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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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Orbital ATK Lands $54M Army Contract Modification for Precision Guidance Kits

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) will deliver M1156 precision guidance kits to the U.S. Army under a $53.6 million contract modification that runs through April 2020, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will perform work in Plymouth, Minnesota, using “other” Army funds for fiscal year …

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Engility Names Former Army Acquisition Chief to Board of Directors; Lynn Dugle Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10, 2017 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) has added Katrina McFarland, former assistant secretary for acquisition, logistics and technology at the U.S. Army, to the company’s board of directors, GovCon Executive reported Friday. McFarland brings in experience from her work at the Defense Department, where she has also served …

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Lockheed to Develop Prototype Missiles Under $74M Army LRPF Phase 2 Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a potential three-year, $73.8 million contract to begin work on the second phase of the U.S. Army’s Long Range Precision Fires missile program. The contract covers the technological maturation and risk reduction phase in which the company will design and fly prototype missiles in …

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L3 to Support Army ROVER Tech Under Contracts Worth $63M Combined

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 5, 2017 — L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has secured $63.5 million in contracts from the U.S. Army to supply hardware and provide engineering technical services in support of Remotely Operated Video Enhanced Receiver technology, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the company will perform contract work at its facility …

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Sikorsky Lands Potential $5B Army Contract for Black Hawk Helicopter Production

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has secured a potential $5.2 billion contract to build H-60 Black Hawk helicopters for the U.S. Army and foreign military sales customers. The contract has an initial value of $3.8 billion and covers the production of 257 units of the UH-60M utility and HH-60M medical …

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SOSi’s Robert Catalanotti Named Senior Adviser to Assistant SecDef for International Security

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 29, 2017 — Robert Catalanotti, a retired U.S. Army major general who joined SOS International in September 2015 as managing director of Middle East initiatives, has been named senior adviser to the assistant secretary of defense for international security affairs, ExecutiveGov reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday Catalanotti …

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Battelle to Help Army TARDEC Sustain Military Support Technologies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 28, 2017 — Battelle will work to support the U.S. Army‘s Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center in efforts to address sustainment challenges associated with military support technologies under a $20 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will help TARDEC’s force projection technologies directorate …

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Army’s $20B Per Annum Weapons Systems Investment Could be a Waste if it Does Not Address Staffing Problems

Over the past decade, the U.S. Army has spent over $20 billion each year to develop and acquire weapon systems, but it canceled many of those due to the realization that requirements would not be met — and a government watchdog report indicates this problem is likely to continue if the …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: The New Space Race

Weekly Roundup June 19 – June 23 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Although the phrase “Space Race” brings to mind the Cold War-era struggle between the United States and Soviet Union for supremacy in spaceflight capabilities, it may begin to …

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