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Cubic to Enhance Virtual Training Environment for Navy’s LCS Fleet; Dave Buss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 18, 2018 — The U.S. Navy has awarded Cubic’s (NYSE: CUB) global defense unit eight delivery orders with a $16 million combined value to update a virtual training environment for the service branch’s Littoral Combat Ships, ExecutiveBiz reported May 10. Cubic said May 10 it will add …

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Lockheed-Led Team Christens Navy’s Future USS Indianapolis LCS

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 17, 2018 — An industry team led by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has hosted the christening ceremony for the U.S. Navy’s 17th Littoral Combat Ship at a shipyard in Marinette, Wisconsin, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Saturday the future USS Indianapolis ship will continue to undergo …

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Lockheed, Austal USA Secure Navy LCS Construction Contracts

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Austal’s U.S. arm have received six-year contracts worth $584.2 million each to help the U.S. Navy build Littoral Combat Ships. The contract modification awarded to Austal USA covers LCS design, planning, construction and testing activities in exercise of an option to a previously awarded contract, the …

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Raytheon Taps Curtiss-Wright Winch Tech for LCS Sonar

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 25, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will procure winch devices from Curtiss-Wright as part of the pre-production test article of the Variable Depth Sonar on the U.S. Navy‘s littoral combat ships, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Curtiss-Wright said Thursday Raytheon’s integrated defense systems business will add the winch technology onto …

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Cubic Virtual Platform Named in Industry Simulation & Training Awards ‘Best Programs’ List

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 7, 2017 — Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) global defense business has received a “Red Ribbon” award from the Military Simulation & Training Magazine under the “Best Programs” category for the company’s virtual military training platform, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the award is specifically for Cubic …

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Austal USA Lands $584M Navy Contract for Littoral Combat Ship Construction

Austal’s U.S. arm has received a potential five-year, $584.2 million contract to build a Littoral Combat Ship for the U.S. Navy. The fixed-price-incentive contract covers LCS class services and integrated data environment assistance and includes options for post-delivery availability support and construction of additional LCS vessels, the Defense Department said Friday. Austal …

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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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Navy Awards Northrop Potential $812M LCS Gun Mission Module Production Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a potential $812 million contract by the U.S. Navy to manufacture gun mission modules for the service branch’s Littoral Combat Ships. The company will also support basic outfitting assembly installation, engineering, sustainment and interim depot-level maintenance of LCS gun mission modules, the Defense Department said …

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Mitre Proposes 15-Year Navy Shipbuilding Plan

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 14, 2017 — Mitre has developed a 15-year shipbuilding plan for the U.S. Navy that would bring the fleet size to 414 combat ships with a “high-low mix” of low-end warships and high-end combat vessels, Executive Gov reported Monday. Breaking Defense reported Friday the plan also involves the cancellation of the Littoral Combat …

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ManTech to Help Test Navy’s Weapons, Combat Systems Under $87M Task Order; Dan Keefe Comments

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has secured a potential five-year, $87 million task order to help the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division test and evaluate  weapons and combat systems. The company said Friday it will provide comprehensive T&E services across the U.S. Navy‘s weapons and combat systems programs that cover Navy and Defense Department …

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