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McAleese and Associates: CFO Kenneth Possenriede on Lockheed’s 2019 Priorities

McAleese and Associates has released a report on Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) 2019 priorities as discussed by Chief Financial Officer Kenneth Possenriede at a JP Morgan conference on Thursday. Some of the priorities mentioned include the F-35 fighter aircraft program; missiles and fire control sector; hypersonics; and the restart of …

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ManTech Explores Space Sector as Portfolio Expansion Target; Damian DiPippa Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 1, 2019 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) is looking toward the space sector as an area of opportunity for new contracts as the company seeks to build on its revenue growth, ExecutiveBiz reported Sunday. Washington Business Journal reported Feb. 22 that the government information technology services …

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KBR’s Mark Sopp Talks Space, Energy Engineering as Areas of Opportunity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 22, 2019 — Mark Sopp, executive vice president and chief financial officer of KBR (NYSE: KBR), has said the company has positioned its space business to provide thought leadership and contracting support to government as it renews efforts in human space exploration and explores the integration …

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Rick Ambrose: Lockheed Backs Collaboration as NASA, Space Industry Eye New Capabilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 6, 2019 — Rick Ambrose, executive vice president of Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE:  LMT) space business, has expressed the company’s support for collaboration and multinational participation in the push to advance capabilities in the space industry, ExecutiveBiz reported Jan. 30. Ambrose, a 2019 Wash100 awardee, said in …

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Tony Moraco: SAIC Eyes New Federal Gov’t Markets, Business Expansion After Engility Buy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 29, 2018 — Tony Moraco, CEO of Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), has said the company gained increased capacity to pursue new markets and larger-scale business opportunities in the public sector following its $2.5B acquisition of Engility, ExecutiveBiz reported Jan. 22. Moraco, a 2019 Wash100 …

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Tony Moraco: Engility Buy Doubles SAIC’s Business in Intelligence, Space Sectors

Tony Moraco, CEO of Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), told Breaking Defense in an interview published Wednesday that the merger with Engility allowed SAIC to double its intelligence business. He said the transaction enabled SAIC to broaden its reach to a wider range of agencies within the intelligence community, …

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Kratos Reports $65M in Additional Space, Satcom Program Pipeline; Phil Carrai Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 7, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) will work on several space and satellite communications programs with U.S. and other defense customers via an estimated $65M in new contract wins, options and renewals, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Dec. 31 it will supply …

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Engility’s Lynn Dugle Notes Complementary Programs, Shared Investment Targets With SAIC

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 18, 2018 — Lynn Dugle, CEO of Engility (NYSE: EGL), has said the company shares several complementary programs and activities with Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), which has agreed to acquire the Chantilly, Va.-based defense contractor for $2.5B in stocks, ExecutiveBiz reported Dec. 6. Dugle, …

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Maxar Shareholders OK US Incorporation; Howard Lance Quoted

Shareholders at Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) cleared the company’s plan for U.S. domestication at a special meeting held Friday in Westminster, Colo. The company said Friday holders of approximately 76 percent of outstanding and issued shares in Maxar voted in the meeting with 99.8 percent approving the firm’s U.S. incorporation. …

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Northrop-Built Spacecraft Completes 11-Year NASA Mission in Asteroid Belt

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 5, 2018 — A Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) spacecraft that was built to study Vesta and Ceres in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter has concluded its mission after 11 years of providing data and images to researchers, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Dawn …

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