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Boeing Gets $195M Modification to Upgrade Navy P-8A Aircrew Training System

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a $194.5M modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract that provides for production concurrency updates to the U.S. Navy‘s and the Australian government’s P-8A Aircrew Training System. The system requires these updates to accommodate initial training for future mission functions, the Defense Department said Wednesday. …

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BAE Systems Works on New Alabama Facility for Aircraft Systems Development

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 12, 2018 — BAE Systems has begun the development of its future facility in Huntsville, Ala., to house the production of aircraft survivability and precision munition systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Rocket City Now reported Monday the $45.5M project will result in an 83K-square-foot facility, which is expected to …

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Hortonworks’ Shaun Bierweiler: Security is Key as Agencies Use IoT to Manage Data Across Sources

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 12, 2018 — Shaun Bierweiler, vice president of Hortonworks‘ (Nasdaq: HDP) U.S. public sector business, has said government agencies should integrate security measures as they increasingly leverage the internet of things to manage data across multiple sources, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 5. Bierweiler said in a report …

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Engility to Support Naval Aviation Warfare Systems Engineering Under $85M Deal; Lynn Dugle Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 12, 2018 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) will provide development, engineering, analysis and test services for the U.S. Navy‘s naval aviation warfare systems under a potential $85M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 23. The company said Aug. 23 it will also help the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division systems engineering department …

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ECS to Offer Microsoft Cloud Services Via Partner Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 12, 2018 — ECS has been named a direct partner in a Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) program that enables it to offer the latter’s cloud services to its public and private sector customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The science, technology and engineering company said Monday it will deliver Azure, Office …

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SOSi to Support US Security Assistance Activities in Iraq Under Army Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 12, 2018 — SOS International has secured a potential $5M contract from the U.S. Army for technical, accounting and human resources support to the security cooperation office of the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the contract covers support for U.S. security assistance efforts in …

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Raytheon Vet Tom Vecchiolla Named VT Systems CEO

Tom Vecchiolla, a 15-year veteran of Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), has been appointed president and CEO of engineering services contractor VT Systems in a move slated to take effect Dec. 1. He will succeed John Coburn, who has led VT Systems over the past 17 years and will remain as its non-executive chairman, …

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John Fraser Named President of Accenture Federal Services’ ASM Research Subsidiary; John Goodman Comments

John Fraser, formerly an executive vice president of ASM Research, has been promoted to president of the Fairfax, Va.-based subsidiary of Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) federal arm. He succeeds the retiring Eric Warden, a 25-year ASM Research veteran who assumed the role of president in September 2016, Accenture Federal Services said. …

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Air Force Increases ATI Space Enterprise Consortium OTA Ceiling to $400M

Advanced Technology International has received a $400M “other transaction” agreement modification from the U.S. Air Force to continue to manage a consortium tasked with developing prototypes of space-related technology platforms for the Defense Department. DoD said Tuesday ATI will further guide the Space Enterprise Consortium in efforts to build ground, launch and …

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Serco Inc. to Help US Military Install Close-in Weapons Systems; Dave Dacquino Quoted

Serco Group‘s North American subsidiary has received a potential $51M indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support installation of close-in weapons systems on U.S. Army, U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Navy ships. Reston, Va.-based Serco Inc. said Wednesday it will help the military services install, update and modify CIWS designed to recognize and destroy anti-ship missiles. The single-award …

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