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SPA-Envisioneering JV Lands RDT&E Work Under $28B DTIC-IAC Contract; William Vantine Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 20, 2018 — A joint venture between Systems Planning and Analysis and Envisioneering has secured a position to vie for work under a potential $28B Defense Department contract for research, development, evaluation and test support services, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. SPA said Sept. 13 the JV was named a contractor …

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SPA Taps Space & Defense Vet Pamela Melroy as Board Member; William Vantine Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 31, 2018 — Systems Planning and Analysis unveiled earlier this month that Pamela Melroy, a former Space Shuttle commander at NASA and retired U.S. Air Force colonel, has joined the company’s board of directors, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 21. “Colonel Melroy brings unique and extensive experience in space, hypersonics and …

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SPA Lands Position on Navy Contract for MPTE Business Mgmt Support; William Vantine Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 28, 2018 — Systems Planning and Analysis will offer business management support services to the offices of the deputy chief of naval operations and chief of naval personnel through its position on a potential $223.9M U.S. Navy contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 17. The company said it will seek …

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SPA Australia Ops Manager Named Among IISC’s Top Young Space Professionals; William Vantine Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 16, 2018 — A Systems Planning and Analysis operations manager in Australia has been included in the International Institute of Space Commerce’s 35 Under 35 list of top young professionals in the space industry for 2018, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 6. The company said Aug. 3 Mary Hill, head of operations …

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Navy Awards Five Spots on Potential $224M Program Mgmt Support IDIQ

Five companies have won spots on a potential nine-year, $223.9 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide program management support to the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations in the manpower, personnel, training and education areas. The Naval Supply Systems Command’s Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk received 11 offers for the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract …

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Joseph Wysocki Named SPA Space, Cyber Programs VP; William Vantine Comments

Joseph Wysocki, formerly CEO of business consulting firm Artyfex Solutions, has joined Systems Planning and Analysis as vice president of space and cyber programs within the Rocky Mountains and Western sector. SPA said Monday the retired U.S. Air Force colonel will oversee the professional services provider’s space and cyber customer …

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SPA Secures Process Maturity Level 3 Appraisal From CMMI; William Vantine Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 24, 2018 — Systems Planning and Analysis has achieved certification from the CMMI Institute for Capability Maturity Model Integration maturity level 3 following an independent evaluation of the company’s program management and technical process areas, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the CMMI Level 3 appraisal of its …

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Former Stratcom Head Joins SPA Board; William Vantine Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 27, 2018 — Systems Planning and Analysis has added Cecil Haney, former commander of U.S. Strategic Command, to the company’s board of directors, GovCon Executive reported. SPA said the retired U.S. Navy admiral brings experience from his military service in areas such as defense acquisition, nuclear deterrence, missile …

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Foreign Investment Committee Completes Ultra Electronics-Sparton Transaction Review

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. has finalized its review of the proposed acquisition of Schaumburg, Illinois-based electromechanical technology company Sparton (NYSE: SPA) by U.K.-based defense and aerospace contractor Ultra Electronics. Ultra said Monday it signed a timing agreement with the Justice Department and that the deal is still subject to antitrust …

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SPA Certified for Compliance to ISO Quality Mgmt Standard; William Vantine Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 8, 2017 — Systems Planning and Analysis has secured International Organization for Standardization certification for the company’s quality control processes and efforts to address customer satisfaction and work efficiency, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 19. The company said it underwent an independent registration audit on its compliance to the ISO 9001:2015 standard for quality …

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