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CGI Lands $92M in Army Contracts for Aviation & Missile Command Support Services

CGI (NYSE: GIB) has received multiple contracts worth $92.5 million combined to provide support services for four initiatives of the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command. The company said Wednesday it will provide software development and acquisition process services for the Multiple Launch Rocket System Precision Guided Munitions program in …

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The Potomac Officers Club Adds Randall Conway to 2017 Army Forum Panel, Reschedules Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added Randall Conway as a panelist for the 2017 Army Forum. The Forum has also been rescheduled to August 30th (was previously scheduled for August 10th). As the Department of Defense moves to …

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Leidos to Modernize Army Fires C2 System Under Potential $102M Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a potential five-year, $102 million contract to perform systems engineering, software development and integration on a fire support command-and-control system for the U.S. Army. The company said Tuesday it will update the Army’s Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System to help optimize the platform’s functionality, simplify user training …

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Leidos to Integrate 3 Airborne Reconnaissance Systems for Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 18, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will provide test and integration services in support of three Airborne Reconnaissance Low-Enhanced systems under a potential $64 million task order from the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday it will equip DHC-8 aircraft with the Mission Equipment Payload in efforts …

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George Krivo Promoted to DynCorp CEO

George Krivo, chief operating officer of DynCorp International since October 2016, has been promoted to CEO at the McLean, Virginia-based government services contractor, effective immediately. DynCorp said Friday Krivo is a nine-year company veteran who previously oversaw profit-and-loss account for the firm’s contingency operations, operations and maintenance and intelligence and training functions. He …

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Lockheed Secures $130M Army Contract Funds for Fiscal 2017 PAC-3 Missile Production

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a $130.3 million modification to build additional Patriot Advanced Capability-3 air defense missiles for the U.S. Army and government customers under the foreign military sales program. The Defense Department said Friday Lockheed will provide a total of 35 PAC-3 missile segment enhancement interceptors to the …

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CAE-Run Fixed-Wing Pilot Training Program in Alabama Produces 1st Graduates

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 14, 2017 — A CAE-run (NYSE: CAE) U.S. Army pilot training program in Dothan, Alabama, has produced its first batch of graduates after four months of classroom, simulator and live flight training, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Monday the first six graduates of the Initial Entry Fixed-Wing course …

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Cubic to Help Army Training Center in Germany Design Rotational Exercises; David Buss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 12, 2017 — Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) global defense business will provide rotational exercise design support to the U.S. Army‘s Joint Multinational Readiness Center in Germany under a potential $11 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday Cubic Global Defense will help the facility perform exercise planning, execution and …

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Report: Gov’t, Military Explore IBM’s Watson, Other AI Tech; Sam Gordy Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2017 — Sam Gordy, general manager of IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) federal business, has said the U.S. Army has utilized the company’s Watson artificial intelligence platform to predict mechanical issues on Stryker vehicles, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Gordy, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, told FCW in an article published Friday …

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Lockheed-Raytheon JV to Supply Javelin Anti-Tank System Rounds, Support to Army

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2017 — A Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) joint venture will deliver containerized rounds, electronics and command launch units for the Javelin anti-tank missile system under a $56.8 million contract modification from the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the award …

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