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Oshkosh to Provide Joint Light Tactical Vehicles to Army Under New $484M Order

Oshkosh Corp.’s (NYSE: OSK) defense unit has received a $484 million order to supply the U.S. Army with 1,574 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles and associated installed and packaged kits. JLTV recently completed multiservice operational test and evaluation with the Army and U.S. Marine Corps to check its readiness to support …

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Boeing-Bell JV Gets $4.2B Contract Modification to Build Tiltrotor Aircraft for US Military, Japan

A joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Textron‘s (NYSE: TXT) Bell Helicopter subsidiary has been awarded a potential $4.19 billion contract modification to produce different variants of the V-22 tiltrotor aircraft for three U.S. military services and the Japanese government. Bell-Boeing Joint Project Office will provide 39 CMV-22B units to the U.S. Navy, …

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Carlyle Group Adds Former CSRA Chief Larry Prior to A&D, Government Services Team

Larry Prior, formerly president and CEO of CSRA and a four-time Wash100 winner, has joined The Carlyle Group (Nasdaq: CG) as an operating executive consultant for the private equity firm’s aerospace, defense and government services team. He will provide the team with investment guidance on acquisition and sourcing and offer advice to …

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Former General Dynamics VP Ken Georgi Joins Halfaker and Associates as COO

Ken Georgi, formerly vice president and general manager of the civilian sector at General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business, has been named chief operating officer at government technology services contractor Halfaker and Associates. He brings more than two decades of operational. managerial accountability and profit-and-loss accounts management experience to his …

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Lockheed Receives $503M F-35 Spares Delivery Order Modification

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $503.2 million delivery order modification to provide F-35 air vehicle spares to the U.S. Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and non-Defense Department participants. DoD said Friday the modification covers deployment and afloat spares packages and associated consumables needed to meet the delivery schedules for the aircraft. …

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Lockheed Martin Gets $736M Modification to Lot 13 F-35 Advance Acquisition Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $735.7 million modification to an advance acquisition contract that funds equipment and efforts necessary to build lot 13 F-35 low-rate initial production units for the U.S Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps. The modification allocates $74.7 million for long-lead time materials, parts, components and support …

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Engility to Provide C2 Support Services to Marine Corps

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 30, 2018 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) has earned a potential $41 million task order to carry out on-site, logistics and training services supporting the U.S. Marine Corps’ command-and-control programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Thursday it will provide an immersive training environment to help Marines learn to leverage …

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Lockheed Lands $558M Navy Contract for Lot 11 F-35 Sustainment Support

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $558.3 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide sustainment services to support the low-rate initial production of lot 11 F-35 Lightning II fighter jets. The Defense Department said Thursday the sustainment support contract includes training facilities and devices, Autonomic Logistics Information System software …

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Robert Sanders Named VP of Ensco’s US, Canadian Avionics Subsidiaries

Robert Sanders, a more than 20-year aerospace and defense industry veteran, has taken a new role as vice president of Ensco‘s avionics subsidiaries in the U.S. and Canada. Ensco said Tuesday Sanders will lead two businesses that offer avionics engineering products and services to the aerospace sector. He previously worked at Honeywell (NYSE: HON) …

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Orbital ATK Reaches Milestone in M1156 Precision Guidance Kit Production

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 7, 2018 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has rolled out from its production line the 25,000th M1156 Precision Guidance Kit that works to enhance the accuracy of U.S. Army and Marine Corps artillery projectiles, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said April 30 the armaments systems division within its defense systems group …

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