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Lockheed Gets $548M Army Contract Modification to Produce Hellfire II Missiles

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $547.9 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to manufacture Hellfire II semi-active laser-guided missiles. The Defense Department said Thursday the modification covers the production of 7,358 Hellfire II missiles in containers and in a range of air-to-ground missile models. Lockheed’s missiles and fire control business unit …

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Booz Allen, BAE Vet John Avalos Named SOS International COO

John Avalos, formerly vice president of business development at Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), has joined SOS International as chief operating officer. Avalos brings to the position more than two decades of experience in business development, corporate operations and profit-and-loss management across defense, civilian agency and intelligence markets, SOSi said …

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The Potomac Officers Club Rounds Out Panel for 2017 Army Forum with BG Anthony Potts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 23, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has rounded out its list of speakers for the 2017 Army Forum, adding Brigadier General Anthony Potts list of panelists. One of the top priorities for the Army is modernization, particularly in regards …

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Report: Federal Agencies, Services to Begin Solicitations for Billion-Dollar Contracts in Fall 2017

Two federal agencies, two service branches and a Defense Department component are expected to launch solicitations for billion-dollar contracts by fall and winter of 2017, Federal News Radio reported Monday. John Cavadias, a governmentwide acquisition contract contracting officer at the General Services Administration, told the radio station GSA remains on track …

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Former DoD Official Katrina McFarland Joins TransUnion Govt Advisory Board

Katrina McFarland, formerly assistant secretary for acquisition at the Defense Department, has been appointed to the government advisory board at Chicago-based credit reporting and data management services provider TransUnion (NYSE: TRU). She will work to provide insights to the leadership team as TransUnion works to meet the public sector’s requirements, the …

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MG Garrett Yee Added to Panel for 2017 Army Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 21, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added MG Garrett Yee to the list of panelists for the 2017 Army Forum. One of the top priorities for the Army is modernization, particularly in regards to its information technology capabilities. …

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American Systems to Help Army Deliver Security Assistance Training; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 18, 2017 — American Systems will pursue work to provide aviation training services to the Security Assistance Training Management Organization within the U.S. Army through its position on a previously awarded $250 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Monday it will support SATMO’s security assistance programs by facilitating basic …

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Vectrus Unit to Continue Army Base Operations Support in Qatar

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 18, 2017 — The Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) systems business will help the U.S. Army oversee base operations in Qatar under a $49.5 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the modification work has a period of performance through Sept. 29, 2018, and is funded with the …

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Janus Appoints Frederick Nohmer as COO, Richard Gross as General Counsel

Frederick Nohmer, formerly vice president of operations at IAP Worldwide Services‘ global support services division, has been named chief operating officer of Janus Global Operations. JGO said Thursday Nohmer will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the logistics and stability services contractor’s projects in approximately 20 countries. He held …

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Former Govt Execs Joanne Isham, Henry Muller Named to Polaris Alpha’s Advisory Board

Defense technology firm Polaris Alpha has added former government leaders Joanne Isham and Henry Muller to its board of advisers. Muller and Isham will work to provide strategic advice to the leadership team as the company delivers services to government, intelligence community and military clients, Polaris Alpha said Monday. Isham has more …

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