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Kratos to Sustain Consolidated C2 System for Military Comms Satellites

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2018 — A Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) unit will support the production and sustainment of a control system used to manage telemetry, tracking and the operations of military communication satellites as part of a $13.9 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense …

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Kratos Holds Multi-UAS Demo for Large-Scale Military Exercise

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 31, 2017 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions has completed a demonstration of a fleet of UTAP-22 Mako unmanned aircraft systems as part of a larger military exercise, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the multi-UAS operational demonstration focused on Mako’s autonomous functions, including manned-unmanned teaming, and …

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Vencore to Deliver Program Mgmt, Other Support Services for Army Laser Demonstrator

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 6, 2017 — Vencore will provide engineering, test and program management services in support of its QWK Integrated Solutions joint venture’s work to develop a laser technology under the U.S. Army‘s High Energy Laser Technical Vehicle Demonstrator effort, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The QWK joint venture with Kratos Defense and …

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Kratos Provides Short-Range Missile Target for Navy AN/SPY-6(V) Radar Test

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 27, 2017 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions has provided the short-range ballistic missile that served as the target system during a recent U.S. Navy test of the AN/SPY-6(V) air and missile defense radar, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday its space and missile defense systems unit …

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Vencore-Kratos Unit JV to Help Develop Vehicle-Based Laser Demonstrator Design for Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 12, 2017 — A joint venture between Vencore and a Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) subsidiary will design a vehicle-based laser system demonstrator for the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command under a four-phase task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Kratos said Friday the Vencore-Digital …

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Hughes’ Rick Lober a Panelist at UK MilSatCom Conference in November

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 25, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems executive Rick Lober will serve as a panelist at the Global MilSatCom Conference to be held in the U.K. from Nov. 7 to 9 and contribute to discussions on ground-based systems for military satellite communications, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. SMi Group said Tuesday Lober, …

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Kratos to Deliver 6 Unmanned Aircraft Systems to US Gov’t Customer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 9, 2017 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) will produce six unmanned aircraft systems to a U.S. government customer under a delivery order awarded to its unmanned systems division, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The San Diego, California-based national security company said Tuesday it will manufacture the drones …

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Kratos Receives $5 Million in Orders for Satellite Communication System and Other Hardware

National security solutions provider Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) received $5 million in Orders for specialized satellite communication systems and other hardware from U.S. national security customers, the company announced Wednesday. “Our entire organization is proud to support certain of the United States’ most strategically important satellite communication, …

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Kratos Promotes Steve Fendley to Corporate SVP, Unmanned Systems Division President

Steve Fendley, formerly senior vice president, general manager and chief technology officer of the composite engineering business within Kratos‘ (Nasdaq: KTOS) unmanned systems division, will assume the role of corporate SVP and president of KUSD. The company said Tuesday Fendley will be in charge of programs on tactical unmanned combat aerial systems, …

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Kevin Walden Promoted to Kratos CIO; Eric DeMarco Comments

Kevin Walden,  acting chief information officer and director of information compliance and enterprise applications at Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS), has been promoted to serve as CIO on a full-time basis. Walden will manage company-wide information security and compliance,  data communications and other information technology functions in his new role, …

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