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Northrop Delivers Multimission Radar With Gallium Nitride Tech to Marine Corps

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 30, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has delivered to the U.S. Marine Corps its first active electronically scanned array radar system equipped with a gallium nitride antenna designed to support real-time threat monitoring, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radar with …

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Raytheon Radar, UAS to Support Army Ground Troops Against Enemy Drones

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2018 — A Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) radar and unmanned aircraft system designed to detect and counter adversary drones will be utilized by the U.S. Army in its battlefield operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday its Coyote tube-launched UAS, which will be deployed before the end of 2018, …

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Boeing Reports $2.1B in Government, Commercial Services Orders; Stan Deal Comments

Boeing (NYSE: BA) announced on Monday approximately $2.1 billion worth of services orders, contracts and agreements with government agencies and commercial customers at the Farnborough International Airshow in the U.K. The company said Monday the agreements and orders span across its global services business’ capability areas that include training and professional …

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Leonardo DRS Subsidiary Wins Potential $262M Navy Radar Production Contract

A Leonardo DRS subsidiary has won a potential $261.9 million contract to produce radar systems for the U.S. Navy and Japan to fulfill a foreign military sales agreement. DRS Laurel Technologies will produce up to 59 AN/SPQ-9B ASMD radars and associated equipment under the firm-fixed-price contract that has an initial value of $64.3 …

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Raytheon to Kick Off Work on $600M Army Software Sustainment Contract; Todd Probert Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will now commence work on a potential three-year, $600 million contract to provide software sustainment and upgrade support for the U.S. Army’s missile defense systems following the withdrawal of a bid protest in February. The company said Monday it received the contract in June 2017 and will start …

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Boeing HorizonX Ventures Places Investment in Drone Radar Developer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 19, 2018 — Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) investment arm has joined the Series A funding round for Fortem Technologies in support of the Utah-based company’s efforts to build a radar system for unmanned aerial vehicles, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The investment in Fortem is Boeing HorizonX Ventures‘ second …

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Raytheon Wins $511M IDIQ to Help Air Force Manage ‘Cobra Dane’ Radar System

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a potential $511 million contract to help the U.S. Air Force maintain, operate and sustain the military branch’s Cobra Dane radar system. The company’s intelligence, information and services business will perform work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract at Eareckson Air Station in Alaska through March 2025, the Defense Department said Friday. Cobra …

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OSD Awards Air Force Sustainment Team for Work on Raytheon-Led Radar Support Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 6, 2018 — The Office of the Secretary of Defense has awarded a U.S. Air Force unit at Peterson Air Force Base for its work on a Raytheon-led (NYSE: RTN) contract for Cobra Dane radar system maintenance, repair and sustainment, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Air Force Material Command …

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Engility to Support Navy ATC System Maintenance, Updates; Lynn Dugle Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 4, 2017 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) will help update and maintain the U.S. Navy‘s air traffic control systems under a $20 million task order from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday the task order covers maintenance of the AN/SPN-43 radar and …

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Serco Inc. to Buy BTP Systems in Govt C5ISR Services Expansion Push; Dave Dacquino Comments

Serco’s North American arm has agreed to purchase Ludlow, Massachusetts-based BTP Systems for an undisclosed amount in a move to expand its client base and command, control, communications, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services for the government sector. Serco Inc. said Tuesday it expects to close the acquisition …

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