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Lockheed Gets $247M NASA Supersonic X-Plane Development Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $247.5 million contract to design, build and test a supersonic aircraft for NASA. NASA said Tuesday the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract calls for the development of a Low-Boom Flight Demonstration aircraft, dubbed X-plane, designed to travel at a speed of about 940 miles per hour at …

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Thales to Help NASA Develop UAS Traffic Mgmt Concepts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 29, 2018 — Thales will collaborate with NASA to develop concepts on a traffic management platform for unmanned aircraft systems in an effort to accelerate their integration into the national airspace, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Space Act Agreement with NASA, which could generate jobs in …

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Navarro to Support NASA Test Facility Operations Under $80M Contract

Navarro Research and Engineering has received a potential five-year, $80 million contract to continue providing environmental compliance and operation services at NASA’s White Sands Test Facility in New Mexico. The company will provide environmental restoration, multimedia environmental compliance, sustainability and program management expertise under the the Environmental Compliance and Operation 2 contract, NASA said …

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Northrop Grumman Preps for Final Test Phase on NASA Webb Telescope

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 14, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will soon move forward to the final test phase on NASA‘s James Webb Space Telescope to prepare it for transport to the Kourou launch site in French Guiana, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. NASA said Monday Northrop will conduct the final tests on the …

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Navy Vet Chris Corgnati Joins PAE ISR as COO

Chris Corgnati, a 25-year U.S. Navy veteran, has joined PAE ISR as chief operating officer. PAE ISR is a joint venture of PAE, Battlespace Flight Services and American Operations Corp. that delivers ISR platforms and services to U.S. agencies, NATO and other international institutions. Chico Moline, president of PAE’s national …

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Northrop Vet Tom Vice Named Aerion President, COO

Tom Vice, formerly president of aerospace systems sector at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has joined Reno, Nevada-based Aerion Supersonic as president and chief operating officer. Vice will report to Brian Barents, Aerion chairman and CEO, and oversee the development, certification and delivery of the firm’s AS2 supersonic aircraft, the company …

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Gary Wentz to Lead ULA Government, Commercial Programs in VP Role

Gary Wentz, formerly vice president of human and commercial systems at United Launch Alliance, has been appointed VP of government and commercial programs. He will oversee ULA’s efforts to help customers manage programs and missions, integrate hardware and launch space missions in his new position, the Boeing (NYSE: BA)-Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) …

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Jacobs Lands Award for Maintenance Program at NASA Langley; Terry Hagen Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 5, 2018 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has received recognition for its work on a maintenance system at NASA‘s Langley Research Center with the award of Uptime magazine’s 2017 Best Reliability Program of the Year designation, GovCon Executive reported. The company said ReliabilityWeb selected the maintenance program for …

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Alutiiq-Fusion JV Gets $91M NASA Professional Services IDIQ

NASA has awarded Alutiiq-Fusion Joint Venture a potential five-year, $90.5 million contract to provide a range of professional services to the space agency’s Langley Research Center in Virginia. Work covers administrative, program analysis, video production media, interpreter, technical library, systems management, conference and event support services, NASA said Friday. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has …

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KBR to Buy Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies in Govt Service Expansion Push

KBR (NYSE: KBR) has agreed to acquire Greenbelt, Maryland-based government technology services contractor Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies for an undisclosed sum in a move to expand its high-tech professional service offerings for NASA and other federal agencies. “SGT is a great company with very talented people and is the right fit …

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