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Northrop Grumman Integrates NASA Webb Telescope’s Sunshield Layers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 9, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has completed the integration of the sunshield flight layers that will work to protect the components of NASA‘s James Webb Space Telescope, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the sunshield is made of Kapton and consists of five layers that serve to …

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Serco Receives ESA Contract for Specialist Scientific & Engineering Personnel

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 3, 2017 — Serco will provide personnel and specialist scientific and engineering services in support of eight directorates within the European Space Agency under a potential $78.1 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the contract calls for skilled experts in the fields of engineering, electromagnetics, optics, …

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BAE Awarded $279M to Provide Test Range Instruments to US, Foreign Govt Clients

The U.S. Air Force has awarded BAE Systems a potential five-year, $278.5 million contract to supply radar, telemetry and optical instruments at 28 domestic and international test ranges. BAE’s technology solutions and services unit will provide serviceable test range equipment to NASA, the departments of Defense and Energy and seven U.S. …

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