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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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ManTech Subsidiary Wins $150M Navy Management Support Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded ManTech International Corp.’s (NASDAQ: MANT) SRS Technologies subsidiary a $150 million contract to provide management support services, the Washington Post reported. The Post reported SRS will also provide administrative professional support services to the Navy.

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Raytheon Elects Ret. Gen. James Cartwright to Board of Directors

Retired Marine Corps Gen. James Cartwright has been elected to Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) board of directors, Raytheon announced Friday. From 2007 to 2011, Cartwright served as vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The 40-year veteran retired from the military in August 2011. Cartwright currently serves as Harold Brown …

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CSC Names Vincent Ley VP, GM in Public Sector Civil Group

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) promoted Vincent Ley to vice president and general manager of integrated customer solutions for CSC’s North American public sector civil group. The company said Ley, who joined CSC in 2006, will be responsible for CSC’s federal customer contact centers, digitization processes and service support centers. Ley most …

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