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Ian Walsh to Succeed Neal Keating as Kaman President, CEO

Ian Walsh Incoming CEO Kaman

Ian Walsh, former chief operating officer at REV Group and a nearly two-decade veteran of Textron (NYSE: TXT), will join Kaman (NYSE: KAMN) to serve as president and CEO beginning Sept. 8. He will suceed Neal Keating, who is due to retire from Kaman during its 2021 shareholders meeting, the aerospace company said Thursday.

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Defense Contractors Ask Government to Backfill DoD Money Used to Cover COVID-19 Expenses

Pentagon

The CEOs of eight defense contractors wrote separate letters to the White House and the Department of Defense saying that the money sourced from DoD’s budget to help companies retain highly skilled employees during the COVID-19 pandemic should be replaced with new funds to prevent military modernization programs from being jeopardized, Reuters reported Thursday.

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Six Firms Win Spots on $975M SOCOM UAS ISR Contract

SOCOM

U.S. Special Operations Command has awarded six companies positions on a potential $975M indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services with mid-endurance unmanned aircraft systems.

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