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Potomac Officers Club Hosts 2018 Multi-Domain Battlefield Forum

On Thursday, Oct. 25th, GovCon leaders from the public and private sector gathered for the Potomac Officers Club’s 2018 Multi-Domain Battlefield Forum, where keynote speaker Brig. Gen. Chance Saltzman, director of current operations, U.S. Air Force, discussed the challenges and strategic opportunities facing multi-domain operations. An expert panel followed, featuring: …

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Patrick Kumashiro Named LMI’s Air Force Market Lead

Patrick Kumashiro, a 27-year veteran of the U.S. Air Force, has joined LMI as director of the nonprofit management consulting firm’s USAF market. He succeeds Patrick Mahoney, who transitioned to a new role as leader of LMI’s support work at the Office of the Secretary of Defense, and will oversee a …

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Kratos Moves to 4th Phase of Pathfinder Study on Milsatcom Ground System Migration

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 9, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has advanced to the final phase of its effort to transition a military satellite communications ground system to the U.S. Air Force‘s Enterprise Ground Services architecture after completing a third milestone, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the …

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General Atomics Receives $263M Air Force UAV Production Contract

A General Atomics business unit has secured a potential three-year, $263.4M contract to produce MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles for the U.S. Air Force. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. will build the UAVs in accordance with fiscal 2018 production configuration requirements, the Defense Department said Monday. The Air Force will obligate the full …

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PAE Lands 11-Year USAF Contract for F-35 Construction Site Security Services in UK

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 2, 2018 — PAE will help secure F-35 renovation and construction facilities in Lakenheath, England, under a potential $35M contract with the U.S. Air Force‘s 48th Civil Engineering Squadron, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the 11-year, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity construction site security contract covers information monitoring, protection services …

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Northrop Lands $55M Contract for Unified Military Cyber System Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 31, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will continue its work to develop a joint cybersecurity system for the military under a potential $54.6M contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday Northrop Grumman Systems will also work to integrate, field and …

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ACT I to Support Air Force Training at Hurlburt Field; Neil Albert Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 31, 2018 — Advanced Concepts and Technologies International will deliver academic and training services in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s 505th Training Group over a potential five-year period, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 4. The company said it will perform work under the contract — including course instruction and execution, …

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Air Force Taps Five Companies for $473M Follow-On Calibration Lab Support IDIQ

Five companies have landed spots on a potential 10-year, $473M contract vehicle to provide personnel and management support to the U.S. Air Force‘s precision measurement equipment laboratories. The Enterprise Contracted PMEL Services II contract will include the provision of materials, tools and other items necessary for professional and technical metrologists to calibrate equipment for the …

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ManTech Awarded $158M Air Force Security Services Contract; Rick Wagner Quoted

ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) has secured a potential $158M contract to help U.S. Air Force Space Command protect mission-critical programs. The company said Tuesday it will perform contract services over a 10-year period. “ManTech will build on our strategic relationship with the U.S. Air Force Space Command,” said Rick Wagner, …

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McAleese & Associates: Northrop COO Kathy Warden’s Defense Program ‘Watchlist’ Includes GBSD, OPIR

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has released a new report listing several defense programs under the “watchlist” of Kathy Warden, president and chief operating officer of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC). Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates, said those include the U.S. Air Force’s Ground Based Strategic Deterrent competition, Overhead …

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