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Lockheed Wins Potential $514M THAAD Testing IDIQ

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a potential $515.4 million Missile Defense Agency follow-on contract to develop and test upgrades for a missile defense system, the Defense Department has announced. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will field task orders for work on the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system, including: flight and ground testing …

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Lockheed Wins $94M Air Force Training Support IDIQ

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a potential $94 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide technical support for U.S. Air Force training exercises, Lockheed announced Monday. Lockheed said it will support the Air Force’s distributed mission operations center at Kirtland Air Force Base,  N.M. The Air Force uses the center as …

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Fluor CEO David Seaton Succeeds Alan Boeckman as Fluor Chairman

Fluor Corp. CEO David Seaton has succeeded Alan Boeckman as chairman of Fluor’s board of directors. Seaton assumed the post Feb. 2 after Boeckman retired from the firm, Fluor announced Thursday. Boeckman had served as non-executive board chairman for a year after serving nine years as Fluor’s chairman and CEO. …

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Northrop Wins Potential $637M SPAWAR Network Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) a potential $637, 773, 236 contract to provide shipboard networks, the Pentagon announced Wednesday. Through an initial $36, 646, 047 delivery order, the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command selected Northrop to install the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services …

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Northrop Wins $158M for Hawkeye Long Lead Materials

The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) a $157, 942, 000 contract to provide long lead materials for Hawkeye aircraft, the Pentagon announced Wednesday. Northrop will also provide related support for full-rate production of five Hawkeye aircraft. Work expected to be completed by March 2013 and the …

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Lockheed Wins $63M Contract for Air Force Hercules Engineering, Program Support

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) a $62, 956, 540 contract to provide program support for C-130J Hercules aircraft, the Pentagon announced Tuesday. Lockheed will provide: engineering services program management support repairs, spares and technical data Work will be performed in Marietta, Ga. and is expected …

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Harris Receives $235M Australian Order for Tactical Radios

The Australian Defense Department has made a $235 million order for tactical radio systems from Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), Harris announced Tuesday. The Australian military will receive Harris’ Falcon III AN/PRC-152(C) multiband, handheld radios. Harris will also provide Falcon II AN/PRC-150(C) manpack radios. Harris said it will support the order …

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Ball Aerospace Names Goddard Center Head Rob Strain New COO

Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. (NYSE: BLL) has appointed Rob Strain, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center director, as chief operating officer effective March 2012.. Ball Aerospace said Strain will oversee the company’s operations and will lead support functions including: engineering program execution mission assurance information technology Strain has served as director …

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Brig. Gen. Chris Tucker to Lead ITT Exelis International Strategy

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has appointed retired Army Brig. Gen. Chris Tucker as vice president of international government relations, Exelis announced Tuesday. The 32-year Army veteran will oversee and develop Exelis’ international strategy. The company said he will also help lead the company’s relationships with: Defense Department and government agencies …

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Northrop Wins Potential $311M Contract for Rocket Defense Systems

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has won a potential $311 million U.S. Army contract to provide systems that defend military bases from rocket attacks, Northrop announced Monday. The Army awarded Northrop $122 million on Monday and the contract will reach its potential value if all options are exercised. Northrop will install counter-rocket, …

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