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Jacobs Opens New Mumbai Office for Global Integrated Delivery Services in India

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 16, 2017 — Jacobs (NYSE: JEC) has unveiled a new facility in Navi Mumbai, India, that will serve to support the expansion of its global integrated delivery services presence in the country, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Gigaplex Office is designed to house more than 2,000 …

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AECOM Promotes Fred Werner as President of Major Pursuits; Michael Burke Comments

Fred Werner, formerly president of AECOM‘s (NYSE: ACM) design and consulting services group in the Americas, will assume a new role as president of major pursuits in line with the company’s strategy. The global infrastructure firm said Monday the appointment is part of efforts to build a diversified executive leadership team that …

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Lockheed, Mahindra Launch India-Based Training Center for C-130J Aircrew

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 1, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and its partner Mahindra Defence Systems have unveiled a new facility in India that features a full-motion simulator that will work to train C-130J Super Hercules aircrew in the Indian air force, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Mahindra said Wednesday the training center in …

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Report: India Issues RFI for $10B Naval Helicopter Procurement Program

India has released a request for information for a potential $10 billion program to buy multirole and multi-utility helicopters designed to help naval forces perform submarine warfare and search-and-rescue missions, Defense News reported Wednesday. The country’s defense ministry issued the RFI to Airbus, Bell Helicopter, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and …

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Report: India OKs $655M Boeing Apache Helicopter Buy

India has approved a deal to buy six additional Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) Apache helicopters for approximately $654.6 million, Reuters reported Thursday. India’s defense acquisition council on Thursday cleared the deal that also covers related equipment, spares, weapons, ammunition and training support. The decision came nearly two years after the country’s cabinet gave …

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Kurt Amend Named Raytheon Arabia Business CEO

Kurt Amend, president of Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) operations in Saudi Arabia, has been named CEO of the Raytheon Arabia business. The company said Sunday the nearly three-year public and private sector veteran will oversee the unit’s business strategy and execution of defense-related projects in the Middle Eastern country. Amend’s appointment comes …

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India Gets OK for Purchase of 22 General Atomics-Built MQ-9B Guardian Drone

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 27, 2017 — General Atomics will supply 22 MQ-9B Guardian unmanned aircraft systems under a U.S. foreign military sales deal with India amid Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Washington, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Defense News reported Friday the U.S. government was set to approve the deal ahead of Modi’s arrival, …

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Report: India Eyes $2B Pinaka Multibarrel Rocket Launcher Procurement

India’s defense ministry looks to purchase $2 billion worth of Pinaka multi-barrel rocket launchers for six regiments within 18 months, Defense News reported Thursday. The proposed acquisition came five months after the ministry ordered India-made rocket launchers worth approximately $350 million for two regiments. Larsen & Toubro and Tata Power SED …

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IAI Lands Nearly $2B in Surface-to-Air Missile Supply Contracts with India

Israel Aerospace Industries has secured contracts worth nearly $2 billion to provide two kinds of surface-to-air missile system to India. IAI said Thursday it will supply the India’s army with a medium-range surface-to-air missile under a contract valued at $1.6 billion as well as build a long-range variant of the system for integration onto the country’s …

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Microsoft Inks MOU With India’s Jharkhand State to Explore Tech for Digital Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 22, 2017 — A Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) subsidiary in India has entered into an agreement with the government of Jharkhand to deploy cloud, mobile and machine learning technologies in support of the Indian state’s digital transformation initiative, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Friday the memorandum of understanding aims to …

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