Tag Archives: special operations

Boeing Subsidiary Wins $190M For Special Operations UAV ISR Service

A Washington state-based Boeing (NYSE: BA) subsidiary has won a potential $190 million contract to provide an intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance service to Florida-based U.S. Special Operations Command. Unmanned aerial systems maker Insitu Inc. will provide SoCom the Mid-Endurance Unmanned Aircraft System ISR service via contractor-owned and contractor-operated equipment, the …

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iGov Wins $500M For Special Operations IT Net

Reston, Va.-based systems integrator iGov Technologies has won a $500 million contract to provide a tactical information technology network to U.S. Special Operations Command. The company will acquire, produce, design, integrate and deliver the Tactical Local Area Network Family of Systems, the Defense Department said Monday. iGov says TACLAN is …

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Booz Allen Wins $475M for Special Ops Family Support Program

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has won a potential $475 million contract to support U.S. Special Operations Command’s human performance and resiliency programs. A Jan. 22 FedBizOpps notice says the company will help the command run its force preservation and family program at locations inside and outside the continental U.S. …

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Triple Canopy Names 28-Year Army Vet Chris Sorenson COO; Ignacio Balderas Comments

Triple Canopy has appointed retired Army Col. Chris Sorenson to succeed Jay Christy as chief operating officer, the company said Monday. Sorenson, a 28-year Army veteran, most recently served as the first commander of the Military Information Support Operations Command. “I am very pleased to have Chris Sorenson take on …

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Cubic Buys NEK Special Ops Training Business for $52M; Jay Thomas Comments

Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) has acquired the operating assets of NEK Special Programs Group LLC, the special operations training subsidiary of NEK Advanced Securities Group for $52 million cash. Cubic said the transaction closed Dec. 14 and Jim Balentine, president of Cubic’s mission support services business unit, will oversee the …

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Battelle Names AF Vet John Folkerts to Lead Special Ops Business; Steve Kelly Comments

Battelle has appointed retired Air Force Maj. Gen John Folkerts to lead its special operations-focused business, the organization announced Thursday. The Columbus, Ohio-based research and development firm said he will be based in Tampa and serve as the senior executive for managing business with all active, guard and reserve U.S. …

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L-3 Wins Potential $500M Special Ops Terminals IDIQ

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a potential $500 million contract to provide communications terminals to U.S. special operations forces, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. The global communications solutions division will perform work under the single-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract in Victor, N.Y. for no more than five years. U.S. Special Operations …

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ManTech Wins $100M to Support Special Ops, Mine-Resistant Vehicles

The U.S. Army has awarded ManTech International Corp.’s (NASDAQ: MANT) telecommunications and information systems subsidiary a $100, 854, 656 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for sustainment support services, according to a Pentagon announcement. The Pentagon said ManTech will support route clearance vehicle systems, the U.S. Special Operations Command and mine resistant ambush vehicles. The …

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Boeing Automatic Flight Control System to Support Special Ops Aircraft

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) will provide a digital automatic flight control system to support the special operations MH-47G aircraft on an $8, 362, 363 U.S. Army contract. One bid was solicited, with one bid received. Work will be performed in Philadelphia, Pa., with an estimated completion date of Dec. 1, 2013. …

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