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CAE USA Books $85M in 2Q Military Contracts; Gene Colabatistto Comments

CAE USA, a subsidiary of the Montreal-based aerospace and defense contractor, won approximately $85 million in contracts from military customers during the second quarter, including up to $50 million in option awards over the next five years. The contracts include an option for the fourth year of a training services contract the …

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L-3 Wins $669M for Canada Aircraft Logistics; John McNellis Comments

An L-3 Communications division (NYSE: LLL) has won a potential 15-year,  $669 million contract to provide in-service support services to the Canadian military for aircraft used in VIP transportation and evacuation missions. L-3 MAS,  part of the company’s integrated systems group, won the interim contract to support the Airbus CC-150 Polaris in …

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Paul Lemmo Promoted to Lockheed SVP Role, Patrick Dewar to Lead New Intl Org; Marillyn Hewson Comments

Paul Lemmo, formerly a vice president in Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) information systems and global solutions business, has been promoted to senior vice president of corporate strategy and business development. The 25-year defense industry veteran will lead a business organization comprising of offices in 25 U.S. cities and 25 countries, …

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GovCon Wire Follows F-35 Executive Leaders, Intl Program Activity

The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is among the largest weapons acquisitions the U.S. government has ever undertaken and its impact extends around the world as countries seek to buy the jet. GovCon Wire, published by Executive Mosaic, follows the most important developments regarding the F-35 as its manufacturer Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), …

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John Suttle Named BAE Intl Business Development SVP; Linda Hudson Comments

John Suttle, formerly senior vice president of communications at BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary, has been appointed to the newly-created position of SVP of international business development. The retired U.S. Army lieutenant general will oversee international business development processes and work to develop partnerships and strategies in international markets, BAE said …

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Kratos Wins Comm, Data Center Equipment Contracts; Eric DeMarco Comments

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ: KTOS) has won $3 million in contract awards to provide products and equipment for unidentified modular data center and communications-related programs. The contracts are part of the company’s strategy to grow in new security and other markets with existing products and technology, Kratos said …

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Raytheon Wins $106M Commercial Bomb Sale; Harry Schulte Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a $106 million contract to provide two types of precision-guided bombs to an unidentified international customer through a direct commercial sale. The order is for the Paveway II munitions family that uses laser and GPS technology, Raytheon said Thursday. Harry Schulte, vice president of air …

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DynCorp to Realign Business Units, Start New Intl Org; Steve Gaffney Comments

DynCorp International is reorganizing from five business units to three, with one of them a new organization intended to focus on international opportunities, the Washington Post reports. Marjorie Censer writes the company will restructure into three business units: DynAviation, DynLogistics and the new DynGlobal organization. Steve Gaffney, DynCorp chairman, president …

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CAE Closes FY 2013 with $128M in Training Contract Wins; Gene Colabatistto Comments

CAE (NYSE: CAE) won approximately $128 million in contracts during the last month of its 2013 fiscal year from U.S. and international military customers for trainer products and related services. One of those wins came via an option from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), where CAE will design and build a weapon …

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Deloitte Buying Vivens, Aiming To Grow Salesforce Market Share; Mario van Vliet Comments

Deloitte has agreed to acquire information technology services provider Vivens for an undisclosed sum, aiming to grow its share of the enterprise applications market. The acquisition is expected to close April 2 and 50 Vivens professionals will join Deloitte upon completion of the transaction, Deloitte said Tuesday. Deloitte intends to …

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