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Lockheed Gets $1.2B Contract for F-35 Parts, Materials Procurement

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a four-year, $1.17 billion advance acquisition contract to obtain long-lead materials, components and parts necessary for the manufacture of low-rate initial production lot 11 F-35s. The Defense Department said Monday that Lockheed will use the long-lead items to build 80 F-35A …

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Draper Lab Awarded Potential $393M Trident Missile Guidance Support Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Charles Stark Draper Laboratory a potential five-year, $393 million contract to help repair, test and maintain guidance systems and support equipment for Trident D5 missiles. Draper will also explore the use of technology to support Trident II guidance and re-entry platforms and a common missile compartment for the …

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Lockheed Lands $147M Navy Trident II D5 Missile Engineering Support Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a potential three-year, $147 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide navigation subsystem engineering support related to Trident II D5 missiles for the U.S. and the U.K. The cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-plus-incentive-fee contract covers fleet support, program navigation operational trainer upgrades, training system development, software modernization, refueling …

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HP, Fujitsu Secure $2B IT, Comms Contract from UK Defense

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 6, 2015 — The HP-led (NYSE: HPQ) Atlas Consortium will provide information technology support services worth $1.4 billion to the British defense ministry under a renegotiated Defence Information Infrastructure contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Ministry of Defense said Monday the contract is one of two it …

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Report: Cisco Eyeing German, British Tech Partnerships

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 6, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday on Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO) engaging in talks with Germany and the U.K. over potential technology partnerships that would focus on engineer training, network equipment testing and startup investments. Bloomberg cited Wednesday unnamed persons familiar with the negotiations as saying the …

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Ian King: BAE-Dassault Team Awarded $192M for Anglo-French Combat Aircraft Research

A BAE Systems and Dassault Aviation partnership has been awarded a $192 million contract to perform a feasibility study of the U.K. and France’s proposed combat aerial vehicles. The companies will perform the research to help the governments of France and U.K. define requirements for the countries’ Future Combat Air …

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Navy Orders $251M in Raytheon Tomahawks for US, UK Forces

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will deliver a total of 231 Tomahawk Block IV All-Up-Round missiles by August 2016 to the U.S. Navy under a $251.1 million contract. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will provide 147 vertical launch systems and 64 capsule launch systems to the U.S. Navy for $224.5 million. A $26.6 million foreign …

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State Dept OKs Potential $250M USAF-Boeing Aircraft Sustainment Deal for UK

Boeing (NYSE: BA) is set to provide equipment and parts, training, technical and logistics support for the U.K.’s C-17A Globemaster III fleet after the State Department approved a potential $250 million foreign military sales agreement. According to a Defense Security Cooperation Agency news release posted Thursday, the U.K. government seeks to acquire continued involvement in …

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Lockheed Delivers C-130J to Israel and 3rd F-35 to the U.K.; George Shultz Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has delivered the first of three C-130J super Hercules’ for Israel’s Air Force under a U.S. foreign military sales agreement, the company said Wednesday. The delivery occurred at a Wednesday ceremony at Lockheed’s facility in Marietta, Ga. The airlifter will now undergo modifications to include Israel-made systems. …

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Lockheed Wins $330M to Supply U.S., European Militaries with F-35 Parts

Lockheed Martin’s [NYSE: LMT] aeronautics company has won a $333, 786, 000 advanced acquisition contract to provide F-35 long lead-time parts, materials and components to the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department’s Thursday announcement said the order is required for the delivery of 35 low rate initial production F-35 aircraft. Nineteen …

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