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Lockheed Martin Rolls Out 1st HC-130J for Alaska Air National Guard

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 5, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has delivered the first HC-130J Combat King II personnel recovery aircraft built for the U.S. Air National Guard in Alaska in support of the service’s operations in the region, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the aircraft will work to support …

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NJ, Virginia Police to Use Lockheed-Built Small UAS for Search & Rescue Ops

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 12, 2017 — The Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) Indago small unmanned aircraft system will be deployed by law enforcement agencies in New Jersey and Virginia to support search-and-rescue operations for people with special needs, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Lockheed said Wednesday the New Jersey and Virginia sheriff’s offices plan to pair …

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Boeing to Provide Cryptographic Update for Air Force Combat Search & Rescue Radio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 5, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will provide an update to the cryptographic module of the U.S. Air Force‘s combat search-and-rescue radio equipment under a $42.6 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday the contract covers development, certification, integration and test of the cryptographic update for the Ultra …

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Nadia Short, Enterprise Strategy VP at General Dynamics Mission Systems, Named to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 24, 2017 — Nadia Short, vice president of enterprise strategy at General Dynamics‘ mission systems business, has been added to this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for her leadership in strategic planning. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by …

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General Dynamics to Support Coast Guard Search-and-Rescue Program Under $126M Follow-On Award

A business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a potential three-year, $125.6 million contract for support work on the U.S. Coast Guard‘s command, control and direction-finding communications system. General Dynamics Mission Systems will provide Rescue 21 program management, system maintenance and sustainment engineering services to the USCG’s Command, Control, and Communications Engineering Center, the company said …

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Navy Delivers 3 Sikorsky-Built Seahawk Choppers to Denmark

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 16, 2016 — The first three MH-60R Seahawk helicopters built by Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary for Denmark have been delivered as part of a foreign military sales deal, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The U.S. Navy said Wednesday it transported the helicopters from Sikorsky’s William P. Gwinn Airfield to Karup air base …

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Lockheed Lands $969M Contract Modification to Produce Air Force C130-J Aircraft

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential five-year, $968.7 million contract modification to build 17 C-130J transport planes for the U.S. Air Force. The award covers the production of six C-130J-30 Super Hercules, nine MC-130J Commando II, one KC-130J tanker and one HC-130J Combat King II aircraft, the Defense Department said Tuesday. …

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Boeing to Provide More Radios for USAF Search & Rescue Communications; Steve Capps Comments

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will supply the U.S. Air Force with additional Combat Survivor Evader Locator radios and modernize the communication system’s global base station network under a new contract worth $9.7 million. The company said Thursday it received an order for 336 CSEL radios as well as speed and security upgrades to support communications during combat search-and-rescue …

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