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Bechtel Completes Ground-Based Midcourse Defense Project; Joe Brown Comments

Bechtel has announced the completion of a U.S. Missile Defense Agency project that aims to protects the country from long-range ballistic missile attacks. The company completed its task orders from the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense program, including construction of three missile fields at Fort Greely, Alaska, Bechtel said Monday. Under the contract …

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Raytheon Wins $636M to Provide Boeing with Missile Defense Intercept

Raytheon Co. has won a $636 million development and sustainment contract to provide Boeing Co. with an interceptor component for the Missile Defense Agency‘s Ground-based Midcourse Defense Program. Boeing is the program’s prime contractor and awarded Raytheon the contract for the Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle during the second quarter of that company’s fiscal year. The Ground …

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Lockheed Wins $980M Missile Defense IDIQ

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency has awarded Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) information systems and global solutions business a $980 million follow-on indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Pentagon announced Friday. Under this award, Lockheed will work to update and add new capabilities to the MDA’s command and control, battle management and communications operations. …

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Lockheed Aegis Contract Adjusted for Schedule & Scope

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency has awarded Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) mission systems and sensors business a $12.6 million contract modification. The award makes schedule and scope adjustments to the Aegis ballistic missile defense baseline development schedule. It also accounts for changes to the installation of the computer program aboard …

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Missile Defense Agency Awards $595M Contract to Develop Simulation Framework

The Missile Defense Agency has awarded a potential five-year $595 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to develop the centerpiece of its missile defense test and simulation framework. Design, development, testing, implementation and maintenance of the objective simulation framework system will be provided by Teledyne Technologies‘ (NYSE: TDY) engineering subsidiary. “Winning this significant contract …

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ATK Wins $48M Missile Defense Contract

ATK Corp. has won an initial $48 million contract to supply its Orion solid rocket motors to the U.S. Missile Defense Agency’s intermediate range ballistic missile program. The subcontract award was given by Orbital Sciences Corp., the prime contractor for the IRBM program. ATK’s contract includes an initial award for the …

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Navy Awards BAE Systems $55.5M Missile Launch System Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems, Land & Armaments a firm-fixed-price contract potentially worth $55, 501, 612 for MK 41 Vertical Launching System mechanical modules and related equipment and services. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The MK 41 VLS provides a …

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Lockheed Martin Successfully Tests Beam Control/Fire Control System for Airborne Missile Defense Laser

Lockheed Martin has announced that during a successful test,  the Beam Control/Fire Control system for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency’s Airborne Laser (ABL) focused and directed a laser beam to destroy a target missile called a Missile Alternative Range Target Instrumentation (MARTI).  The test was conducted August 10th aboard ABL’s modified …

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