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Tim Freeman Named Leidos Defense Business Dev’t SVP; Roy Stevens Quoted

Tim Freeman, formerly an executive at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and a 27-year veteran of the U.S. Air Force, has joined Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as senior vice president of business development and strategy for the Reston, Va.-based contractor’s defense group. He will oversee the unit’s business capture, financial strategies and strategic development efforts in …

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UTC to Split Into Three Firms After Rockwell Collins Deal Completion; Greg Hayes Quoted

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) has announced plans to divide into three independent companies after it completed its $30B purchase of Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL). UTC said Monday it will combine its aerospace systems business with Rockwell Collins to form Collins Aerospace Systems and expects the transaction to be $0.15 to $0.20 …

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Boeing Awarded $383M USAF Tactical Satcom Tech Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a potential seven-year, $383.4M contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide tactical warfighters with a joint ground platform designed to deliver anti-jam satellite communications capabilities. The service received three proposals for the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract in support of the Protected Tactical Enterprise Service program, the …

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EverWatch Acquires DES for Intell Community Services Push

Ashburn, Va.-based national security contractor EverWatch has purchased information technology services provider Dynamic Engineering Solutions for an undisclosed sum. Robert Miller, president of EverWatch, said in a statement released Monday the company seeks to expand its technical knowledge of and relationship with the intelligence community through the acquisition. Founded in 2011, DES is …

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CenturyLink Subsidiary to Extend DoD Dark Fiber Services Under Potential $127M IDIQ

A CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) subsidiary has received a potential five-year, $126.8M contract to manage dark fiber and related commercial facilities for the Defense Department. Herndon, Va.-based CenturyLink QGS will perform work at various locations within the continental U.S. through task orders from the Defense Information Systems Agency, DoD said Monday. Work under the …

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Denise Bailey Promoted to Chief Administrative Officer at Koniag Government Services

Denise Bailey, director of human resources at Koniag‘s government services business, has been promoted to chief administrative officer within the same unit. The company said Tuesday Bailey will continue to perform her HR responsibilities and  oversee contracts and security at Koniag Government Services in her new role. She joined KGS as a …

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AT&T Picked for Wireless Comms Services, Devices Supply to VA; Rob Dapkiewicz Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 26, 2018 — AT&T (NYSE: T) will provide wireless communications devices and services to personnel of the Department of Veterans Affairs over a potential five-year period as part of a recently awarded contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 30. The company said its contract includes the supply of …

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Booz Allen’s Dan Tucker, Elastic’s George Young Push ‘Data First’ Approach for Fed IT Modernization

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 26, 2018 — Dan Tucker and George Young, executives at Booz Allen Hamilton‘s (NYSE: BAH) digital solutions unit and Elastic, respectively, have urged federal agencies to prioritize their data management strategy to drive their information technology modernization efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 25. They wrote in a …

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Raytheon Holds Demo of Signal-Choosing Radio Comms System on Blackjack UAS

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 26, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has conducted an activity to showcase the functions of a radio communications technology that works to autonomously select the radio frequency that is most optimal to support operations in a congested environment, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday its …

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Engility to Continue Air Force Remote Sensing Tech Support Under $71M Contract; Lynn Dugle Quoted

Engility (NYSE: EGL) has received a potential $71M contract to help the U.S. Air Force‘s Space and Missile Systems Center engineer and integrate remote sensing systems. The company said Tuesday it will provide systems engineering support for the missile warning and defense and battlespace awareness missions of the SMC RSS directorate. …

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