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General Dynamics Gets $104M Contract for US, UK Ballistic Missile Submarine Dev’t

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has secured a potential $104.2M contract to develop, produce and install systems for the U.S. Navy's Columbia-class and the U.K.'s Dreadnought-class ballistic missile submarines. Work under the sole-source contract will take place in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and the U.K., through November 2024, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

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Advent International Commits to Address UK Concerns Over $5B Cobham Deal

The U.K. government is likely to approve a deal for Advent International to acquire aerospace and defense contractor Cobham after the Boston-based private equity firm proposed several measures to address potential national security risks from the combination, Reuters reported Tuesday.

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Lockheed Gets $148M Order to Test F-35B Durability for Marine Corps, non-DoD Clients

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $148.4M order to support durability tests on F-35B jets belonging to the U.S. Marine Corps and non-Department of Defense participants in the fighter aircraft program. The company will conduct tests needed to certify the short takeoff/vertical landing variant to reach a 30-year service life, DoD said Friday.

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Nuclear Industry Vet David Batters Appointed AECOM SVP, Int’l Sector Lead; John Vollmer Quoted

David Batters, formerly group chief financial officer at the U.K. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, will serve as AECOM’s (NYSE: ACM) senior vice president and international sector lead for nuclear and environment strategic business unit within the company’s management services group, starting Sept. 1.

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Lockheed Gets $560M Modification on Trident II D5 Missile Production, Support Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will continue to manufacture submarine-launched ballistic missiles for the U.S. Navy and the government of U.K. under a four-year, $559.6M contract modification. The company will also support both countries’ deployed Trident II D5 missile systems, the Department of Defense said Thursday. The Navy will obligate $421.8M in …

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Boeing Lands $2.4B Contract Modification for Lot 10 P-8A Maritime Patrol Aircraft Production

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a $2.46B contract modification to manufacture and deliver 19 lot 10 P-8A maritime patrol aircraft units to the U.S. Navy as well as Norway and the U.K. under the foreign military sales program. The company will also implement a 4 SilverBlock engineering change proposal for the …

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