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Harris Secures $133M Contract for US, Australian F/A-18 Countermeasure Systems

Harris (NYSE: HRS) has received a potential $133.2 million contract to produce electronic countermeasure systems for integration into F/A-18 multirole combat jets of the U.S. Navy and Australia. The Defense Department said Wednesday Harris will deliver Integrated Defensive Electronic Countermeasures Onboard Jammer systems, equipment and racks under the firm-fixed-price contract. The company will also repair test assets and …

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Raytheon Secures $450M Air Force Contract for Small Diameter Bomb II Engineering Change Proposal

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential seven-year, $450 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to apply an integrated engineering change proposal to the Small Diameter Bomb II weapon. The Defense Department said Wednesday the contract covers design, development, integration, test and production engineering to modify the SDB II technical and production baseline. …

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Kratos Provides Short-Range Missile Target for Navy AN/SPY-6(V) Radar Test

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 27, 2017 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions has provided the short-range ballistic missile that served as the target system during a recent U.S. Navy test of the AN/SPY-6(V) air and missile defense radar, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday its space and missile defense systems unit …

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Spalding Wins $83M Contract for Consolidated IT Support to Navy, DoD Components

Spalding Consulting Inc. has won a potential five-year, $83 million contract from the U.S. Army to provide consolidated information technology support to the U.S. Navy and Defense Department components throughout all phases of the acquisition life cycle. DoD said Monday the Army Contracting Command received two bids for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract via …

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Raytheon Taps Curtiss-Wright Winch Tech for LCS Sonar

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 25, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will procure winch devices from Curtiss-Wright as part of the pre-production test article of the Variable Depth Sonar on the U.S. Navy‘s littoral combat ships, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Curtiss-Wright said Thursday Raytheon’s integrated defense systems business will add the winch technology onto …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Gets $341M Navy Nuclear Submarine Support Contract Option

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received a potential one-year, $341.1 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide engineering, planning yard, design agent and technical support for the service branch’s nuclear submarines. The cost-plus-fixed-fee modification awarded to General Dynamics Electric Boat seeks to exercise the option on a contract awarded by …

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HII Secures Navy Contract Options to Support Ford, Nimitz Carriers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 22, 2017 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) will provide technical, engineering, operational, development, modernization and other services in support of the U.S. Navy‘s Gerald R. Ford-class and Nimitz-class aircraft carriers as part of contract options worth $27.5 million, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the options also …

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Rolls-Royce to Manufacture V-22 Aircraft Engines for Marine Corps, Japan Under $115M Contract

Rolls-Royce has received a potential $115.1 million contract to produce a total of 56  engines for V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft of the U.S. Marine Corps and Japan. The company will manufacture 36 AE1107C production engines for USMC and another 20 production and spare engines for the government of Japan, the Defense Department said Thursday. Work …

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General Dynamics Lands $5B Contract to Complete Navy Columbia-Class Submarine Design

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has received a potential $5 billion contract to complete design work on the lead Columbia-class ballistic missile submarine for the U.S. Navy. The Integrated Product and Process Development contract includes funds for the development of submarine components and technologies as well as manufacturing of a missile …

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HII Hosts Christening of Navy’s USS Tripoli Amphibious Assault Ship

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) and the U.S. Navy have held the christening ceremony for the USS Tripoli America-class multi-purpose amphibious assault ship in Mississippi, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Saturday Lynne Mabus, wife of former Navy Secretary Ray Mabus, served as the ship sponsor while …

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