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Navy Vet David Johnson Named L3 Strategy SVP for Comms & Networked Systems Segment

David Johnson, a 36-year veteran of the U.S. Navy, has joined L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) senior vice president of strategy for the company’s communications and networked systems business segment. L3 said Tuesday the retired vice admiral will oversee the segment’s business development, systems engineering, initiatives and programs. Johnson retired from the military …

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Leidos Gets Navy Contract for Acoustic Submarine Defense Against Torpedoes; Gerry Fasano Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 15, 2018 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will work to build a submarine-based acoustic device designed to counter torpedo threats, under a potential $36M contract from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Naval Sea Systems Command awarded the contract for the development and …

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Daniel Jablonsky Named Maxar President, CEO; Howell Estes Quoted

Daniel Jablonsky, formerly president of Maxar Technologies’ (NYSE: MAXR) DigitalGlobe subsidiary, has been named president and CEO of the parent company. Jablonsky succeeds Howard Lance, who has stepped down from his roles at Maxar, the company said Monday. “Dan’s experience as president of DigitalGlobe, after previously serving as both general counsel …

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Microsoft Gets $1.7B Contract for IT Product Enterprise Services to DoD, Intell Community

The U.S. Navy has awarded Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) a potential five-year, $1.76B contract to support company-made products for the Department of Defense, U.S. Coast Guard and the intelligence community. DoD said Friday the company will provide engineering services to help software developers and other product teams utilize knowledge database, tools, source …

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Hughes to Deliver 200+ BGAN Terminals for Navy SSC Atlantic Satellite Comms

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 9, 2018 — Hughes Network Systems will provide a set of 9211 Broadband Global Area Network satellite terminals to the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic under a U.S. Navy order via Hughes partner Marshall Communications, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The order covers the delivery of more than …

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Retired Vice Adm. Joseph Tofalo Named Huntington Ingalls Program Integration, Assessment VP

Joseph Tofalo, a retired U.S. Navy vice admiral, has been appointed vice president of program integration and assessment at Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII). HII said Monday Tofalo succeeds Jay Donnelly, who will transition to a new role as corporate VP of advanced technologies, and will work with government, academic and industry organizations that aim …

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General Dynamics NASSCO to Maintain USS George H.W. Bush Carrier Under $91M Navy Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has received a two-year, $91.5M contract modification to support the dry-docking planned incremental availability of a Nimitz-class aircraft carrier for the U.S. Navy. General Dynamics NASSCO will conduct depot-level maintenance, alteration and modification efforts intended to update military and technical systems of USS George H.W. Bush, the …

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CACI to Help Build Military Sealift Command Systems Under $125M Task Order; Ken Asbury Quoted

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has received a five-year, $125M task order to help the U.S. Navy‘s Military Sealift Command design, build, implement and sustain integrated business systems. Ken Asbury, CACI president and CEO and a five-time Wash100 winner, said in a statement released Monday the company’s logistics professionals will work to …

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Risk Mitigation Consulting Wins $95M Navy Mission Assurance Assessment IDIQ

Risk Mitigation Consulting has won a potential five-year, $95M contract to assess the U.S. Navy‘s mission assurance process for infrastructure and facility-related control systems. The company will also gather and analyze data on Navy industrial control systems, utilities and supporting infrastructure to help the military service determine its overall asset risk posture, the …

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Raytheon Awarded $434M Sidewinder Block II Production Contract Modification

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential $434.4M contract modification to produce and deliver lot 18 AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II missiles for the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force and seven foreign military sales clients. The modification covers the production of AIM-9X Block II all-up round tactical missiles, captive and special air training …

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