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Kratos Receives $109M USAF Contract for Unmanned Aerial Target Production

Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has landed a potential three-year, $109 million contract to build unmanned aerial target systems for the U.S. Air Force‘s weapons testing and evaluation efforts. The company said Thursday it will provide BQM-167A drone production lots 14 to 16 along with logistics support to the military …

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Kratos Eyes Upcoming NAVAIR Contract for Supply of 60 Subsonic Aerial Target Drones

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 18, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) anticipates an order for 60 BQM-177A unmanned subsonic aerial targets from Naval Air Systems Command for delivery between the second quarter of fiscal year 2020 and the second quarter of the following year, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday NAVAIR …

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Kratos to Release New Subsonic Aerial Target Drone System for Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) will unveil this week the BQM-177A subsonic aerial target system that it developed under a $34.6 million U.S. Navy contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The target drone will replace the existing platform that the service branch uses …

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Kratos, Partners to Create Proof of Concept for Roaming Government Satcom

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 19, 2018 — A subsidiary of Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) will develop a proof of concept and demonstrate a prototype government network operating center in efforts to build on the capacity, resiliency and responsiveness of wideband satellite communications for the U.S. government, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. …

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Kratos Microwave Electronics Gets ‘4-Star’ Honors as Supplier to Raytheon IDS

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 31, 2018 — A Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) division has received recognition for its performance as a supplier to Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) integrated defense systems business, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Kratos said Tuesday its microwave electronics division earned “4-Star” honors at Raytheon IDS’ Supplier Excellence Conference through …

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Kratos Wins Space, Satellite Communications Deals; Phil Carrai Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 29, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has received a number of contracts worth approximately $55 million combined to support U.S. and allied space missions and commercial satellite communications for national security, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it will deliver products …

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Army Names 4 Firms on Potential $93M Contract for Aerial Target Systems Research

The U.S. Army has selected four companies for positions on a potential $93.4 million contract for research, development, test and evaluation services focused on aerial target systems over a five-year period. The Defense Department said Tuesday Griffon Aerospace, Kord Technologies, Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) and Trideum may bid for orders …

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Kratos Expands Florida Hub for Military Training & Simulation Programs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 8, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has unveiled an expansion to its facility in Florida for training and simulation programs in support of the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the campus in Orlando has added 50,000 square feet of …

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Kratos Supplies Simulators for AF Global Strike Command’s Aerial Gunnery Training

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 3, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has provided its aerial gunnery simulator technology through a contract with KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) government services business to help the Air Force Global Strike Command train special mission aviators, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. KBRwyle tapped Kratos to deliver …

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Kratos to Support Dynetics in Phase 3 of DARPA’s Drone Swarming Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 20, 2018 — A Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) business unit will work with partner Dynetics as the team advances to the third phase of a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program for the aerial launch and recovery of multiple drones, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. …

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