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CSC Wins $118 Million Contract to Support Army Aviation Simulation Training

CSC (NYSE: CSC) picked up three task order modifications valued at $118 million from the Army to boost simulator-based flight and related aviation training support for the U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence at Ft. Rucker, Ala. According to the firm, “the task order modifications were awarded under the Flight …

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CACI Wins Deal to Help Fight IEDs; Paul Cofoni Comments

CACI (NYSE: CACI) won a $27 million task order contract to support the Operations and Training Division of the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization (JIEDDO). According to the firm, “the award was made under the $494 million multiple-award JIEDDO Comprehensive Support Services contract that CACI announced it had won …

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Booz Allen Soars with Trio of Air Force Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “Booz Allen Hamilton was awarded a $24, 999, 153 contract, which will provide survivability/vulnerability technical analysis for homeland infrastructure foundation-level data and geospatial analysis for homeland defense/homeland security missions. At this time, $2, 227, 942 has been obligated.  55 CONS/LGCD, Offutt Air Force Base, …

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BAE Systems Groundbreaking New Missile a Testing Success; Gary Slack Comments

BAE Systems performed a successful test of the firm’s 5-inch Long Range Land Attack Projectile at Dugway Proving Ground in Utah. According to the firm, “employing a tactically configured airframe propelled by a rocket motor, the rocket ballistic test met all predicted performance parameters during its flight. Coupled with previous …

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SAIC Scores Billion-Dollar DLA Contract

According to the Department of Defense, “SAIC (NYSE: SAI) is being awarded a maximum $1, 050, 000, 000 fixed-price with economic price adjustment, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for maintenance, repair and operations of supplies. There are no other locations of performance. Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal …

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Ed Casey Comments on Serco’s Latest Contract Victory

Serco secured a HAZMAT management deal with the U.S. Navy’s Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Norfolk (FISCN). The firm will support consolidated HAZMAT reutilization and inventory management program support to the FISCN Hazardous Material Program Office. The contract is for a one-year base period and includes four one-year options, with …

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SAIC, Harris, Boeing Claim Key Defense Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “SAIC (NYSE: SAI) was awarded a $74, 999, 999 contract, which will research, develop, test and evaluate advanced intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance technologies in an operationally realist environment to ensure access to a range of object and signal densities and dynamics sufficient to address …

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Lockheed Grabs Lucrative Missile Deal; General Dynamics, Sikorsky Ink Army Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “the Missile Defense Agency is awarding a contract modification valued not to exceed $298, 000, 000 to Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) under contract HQ0147-07-C-0196. Under this contract modification, LMSSC will manufacture and deliver a total of 26 interceptors for the Terminal High Altitude Area …

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Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin Win Defense Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is being awarded a $9, 018, 485 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00019-03-C-0057) for the development of a dual satellite communication transmit Capability in support of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye System Development and Demonstration.  Work will be performed …

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General Dynamics Wins Deal to Make Gatling Gun For Navy Aircraft

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) secured a $9.8 million contract from the U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center aircraft division to produce the M61A2 20mm Gatling gun system for the F/A-18E/F aircraft. According to the firm, “production work will be performed at General Dynamics’ facility in Saco, Maine, and the program will …

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