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IAI-Led Team to Chase $960B Air Force Intell Contract; Paul Issler Comments

Integrity Applications Inc. will lead a team of 19 companies in pursuit of a potential $960 million U.S. Air Force intelligence contract, the Dayton Daily News reported Wednesday. Thomas Gnau writes that “Team Integrity” includes large companies such as Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (NYSE: GD), as …

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DynCorp to Help Maintain Navy Fleet Readiness Center Equipment; Jim Myles Comments

DynCorp International has won a one-year $27 million task order from the U.S. Air Force to help maintain and repair equipment at a U.S. Navy facility in Solomons, Md. The task order was awarded under the Contract Field Teams program and covers maintenance work on the Navy Fleet Readiness Center’s aviation …

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Northrop Wins $114M for 3 Air Force Global Hawks

Northrop Grumman has won a $114 million contract to provide three unmanned aerial vehicles and related components to the U.S. Air Force, Reuters reported Friday. The company will purchase materials and gears for airborne command and control systems to produce the Global Hawk Block-30 units. Congress told the Air Force to purchase the …

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CAE Wins $100M Air Force UAV Pilot Training Contract

CAE (NYSE: CAE) has won a $100 million five-year contract to manage pilot training on General Atomics-made drones for the U.S. Air Force, Defense News reported Friday. Aaron Mehta writes CAE instructors will facilitate command and control coursework for MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper aircraft at air bases in California, New Mexico …

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BAE Wins $535M to Maintain Weapons Launch Facility; Erin Moseley Comments

BAE Systems has been selected to help the U.S. Air Force maintain a weapons launch facility under a $535 million eight-and-a-half-year military contract, Reuters reported Wednesday. Patrick Rucker writes the London-based defense and aerospace firm will provide sustainment services for silo bases that protect and store intercontinental ballistic missiles and …

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Northrop Wins $490M to Extend Air Force Training Support; Mike Twyman Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will continue to provide technical services for the U.S. Air Force‘s global simulation training programunder an exclusive five-year $490 million deal with the military. The Ohio-based Air Force Life Cycle Management Center awarded the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity firm-fixed-priced contract with options to extend until 2023, Northrop said Tuesday. Most of the work …

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Michael Kostelnik Appointed EADS North America Space VP, Astrium Americas CEO

Michael Kostelnik, a retired U.S. Air Force major general, has been selected to succeed John Schumacher as vice president for the space business of EADS North America. Kostelnik has also assumed the role of president of the Astrium Americas subsidiary, which provides telecommunications, space transportation and satellite services to federal …

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Gregory Crawford, Mark Maybury Appointed MITRE Natl Security Center VPs

Gregory Crawford and Mark Maybury have been appointed vice presidents at MITRE Corp.‘s Center for National Security. Crawford will serve as VP of programs and technology while Maybury will assume the roles of VP and chief technology officer, MITRE said Wednesday. Alfred Grasso, MITRE president and CEO, said the two executives will use …

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Rockwell Collins Wins Int’l Contracts for Satellite Terminals; Mike Jones Comments

Rockwell Collins expects to deliver around 90 satellite terminals for communications and data transmission purposes under foreign military sales contracts from the U.S. Air Force. The contracts are meant to provide Belgium’s defense ministry and an unknown Asia-Pacific region client with SWE-DISH CCT120 Suitcase and CCT200 Fly-Away models, Rockwell Collins said Wednesday. …

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