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Lockheed, MDA Test Latest Aegis Combat System Against Medium-Range Missile

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 31, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the Missile Defense Agency have completed a demonstration of the company’s updated Aegis Combat System designed to counter medium-range ballistic missile threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the at-sea Flight Test Standard Missile–45 activity served to showcase the Aegis Baseline …

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Karoom Brown Joins Optum’s Federal Health Unit as Chief Strategy, Products & Growth Officer

Karoom Brown, a more than 17-year government and commercial health care market veteran, has been named chief global strategy, products and growth officer at Optum’s federal health services unit, GovCon Wire has learned. He will lead OptumServe‘s efforts to identify new business opportunities and expand technology offerings in the federal sector. Brown previously …

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ULA Gets $152M Contract for Rocket Launch Services to NRO Mission; Tory Bruno Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) joint venture United Launch Alliance has received a potential $152.4M contract to produce a heavy rocket for the National Reconnaissance Office‘s Launch Mission One. The Defense Department said Wednesday ULA will help the agency launch the mission with a heavy configuration of the Delta IV Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle. The U.S. …

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Navy Taps Lockheed Subsidiary for Helicopter Logistics, Repair Under $717M Contract

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky Aircraft subsidiary has received a $717.4M sole-source contract to perform logistics and repair services for 98 components of the U.S. Navy‘s CH-53 and MH-53 helicopters. The service branch will allot $142.7M to finance the firm-fixed-priced, performance-based logistics contract’s delivery order, the Defense Department said Wednesday. …

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Report: Lockheed Part of DoD Effort to Get Complete View of Defense Supply Chain

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 23, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is working on a pilot program with the Defense Department and industry partners with the aim to establish a “comprehensive” view of the defense supply chain amid concerns over possible foreign infiltration, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Fifth Domain reported Sunday …

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DISA Issues Final RFP for $6.5B GSM-O IT, Telecom Support Recompete Contract

The Defense Information Systems Agency has released a final solicitation for the potential 10-year, $6.52B Global Solutions Management-Operations follow-on contract for telecommunications and information technology services, Bloomberg Government reported Monday. GSM-O II is a single-award contract that covers IT support for the Department of Defense Information Network/Defense Information Systems Network, …

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Prime Contractor Lockheed Selects Companies for Payload Competition on Future USAF Missile Warning Satellite

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 8, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has named Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and a partnership between Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and Ball Aerospace as potential suppliers of mission payloads for the U.S. Air Force‘s Next Generation Overhead Persistent Infrared geosynchronous Earth orbit satellite, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The …

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Lockheed Gets $391M Air Force Contract to Build Additional Extended-Range Cruise Missiles

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a three-year, $390.7M contract from the U.S. Air Force to produce lot 16 Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile systems. The company will provide 360 extended-range JASSMs, as well as three separation test vehicles and one flight test vehicle, tooling and test equipment for foreign military sales customers …

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Lockheed Presents Concept for Reusable Crewed Lunar Lander

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 5, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has unveiled a new concept for a reusable spacecraft that could operate with NASA‘s planned Lunar Orbital Platform-Gateway in support of future crewed missions to the moon and Mars, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the single-stage lunar lander …

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Jackie Fendrock Promoted to ECS Business Dev’t, Operations VP; George Wilson Quoted

Jackie Fendrock, who joined ECS in 2011, has been promoted to vice president of business development and operations at the Fairfax, Va.-based information technology services provider. She will be responsible for aligning ECS’ strategy with government market opportunities as well as manage its customer, partner and industry relationships, the company said Wednesday. …

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