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Global Ordnance Completes Acquisition of Chemring Military Products

Global Ordnance has finalized its acquisition of Chemring Military Products for an undisclosed sum in a move to expand its presence in the non-standard ammunition and weapons market. Global Ordnance said Friday it will integrate CMP’s personnel and contracts into its organization and expects the transaction to help build up the company’s …

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KBRwyle Lands $500M USSOCOM Personal Welfare Support Services IDIQ

A KBR (NYSE: KBR) business unit has landed a potential eight-year, $500M contract for personal services in support of the U.S. Special Operations Command’s effort to sustain the welfare of USSOCOM warfighters and their families. KBRwyle will support the Preservation of the Force and Family Program across 26 locations within and …

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Dynetics to Produce Small Glide Munitions for SOCOM Under $470M IDIQ

Dynetics has landed a potential $470 million sole-source contract to manufacture GBU-69/B Small Glide Munitions for the U.S. Special Operations Command. USSOCOM will obligate $10.4 million in fiscal 2016 procurement funds at the time of award, the Defense Department said Friday. The company will perform majority of work in Huntsville, Ala., over five ordering periods and could extend …

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Textron’s AAI Subsidiary to Continue SOCOM UAS ISR Services Under $120M IDIQ

AAI, a subsidiary of Textron (NYSE: TXT) subsidiary, has received a potential $120 million contract to continue providing intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance support for the  U.S. Special Operations Command‘s mid-endurance unmanned aircraft systems. SOCOM awarded the sole-source contract for AAI to provide worldwide support until all of the command’s operational sites complete transition to …

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Retired Maj. Gen. Jeff Smith Named Harris VP for Army, SOCOM Business Development

Jeff Smith, a retired U.S. Army major general with more than 30 years of leadership experience, has been named vice president of business development at Harris (NYSE: HRS). Harris said Thursday Smith will oversee the company’s strategic relationships with the Army, Special Operations Command and industry partners in his new position. He previously …

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Boeing Subsidiary Awarded $195M SOCOM ISR Services Extension

Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) Insitu subsidiary has received a potential one-year, $195 million contract extension to provide intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services for the U.S. Special Operations Command‘s unmanned aircraft systems. Insitu will continue its ISR support for the Mid-Endurance UAS 1.5-B platform to help address a gap for services required for the MEUAS III transition …

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Robert Miller Joins Parsons as Security & Intell Division BD Director; Carey Smith Comments

Robert Miller III, a former capture manager at KEYW Corp. (Nasdaq: KEYW), has been named director of business development for the security and intelligence division at Parsons‘ federal group. Parsons said Monday that Miller brings more than 16 years of capture and program management, signals intelligence, software development, collection systems, advanced targeting and business development experience …

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Boeing-Bell JV Gets $267M Modification on Osprey Military Aircraft Logistics Contract

A joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Bell Helicopter has received a $267.25 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide additional logistics support for the V-22 Ospreys of the Marine Corps,  Air Force and Special Operations Command. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Bell-Boeing Joint Project Office will perform work through November …

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DigitalGlobe Inks $140M Deal for IC Geospatial Info Services Provider Radiant Group

Satellite imagery provider DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) has agreed to purchase Chantilly, Virginia-based geospatial information services contractor The Radiant Group for $140 million in an effort to diversify revenue and add new offerings and staff to support the U.S. intelligence and special operations community. DigitalGlobe said Tuesday it expects to close the transaction subject to …

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Northrop Lands Potential $150M Navy Contract for IR Countermeasures on Combat Aircraft

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has secured a potential $149.7 million firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract from the U.S. Navy for hardware, production test stations and technical services in support of the installation of large aircraft infrared countermeasures. The Defense Department said Friday Northrop will help integrate LAIRCM into the combat aircraft of the U.S. Army, …

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