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ManTech Wins $46M for NAVAIR Flight Test Support; Lou Addeo Comments

ManTech International Corp (NASDAQ: MANT) won a $46 million contract to provide program management and engineering support for the Navy’s flight test operations. The Fairfax Va.-based technology firm said the contract has a three-year performance period. Lou Addeo, president and chief operating officer of the technical services group, said the …

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Mitre Names Gary Gagnon SVP, Security Lead in Series Of Moves

Mitre Corp. has appointed Gary Gagnon senior vice president and chief security officer in a series of executive moves, the company announced Wednesday. In the newly created CSO post, he will direct corporate security and develop the company’s cybersecurity strategy. He will also implement cyber work program activities across the …

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Federal Cloud Firm CGS Names John Kraft CEO

Federal cloud computing service provider Clear Government Solutions Inc. has appointed John Kraft CEO, the company announced Wednesday. The company has federal information technology certifications and blanket purchase agreements in place to help grow in the federal cloud market, he said in a release. The 25-year federal and commercial sector …

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KGS Wins Spot On $715M VA Data Center Contractor Team

KGS is on the winning team for a $715 million Department of Veterans Affairs task order to consolidate and manage the VA’s data centers, the company announced Monday. The Fairfax, Va.-based technology services firm will act as a primary subcontractor to Systems Made Simple on the VA’s T4 vehicle, supporting …

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Six3 Buys Geolocation, ISR Firm Ticom Geomatics; Robert Coleman Comments

Six3 Systems Inc. has acquired Austin, Texas-based geolocation firm Ticom Geomatics Inc. for an undisclosed amount, the company announced Tuesday. TGI provides systems and services for geolocation; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions; and signals intelligence to defense and intelligence customers. The acquisition complements Six3’s offerings in the ISR, signals intelligence …

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IBM Adding Navigation Software Firm Vivisimo to Big Data Portfolio

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has agreed to acquire Pittsburgh-based discovery navigation software provider Vivisimo for an undisclosed amount, the company announced Wednesday. Vivisimo has more than 140 customers in both the public and private sectors, including the U.S. Air Force, Navy Social Security Administration and the Defense Intelligence Agency. IBM will …

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Louis Montgomery Named A Managing Director For Exec Search Firm

Louis Montgomery Jr. has joined executive search firm Preston Refett as managing director for the commercial and public sector, the company announced Monday. He will be based in the company’s Washington office, one of 10 around the country. The company said he will bring expertise in acquiring and managing talent, …

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Edward Meagher Returns to SRA as Veterans Affairs, Military Health VP; Paul Nedzbala Comments

Edward Meagher is rejoining SRA International Inc. as vice president of veterans affairs and military health programs, the company announced Monday. From 2008 to 2010, he served as director of strategy for health affairs in the company’s global health sector. Senior Vice President Paul Nedzbala said Meagher will lead the …

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General Dynamics to Update FAA Air Traffic Radios on $363M IDIQ

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) C4 systems business unit has won a potential $363 million Federal Aviation Administration contract to provide the agency with new air traffic control radios. The Falls Church, Va.-based company said Tuesday the 10-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract supports the FAA’s Next Generation Air-Ground Communications Segment 2 program. The …

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Northrop Wins $262M for Navy Vertical Takeoff UAVs

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has received a potential $262, 336, 248 contract action to provide the U.S. Navy with two vertical takeoff and landing tactical unmanned aerial vehicles, the Defense Department announced Monday. The company’s systems sector will manufacture and test the aircraft in support of the Navy’s vertical …

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