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Defense Systems & Solutions Secures $2.6B Army Prototype Integration Support Contract

Defense Systems and Solutions has received a potential $2.56 billion contract to aid a rapid response and integrated hardware facility that supports the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command and the Defense Department. The small business will provide technical support services through May 21, 2027, for the Prototype Integration Facility …

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Boeing-Built SES Satellite to Help Augment GPS Services, Support In-Flight Connectivity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 22, 2017 — A Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) SES satellite has launched to space carrying a Wide Area Augmentation System-hosted payload that will work to build on the global positioning system in support of the Federal Aviation Administration, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. SES said Thursday the SES-15 hybrid satellite is …

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Market Report Names Key Gov’t, Military Satellite Industry Players

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 24, 2017 — Iridium Communications (Nasdaq: IRDM) and Inmarsat have been named among the key players in the U.S. government and military satellite industry by a new Frost & Sullivan report released by Research and Markets, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The “US Government and Military Satellite Market, Forecast to 2022” study …

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Wiener Kernisan Promoted as President of Arianespace US Subsidiary; Stephane Israel Comments

Wiener Kernisan, formerly vice president of sales and marketing at Arianespace‘s U.S. subsidiary, has been promoted to president of the Arianespace Inc. business effective Sept. 26. The France-based multinational company said Friday Kernisan will manage customer, industry and governmental relations at its Washington, D.C.-based operations as well as sales activities across the U.S. and Canada. Kernisan has nearly …

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SES to Buy Remaining O3b Networks Stake for $730M

Luxembourg-based communications satellite operator SES has exercised a call option to acquire the remaining 50.9 percent stake in Channel Islands-based satellite broadband services provider O3b Networks through an estimated $730 million deal with other O3b shareholders. SES said Monday it will use money the company raised during a recent equity financing event to fund the transaction and …

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L-3 Receives Apache Communications Suite Upgrade Subcontract

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 18, 2015 — L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) will provide upgraded communication systems onboard the U.S. Army’s fleet of Apache helicopters for $11.9 million as subcontract work for Science and Engineering Services LLC, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. L-3 said its MUMT-X suite works to provide greater interoperability between the Apache and unmanned …

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SES to Provide Army Network With Satellite Capacity Under AIS Subcontract

SES Government Solutions has secured a five-year subcontract from AIS Engineering to provide the U.S. Army with satellite capacity to support the Warfighter Information Network – Tactical system. SES GS said Tuesday the satellite capacity will facilitate Army research and development work and applications testing on the WIN-T system. The company noted that it has helped AIS design …

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