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IBM Selects 5 Recipients of Free Consulting Services Under Smarter Cities Challenge

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 24, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) will provide free consulting services on public safety, immigration, economic development and affordable housing to five municipalities around the world in efforts to advance the Smarter Cities Challenge program, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it awarded the consultative engagement grants to San Jose in …

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Lockheed Secures $130M Army Contract Funds for Fiscal 2017 PAC-3 Missile Production

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a $130.3 million modification to build additional Patriot Advanced Capability-3 air defense missiles for the U.S. Army and government customers under the foreign military sales program. The Defense Department said Friday Lockheed will provide a total of 35 PAC-3 missile segment enhancement interceptors to the …

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Report: Lockheed, 11 Countries In Talks Over $37B F-35 Procurement

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is in talks with the U.S. and 10 other countries over a potential contract worth at least $37 billion for the manufacturer to deliver a total of 440 F-35 fighter aircraft, Reuters reported Sunday. Sources told Reuters the multi-year transaction will consist of three portions from fiscal 2018 …

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South Korea Leader Orders Probe of U.S. THAAD Additions

President Moon Jae-in of South Korea has ordered a probe after he says four additional U.S. THAAD anti-missile system launchers were brought into the country and the Defense Ministry failed to inform him. Four additional launchers were installed without informing the new government or the public, presidential spokesman Yoon Young-chan told media. …

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General Dynamics Receives Navy Contract Modification for Missile Fire Control Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 25, 2017 — General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will deliver Missile Fire Control System equipment and provide engineering services for two international customers under a $40.8 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company’s ordnance and tactical systems business will …

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Gilbane Wins $134M Army Contract to Build 2 Military Facilities in South Korea

Gilbane‘s federal business has won a $133.5 million contract from the U.S. Army to construct the U.S. Forces Korea’s operations center and a facility at the U.S. Army Garrison Humphreys. The Defense Department said Monday work will occur in South Korea through May 2, 2020. The Army Corps of Engineers received seven offers for the contract …

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Boeing, Leonardo DRS Subsidiary Land Navy Contracts for Destroyer Ethernet Installation Support

Boeing (NYSE: BA) and a Leonardo DRS subsidiary have received contracts worth up to $192.8 million combined to install Gigabit Ethernet Data Multiplex System hardware aboard the U.S. Navy’s DDG 51-class destroyers. The firm-fixed-price contracts also cover the provision of spare parts and checkout repair services for AN/USQ-82(V) GEDMS in support of Arleigh Burke-class …

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US Begins Rollout of Lockheed-Built Missile Defense System in South Korea

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 8, 2017 — The U.S. and South Korea have begun the deployment of the Lockheed Martin-manufactured (NYSE: LMT) Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system in the Korean Peninsula to address potential missile threats from North Korea, Executive Gov reported Tuesday. Reuters reported Tuesday the THAAD system will work to intercept …

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L3 to Supply Transmission Systems for South Korean Army Vehicles

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 27, 2017 — L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) will deliver 800-horsepower transmission systems for South Korea’s infantry fighting and light-recovery vehicles under a potential $17.3 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday its combat propulsion systems division will deliver the transmission systems from the third quarter of …

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State Dept Clears $140M in Raytheon Missile Purchase Requests from South Korea

The State Department has given South Korea the green light to procure Raytheon-built AGM-65G-2 Maverick and AIM-9X-2 Sidewinder missiles under two foreign military sales agreements worth approximately $140 million combined. South Korea requested to purchase 89 Maverick missiles, containers and related support under a potential $70 million FMS contract, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said …

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