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Orbital ATK Marks 5,000 Produced Composite Parts for Lockheed’s F-35

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 23, 2018 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has marked the production of its 5,000th composite part for the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35 fighter jet at its facility in Clearfield, Utah, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the parts manufactured at the Utah plant include wing skins, fixed skins, engine …

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General Dynamics Unit Previews 2,000+ New Jobs in Connecticut, Rhode Island

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 24, 2018 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary is set to hire 2,200 more workers this year for its submarine engineering, design, operations and fabrication operations in Connecticut and Rhode Island, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Day reported Monday that General Dynamics Electric Boat President Jeffrey Geiger said at an event …

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Raytheon’s New Engineering Facility in NM to Support Telemetry Systems Manufacturing

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 18, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has unveiled a new facility in Albuquerque, New Mexico, that will serve to provide engineering support for range monitoring and telemetry systems production, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the engineering hub at the Sandia Science and Technology Park aims to …

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General Dynamics to Form JV for Romania-Based Production of Piranha Armored Vehicles

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 16, 2017 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has entered into a cooperation agreement with Romania’s government to facilitate the in-country production of armored vehicles in partnership with Uzina Mecanica Bucharest, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Govnet reported Tuesday the agreement and memorandum of understanding covers the creation of a …

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General Atomics Eyes Increased Cubesat Production for Defense Market

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 16, 2017 — General Atomics aims to build on its 2016 acquisition of technical services business Miltec with the increased production of cubesats and other small satellites for defense customers over the next years, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Space News reported Thursday the company is growing its investments in the …

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Orbital ATK Invests in Expansion, Training for Production Facility in Ohio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 21, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) will invest $5 million as part of a plan to expand its aerospace and defense composite production facility in Beavercreek, Ohio, by approximately 40,000 square feet to accommodate work that will transition from Clearfield, Utah, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company …

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Lockheed Martin Unveils Future $350M Satellite Production Center in Colorado; Rick Ambrose Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 4, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) aims to complete the construction of a $350 million satellite production facility in Colorado by 2020 in efforts to support the company’s growing workforce and future projects, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The future Gateway Center at Lockheed’s Waterton Canyon campus will feature …

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Navy Taps 4 Contractors for Shore Network Support Services

Four companies have been awarded three-year contracts to provide in-service accreditation, engineering, integration, life cycle support, production and sustainment services for U.S. Navy shore networks. The military branch picked Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), Engility (NYSE: EGL), King Technologies and Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) for the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts, the Defense Department said Monday. …

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Lockheed Eyes $15B Export Potential for ‘Made in India’ F-16 Jets

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 5, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) anticipates $15 billion in potential exports of the F-16 fighter jet with the proposed transfer of that aircraft’s production to India, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Economic Times reported Thursday that an F-16 production line in India could lead to export sales of …

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Raytheon Creates UAS Directorate to Support Small UAS Production

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 5, 2016 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has formed a new unit within its advanced missile systems organization to consolidate and boost the production of its Coyote and Silver Fox small unmanned aircraft systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the UAS directorate will be based in Arizona and aims …

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