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L-3 Wins $23M AF Contract for Satellite Comm. Terminals

The U.S. Air Force has awarded L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) a 23, 782, 872 firm-fixed-price, cost-reimbursable contract for eight fixed installation satellite communications terminals. The terminals will be installed at Europe relay site 2 in Germany. Work will be performed at Salt Lake City, Utah, and Ramstein Air Force Base, …

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Hughes Books Lucrative Recovery Act Broadband Program Contract

Hughes Network Systems (NASDAQ: HUGH) won a $58.7 million to provide high-speed satellite Internet service under The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and administered  by the Department of Agriculture’s Rural Utilities Service (RUS). According to the firm, “this award is part of the government’s investments in broadband projects …

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