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Lockheed Martin to Build, Maintain Presidential Helicopter Avionics for Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 8, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a two-year, $8.2 million delivery order from the U.S. Navy to develop and maintain avionics systems for the future presidential helicopter, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company’s logistic services subsidiary will provide the design, develop hardware and software as well as …

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SAIC CEO: GovCon Services Consolidation to Continue, ‘Time-To-Market’ Key in Bids

Science Applications International Corp.’s (NYSE: SAIC) chief executive told investors Thursday he expects consolidation among government services contractors to continue as companies continue to pursue portfolio reshaping initiatives. SAIC itself was a player in the GovCon services consolidation wave through the $790 million acquisition of Scitor announced in March 2015 nearly five months …

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NASA Clears Lockheed-Built OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft for Sept. 8 Launch

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 8, 2016 — The Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security – Regolith Explorer spacecraft will launch on Sept. 8 after NASA cleared it following a launch readiness evaluation, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Space News reported Tuesday OSIRIS-REx will launch aboard an Atlas V rocket for its mission to collect samples …

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DoD Supports Boeing, Lockheed Plans to Found F-18, F-16 Manufacturing Lines in India

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 8, 2016 —The Defense Department voiced support for Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) and Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) plans to establish manufacturing for their F-16 and F-18 fighter jets in India under the Make in India project, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The companies will lead technology transfers and build F-16 and F-18 aircraft platform production …

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Lockheed to Build KC-130J Tankers for France Under $133M Air Force Contract Modification

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $132.6 million contract modification to provide two KC-130J Super Hercules configured aircraft to France under the foreign military sales program. Lockheed’s aeronautics segment will perform contract work at a company facility in Marietta, Georgia through April 30, 2020, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The Air Force …

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DHS Taps Lockheed to Provide Cyber Support Services Under $395M IDIQ

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential seven-year, $395 million contract to provide support services to a Department of Homeland Security-managed facility that monitors cyber threats across DHS information systems. Lockheed will help DHS run its Security Operations Center under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the department said in a FedBizOpps notice published Wednesday. DHS …

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September 7 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes Down with Modest Trading

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed down with mix results across trading markets. Crude oil climbed to a one week high in hopes the oil producing countries can reach an agreement to limit production. The government contracting community showed little movement with prices trading in a very tight band. Market Summary Index …

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September 2 Market Close: GovCon Index Rides Post-Jobs Report Surge, Notches Weekly Gain

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index ended its three-day losing streak Friday after August’s jobs report missed economists expectations to register a weekly gain and investors bet against the possibility of a September interest rate hike. GovCon Index gainers outnumbered laggers by a roughly 9-to-1 ratio and S&P 500-listed Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) was the top …

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Weekly Roundup August 29 – September 2 2016: September Brings CR Talk Again, SAIC Earnings Due & more

August 29 – September 2 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson This calendar year so far has brought an unprecedented year of change and tectonic shifts to the government contracting sector and even with that said, what other catalysts could come in the …

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Reuters: Sales of Boeing F-15, F/A-18E/F Jets to Kuwait, Qatar Near US Approval

The U.S. government could approve this month a pair of foreign military sales agreements for Qatar and Kuwait to procure up to 76 Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) F-15 and F/A-18E/F Super Hornet jets worth an estimated $7 billion, Reuters reported Thursday. Tom Finn and Andrea Shalal write sources said the deals include the sale of 36 …

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