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DynCorp Wins $432M To Manage AF, Navy T-6 Supply; Jim Myles Comments

DynCorp International has won a potential $432 million contract to establish, operate and manage base supply facilities for the Air Force and Navy, the company announced Thursday. The firm-fixed-price contract has one base year and four option years. The company will provide spare parts and equipment for T-6 aircraft out …

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Reports: Up To 6.5M LinkedIn Passwords Stolen

Security experts are telling global LinkedIn users to change their passwords immediately after Norwegian news outlet Dagen IT reported that hackers succesfully hacked and decoded 163, 267 passwords for the professional social network. According to InformationWeek, up to 6.5 million passwords, representing around four percent of total LinkedIn users, could ultimately …

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CGI Subsidiary Wins $74M For State Dept. Visa Processing

CGI Federal‘s (NYSE: GIB) subsidiary Stanley Associates Inc. has won $74.6 million in two task orders to help the U.S. State Department process visa applications. CGI said these are the sixth andseventh orders issued under the Global Support Strategy contract, a 10-year multiple award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The first order, worth $50.4 …

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L-3 Names Michael Alber, Ray Guillaume To Engility Exec Team; Smeraglinolo Comments

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has appointed Michael Alber and Ray H. Guillaume to the executive leadership team of the services group, which the company plans to spin-off into a standalone company known as Engility. They join John Heller and Craig Reed in helping the group transition into an independent company. Alber …

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Deloitte Names Vet Hill Staffer Jonathan Traub To Lead Legislative Tax Team

Jonathan Traub, former staff director for the House Ways and Means Committee, has joined Deloitte‘s Washington national tax practice. The professional services organization said Monday he will manage a team focusing on legislative proposals and practical issues regarding tax proposals around the company’s clients. The former House senior staff member …

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ManTech Wins $2.85B For Army MRAP Logistics, Tech Updates; Pedersen Comments

ManTech International Corp. (NASDAQ: MANT) has won a $2.85 billion contract from the U.S. Army  to continue logistics support for the Army’s mine resistant ambush protected vehicles. The company said it won the five-year contract from TACOM Contracting Center for the MRAP support program, which the company has participated in since …

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L-3 Wins $321M C-27 Australia Sale

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a $321, 770, 026 million U.S. Air Force contract to provide the branch with Spartan planes for a foreign military sale. The Defense Department said Australia will receive 10 C-27J planes and 10 option kits, provided by the company’s integrated systems division. Australia will also …

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Northrop Wins $108M To Modify AF Ballistic Missiles

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has won a $108, 098, 628 contract to perform engineering design services for a U.S. Air Force ballistic missile program. The company will help the branch modify the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Cryptography Upgrade II Engineering and Manufacturing Development Program. Work will occur in Huntington Beach, Calif. and …

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Boeing To Develop DARPA Satellite Launch System; Steve Johnston Comments

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will evaluate small satellite launch systems technologies for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the company announced Thursday. Work under the 18-month, $4.5 million Airborne Launch Assist Space Access contract will include developing methods to routinely deploy small satellites under tight budgets. The company’s goals are to …

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ABA, ROA Sponsoring DC Counterterrorism Law Forum June 4

The American Bar Association and a Reserve Officers Association forum are co-sponsoring a roundtable discussion on counterterrorism law June 4 in Washington. Judge Alexander P. White will moderate “The Law of Counterterrorism” at the ROA’s headquarters, located at One Constitution Avenue in Northeast Washington, the ABA announced. White serves as …

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