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AECOM Subsidiary Gets $3.1B Air Force Test, Training Range Sustainment Contract

An AECOM (NYSE: ACM) subsidiary will assist the U.S. Air Force in the upkeep of test and training ranges under a potential 15-year, $3.1 billion contract. JT4 will support the Joint Range Technical Services through April 15, 2033, AECOM said Wednesday. The company will continually operate, maintain and sustain test and …

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IAP Adds John Campbell, Hawk Carlisle, Mike Rogers to Board; Terry DeRosa Comments

IAP Worldwide Services has named John Campbell, a retired U.S. Army general; Herbert “Hawk” Carlisle, a retired U.S. Air Force general; and Mike Rogers, former congressman; to its board of directors. IAP CEO Terry DeRosa said in a statement Campbell, Carlisle and Rogers bring to the board insight, business acumen, …

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General Atomics Lands $206M Air Force Reaper UAV Retrofit Contract

General Atomics‘ aeronautical systems business has secured a potential six-year, $206 million contract to retrofit the latest variant of the U.S. Air Force‘s MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles. The Defense Department said Wednesday General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. will update 122 MQ-9 Block 5 UAVs through June 20, 2024. USAF will obligate $40.9 million in …

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Johns Hopkins APL to Engineer USAF Space Systems Under $93M IDIQ

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has secured a potential $93 million  indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to help the U.S. Air Force engineer space systems. APL will provide specialized research and development, systems engineering and technical support services to the military branch, the Defense Department said Thursday. The lab is scheduled to …

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WBB Promotes Richard Justice to Business Development VP

Whitney, Bradley & Brown has promoted Richard Justice to vice president of business development at the Reston, Va.-based professional services provider. The company said Thursday Justice holds 26 years of U.S. Air Force financial and program management, test and sustainment experience. “His successful track record overseeing business development in the USAF domain for …

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Boeing Expects First KC-46 Tanker Deliveries Within 2018; Leanne Caret Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 8, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) anticipates the first 18 deliveries of its KC-46 aerial refueling aircraft to the U.S. Air Force within the year, with four production units already scheduled for rollout to McConnell Air Force Base, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Seattle Times reported Thursday that Leanne Caret, president …

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State Dept OKs Potential $1.4B Lockheed Transport, Tanker Aircraft Sale to Germany

The State Department has approved Germany’s request to procure three Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) C-130J-30 military transport aircraft and three KC-130J tanker planes from the U.S. government under a potential $1.4 billion foreign military sales agreement. Lockheed will serve as the prime contractor in the proposed deal that seeks to build up …

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Air Force Selects Lockheed, Northrop to Support Next-Gen Missile Warning Satellite Program

The U.S. Air Force intends to award Lockheed Martin (NYSE: NOC) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) separate contracts to help the service branch define requirements for its future missile warning satellite constellation. Both companies will support the Next-Generation Overhead Persistent Infrared program that aims to build a constellation of satellites …

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Lockheed Martin Ships Final 2 Japan-Based USAF Super Hercules Cargo Planes

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 3, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has delivered the final two C-130J-30 Super Hercules military transport aircraft that will be based at the U.S. Air Force‘s Yokota Air Base in Japan in support of several regional operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the 36th Airlift Squadron at …

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8 Firms Win Spots on Potential $300M Air Force Construction Services IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded eight companies positions on a potential five-year, $300 million contract to support construction projects at various military bases. Forty-three offers were submitted to the 633d Contracting Squadron for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive acquisition process, the Defense Department said Monday. Work will take place at Joint …

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