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2 For L-3: Dual Navy Deals to Close Out Week

According to the Department of Defense, “L-3/Interstate Electronics Corp. is being awarded a $28, 173, 183 modification (P00012) to previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00030-10-C-0009) for specialized technical engineering services to operate, maintain and repair the TRIDENT II D5, test instrumentation subsystems, spares, and related support equipment in support of …

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Alion Wins Deal to Boost Shock, Environment Testing for Navy Ships, Subs

Alion Science picked up a three-year deal worth $6.3 million from the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) to find potential improvement points for shock and environmental test procedures for Navy surface ship and submarine field organizations. The firm will evaluate and review prototype designs, plans and procedures from equipment manufacturers. …

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BAE Systems to Create Laser Warning Sensors for Military Aircraft

BAE Systems picked up a $17.7 million contract from Alliant Techsystems to produce defensive laser warning sensors for military aircraft. The work is part of a larger effort by the Navy to improve and overhaul airborne protection for domestic and foreign allied fleets. “With more than 16, 000 systems delivered …

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BAE Books $60 Million Navy Missile Deal

BAE Systems won a readiness and sustainment deal to work with the U.S. Navy’s Standard Missile (SM) program. The contract has a value of $60 million. BAE will look to provide proper launching and communications for missiles fired from Navy ships. The firm will focus on systems and software engineering, …

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Lockheed Martin Registers Massive $3.5 Billion F-35 Contract; 3 Other Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is being awarded a $3, 485, 385, 767 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-09-C-0010).  This modification converts contract type for the efforts described below from a cost-plus-incentive-fee to a fixed-price-incentive (firm target) for the manufacture and delivery of …

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Raytheon to Produce New Bomb Racks Under Navy Contract

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) picked up a $32.4 million Navy deal for engineering and manufacturing development of the BRU-69/A Multi-Purpose Bomb Rack system. According to the firm, “the MPBR will replace several bomb racks currently deployed on Navy aircraft. It will use pneumatic energy instead of an explosive charge to release …

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Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics Sail to New Navy Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is being awarded a $48, 881, 988 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to contract (N62793-07-C-0001) for continuation of fiscal 2011 advance planning and continuous maintenance efforts to prepare and make ready for the defueling and inactivation of the USS Enterprise (CVN 65) and …

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Northrop Picks Up Lucrative Mod to Continue Work on Gerald Ford Carrier

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) won a $189.2 million modification to continue engineering and design operations for the new aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). “This planned contract modification is essential to continuing the ship design to support construction, ” said Mike Shawcross, vice president, Gerald R. Ford-class engineering and …

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SAIC Inks Another NSWC Contract

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) picked up a deal from Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) – Crane Division to provide technical and engineering services to the Spectrum Warfare Systems Department. The deal includes a three-year base period and two one-year options and a total value of $45 million, if all options are …

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HP Strengthens Cybersecurity Team with New Additions; Dennis Stolkey Comments

HP Enterprise Services has made a number of additions to its U.S. Public Sector Cybersecurity Practice, in a bid to boost offerings to government clients. Retired Rear Adm. Betsy Hight will serve as vice president of Cybersecurity Practice. She  previously served as vice director of the Defense Information Systems Agency …

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