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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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CGI Plans $2.7B Buy Of UK IT Firm Logica

CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) plans to acquire England-based information technology firm Logica for nearly $2.7 billion cash, the company announced Thursday. CGI intends to close the acquisition by September and expects the acquisition to increase its earnings per share by between 25 and 30 percent, excluding acquisition-related and integration …

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TASC Names Booz Allen Vet Scott Heefner Finance, Analytics Head; Pamela Drew Comments

TASC Inc. has appointed Scott Heefner vice president of the financial and business analytics group, the company announced Tuesday. Pamela Drew, senior vice president of strategic capabilities, said in the release he will lead a group that provides government clients with tools to help them make budgetary decisions. Heefner said …

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Microsoft Names Leigh Madden AF Programs Lead

Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) has appointed Leigh Madden director of U.S. Air Force programs within the company’s federal business. He will oversee the company’s Air Force account team unit and said in a statement that he will help the branch navigate landscape and budget challenges as a strategic partner, according to …

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Boeing Wins $97M Apache Foreign Sale

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $97, 268, 761 U.S. Army contract modification to deliver Apache attack helicopters for a foreign military sale. The Defense Department announced Tuesday that the company will supply Block III AH-64D helicopters to the Army for a firm-fixed-price. Work under the firm-fixed-price contract will occur …

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