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General Dynamics Unit Plans New PNT Engineering, Manufacturing Hub in Colorado

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 7, 2019 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business will establish a new 18.5K-square-foot facility in Colorado to house research, development, engineering, production, sales, finance, marketing and administration operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. General Dynamics Mission Systems said Tuesday its GPS Source subsidiary will have approximately 100 personnel …

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Navy Selects Four Firms to Develop C4ISR Positioning, Navigation & Timing Systems

The U.S. Navy has selected four contractors to provide emerging positioning, navigation and timing technologies to power command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance applications. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center selected Riverside Engineering; Coherent Technical Services; Whitney, Bradley & Brown and Solute to compete for task orders in a …

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Ensco Presents PNT Platforms at 2018 Joint Navigation Conference

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10, 2018 — Ensco has set an exhibit of commercial off-the-shelf technologies for positioning, navigation and timing applications at the 2018 Joint Navigation Conference that runs through July 12 in Long Beach, Calif., ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday it will showcase the Timing, Communications …

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Northrop Wins Air Force Electronic Warfare Sensing R&D Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 5, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will research and develop a precise reference sensing system for the U.S. Air Force’s collaborative electronic warfare program under a potential $23.6 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday Northrop will perform positioning, navigation and timing …

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Johns Hopkins APL Wins $57M in Air Force Contracts for Computer Software R&D

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 19, 2018 — The U.S. Air Force has awarded Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory two indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts worth $57.1 million combined to support research and development of computer software platforms, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Johns Hopkins APL aims to develop a tool that can assist the Air Force …

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Private Equity Firms Buy Space Tech Maker LinQuest

CoVant Management and Madison Dearborn Partners have purchased Los Angeles-based space systems technology platforms provider LinQuest for an undisclosed sum. LinQuest CEO Leon Biederman will continue to oversee the company and maintain “a significant minority ownership position” in the firm along with other members of the management team, CoVant said Tuesday. Biederman …

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Orolia to Buy Talen-X in PNT Tech Expansion Push

Lanham, Maryland-based Orolia has agreed to purchase GPS and global navigation satellite system threat mitigation platforms provider Talen-X for an undisclosed sum. Orolia CEO Jean-Yves Courtois said in a statement published Tuesday the acquisition seeks to reinforce the company’s position as an assured positioning, navigation and timing technology platforms provider …

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DCS Gets Potential $98M Army PNT System Support Order

DCS will provide engineering and technical support for the U.S. Army‘s positioning, navigation and timing systems under a potential five-year, $98 million task order. The company said Tuesday it will assist the PNT program manager within the service branch’s program executive office for intelligence electronic warfare and sensors in system planning, development, management, sustainment …

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Booz Allen Lands $67M Navy Contract for PNT Systems Engineering Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 18, 2017 — Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) will provide systems engineering services in continued support of the U.S. Navy‘s positioning, navigation and timing programs under a potential $67.5 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the contract extends ongoing work with the Space and Naval Warfare …

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Leidos, Ensco Collaborate on DARPA Project for VLF-Based PNT Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 7, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will lead a team that includes Ensco to develop and demonstrate a backup positioning, navigation and timing system that uses very-low-frequency signals for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Ensco said Tuesday it will support Leidos on phases two …

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