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State Dept OKs $1.08B in TOW 2B Missile, Maintenance Requests From Saudi Arabia

The State Department has approved Saudi Arabia’s request to buy TOW 2B missiles, repair parts and spares for combat vehicles and maintenance support services for its fleet of helicopters under three foreign military sales agreements worth approximately $1.08 billion combined. Saudi Arabia requested to procure Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) TOW 2B missiles …

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BAE to Help Maintain, Upgrade Navy Mine Countermeasures, Destroyer Ships

The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems two contracts worth $183.8 million combined and a potential $11.5 million contract modification to maintain two Arleigh Burke-class destroyers and an Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship. BAE will provide human resources and facilities to help maintain, repair and upgrade the USS Howard (DDG 83) destroyer …

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Five Companies Win $99M Navy Comms Facility Maintenance, Repair IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded spots on a potential five-year, $99 million contract to five companies for repair and maintenance of the service branch’s naval communications towers and adjacent support facilities. The Defense Department said Monday task orders under the multiple-award contract may cover design; engineering analysis; plan and specification preparation; equipment …

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Navy Taps 10 Small Businesses for Potential $644M Surface Combatant, Amphibious Ship Maintenance IDIQ

Ten companies have won spots on a potential five-year, $644.1 million contract to provide non-complex emergent and continuous maintenance services for U.S. Navy surface combatant and amphibious ships that are visiting or stationed in Norfolk, Virginia. The Navy received 13 offers for the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive procurement on FedBizOpps and obligated …

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PAE Secures Navy Contract Modification for F-5 Aircraft Logistics, Maintenance Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 2, 2017 — A PAE business unit will provide logistics and organizational, intermediate and depot-level maintenance services to the U.S. Navy in support of the F-5F Tiger II and F-5N Freedom Fighter aircraft under a $43.7 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday PAE Aviation and Technical …

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BAE Develops Wireless Sensor Tool to Assess Bridging System Service Life

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 27, 2017 — BAE Systems has unveiled a wireless sensor system based on the Bluetooth technology that works to assess the operational condition of military bridging platforms and determine the need for maintenance work, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the sensing tool serves to monitor stress, strain …

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Lockheed Invests in AI Tech for ‘Intelligent’ Maintenance Support to Canada’s C-130Js

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has placed a $1.1 million investment to help advance the development of an artificial intelligence tool that Canada-based contextere intends to support aerospace and defense maintenance personnel, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The intelligent personal agent will work to assist in field service, industrial inspection and maintenance, …

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Northrop Grumman Opens Aircraft IR Countermeasure Repair Facility in Australia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 22, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has opened a new facility in south Australia that will work to provide in-country repair and maintenance services for the Australian air force’s Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasure systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Adelaide repair hub focused on …

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L3 Business Unit Completes Maintenance Work on 1st Boeing-Built KC-10 Tanker

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 8, 2017 — A business unit of L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has delivered the first Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) KC-10 aerial refueling aircraft to the U.S. Air Force after completing maintenance work under a logistics support contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. L3 said Thursday its Vertex Aerospace division will perform “C-checks” and other …

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Lockheed’s Speedline Facility Completes Inlet Coating Repair on 1st F-22 Raptor

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 3, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has completed and delivered the first F-22 Raptor fighter aircraft to have undergone inlet coating repair work at its Speedline facility in Marietta, Georgia, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it performs modification support services, analytical condition inspections, antenna calibration and other maintenance work on …

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