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Raytheon Awarded Potential $300M Navy Contract to Develop LCS Sonar Tech

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential $300 million contract to design and build an anti-submarine technology for U.S. Navy personnel to locate and track enemy submarines from littoral combat ships. The Navy awarded the contract following the completion of a study and production assessment of Raytheon’s Variable Depth Sonar system, the company said Tuesday. …

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Report: Saudi Arabia, Lockheed Seal $6B Deal for Modified Littoral Combat Ships

Saudi Arabia and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) have closed on a $6 billion contract for the Bethesda, Maryland-based defense contractor to deliver four modified versions of Littoral Combat Ships, Bloomberg reported Friday. The deal for Multi-Mission Surface Combatant Ships comes as President Donald Trump heads to the Middle Eastern country as part …

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Weekly Roundup June 6 – June 10 2016: TSA Enlists Industry to Move Airport Lines & more

June 6 – June 10 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Long lines at airport security checkpoints have dominated the headlines lately and the agency responsible for protecting these hubs unveiled a new effort this week that enlists private sector help …

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General Dynamics Lands $83M Littoral Combat Ship Maintenance Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received an $83.5 million contract to sustain the U.S. Navy’s fleet of littoral combat ships and maintain the vessels’ facilities. San Diego-based General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co. will work to control corrosion on the ships, schedule maintenance works, administer support services and …

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Lockheed, Austal Land Navy Contract Modifications for Freedom, Independence LCS

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Austal have been awarded separate contract modifications to build two fiscal 2016 littoral combat ships for the U.S. Navy. Lockheed will build one Freedom-variant warship (LCS 25) under a $564 million contract modification and Austal’s U.S. business will construct an Independence-variant combat vessel (LCS 26) for another …

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Lockheed Martin Christens Freedom-Class LCS USS Sioux City

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 2, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has christened and launched the U.S. Navy‘s 11th littoral combat ship at the Menominee River in Wisconsin, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Saturday the Freedom-class USS Sioux City will undergo tests before it is delivered to the Navy for full operations early next …

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Navy Commissions Lockheed Martin-Built USS Milwaukee for Active Service

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 24,  2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) held a commissioning ceremony for the USS Milwaukee, the fifth littoral combat ship of the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Saturday the third Freedom-class LCS will enter into active service after completing acceptance trials and delivery in the past …

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Lockheed’s Stephanie Hill: Harley-Davidson Designs USS Milwaukee-Themed Motorcycle for Charity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 23,  2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has celebrated the commissioning of the U.S. Navy‘s latest littoral combat ship with the showcase of a USS Milwaukee-themed motorcycle designed by Harley-Davidson, GovCon Executive reported Friday. Lockheed said Thursday the Softail Slim S bike will be auctioned off to support the National …

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Northrop Awarded LCS Mission Package Integration Work

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 18, 2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $38.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide integration work for mine warfare mission packages involving littoral combat ships, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Majority of the contract will be carried out in Bethpage, New York, …

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Lockheed, Austal Awarded Navy Littoral Warship Contract Modifications; Joe North Comments

Austal USA and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) have received contract modifications for each company to build two more Littoral Combat Ships for the U.S. Navy, USNI News reported Wednesday. Megan Eckstein writes the military service awarded Lockheed approximately $362 million for the construction of one LCS and about $79 million …

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