matt Vaughan, formerly senior vice president within Leidos’ (NYSE: LDOS) health business, has been named president of the contract research organization at Battelle. He succeeds Steve Kelly, who retired Jan. 2 after a 25-year career at the Columbus, Ohio-based nonprofit research and development company, Battelle said Tuesday. “Matt brings a unique …

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Raytheon Wins $642M MDA IDIQ to Help Test Ballistic Missile Defense System Radars

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a potential $641.8 million contract to help the  Missile Defense Agency test multiple radar platforms for the Ballistic Missile Defense System. The Defense Department said Friday Raytheon’s integrated defense systems business will analyze, execute and plan test activities for sensor systems designed to evaluate BMDS flight …

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Johns Hopkins APL Lands $934M MDA Systems Engineering, Technical Support Contract

Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Physics Laboratory has received a potential five-year, $933.7 million contract to provide systems engineering and technical services to the Missile Defense Agency. The Defense Department said Friday APL will perform the services to support MDA’s efforts to build systems designed to protect U.S. troops from adversarial ballistic missiles. MDA …

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Northrop to Support USAF Battlefield Airborne Comms Node Payload Under $173M Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a one-year, $172.7 million contract to manage the payload technology for the U.S. Air Force‘s Battlefield Airborne Communications Node. The Defense Department said Friday the company will also support BACN payload equipment and services under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. USAF will obligate $56 million in fiscal 2018 overseas contingency …

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