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Huntington Ingalls Awarded $687M Navy Contract to Help Modernize, Maintain Gerald R. Ford Carrier

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has secured a potential five-year, $687.1M contract to help modernize the lead ship of the U.S. Navy's Ford class as part of early service life support work. HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division will support continuous and planned incremental availabilities, shock trials and continuous and emergent maintenance of USS Gerald R. Ford, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

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HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding Starts Maintenance Work on USS Gerald R. Ford

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 17, 2018 — A Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) shipyard will begin maintenance and repair work on the U.S. Navy‘s USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier over 12 months as part of its post-shakedown availability/selected restricted availability, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Naval Sea Systems Command said Sunday HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding …

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General Atomics Unit Gets EMALS, AAG Spare Parts Delivery Order From Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 11, 2017 — A General Atomics business unit will provide spare parts to help sustain the USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier’s Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System and Advanced Arresting Gear system under a delivery order from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems will supply an …

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USS Gerald Ford Features Globecomm Entertainment & Comms System; Dwight Hunsicker Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 18, 2017 — Globecomm Systems has helped Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) equip the U.S. Navy‘s USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier with onboard communications and entertainment technologies as a subcontractor on the program, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Globecomm said Wednesday the carrier’s satellite and fiber-optic communications distribution infrastructure and internet protocol …

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Leidos Boosts Full-Year Guidance on 3Q Earnings Beat, Huntington Ingalls Misses Street’s Estimates

GovCon Index-listed companies Leidos Holdings (NYSE: LDOS) and Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) released third quarter financial results before markets opened Thursday with both contractors at different stages in major merger-and-acquisition activity. Leidos, the U.S.’ largest government services provider, raised full-year guidance for both earnings per share and revenue as third quarter EPS exceeded the …

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August 4 Market Close: GovCon Index Posts Slight Loss, US Markets Eye Jobs Data

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index held lower Thursday against narrow movement by U.S. stocks as investors looked ahead to the July jobs report for release Friday before the opening bell. The GovCon Index declined 0.176 points to 82.300 and three of its 11 S&P 500-listed stocks closed in positive with Boeing (NYSE: BA) and McKesson Corp. (NYSE: …

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Huntington Ingalls Tops Street’s 2Q Earnings Forecast

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) exceeded the consensus analyst outlook for earnings per share in its second quarter financial statement released before U.S. financial markets opened Thursday with revenue down on lower volume on aircraft carrier and submarine activity. Military shipbuilder and GovCon Index-listed company Huntington Ingalls reported second quarter earnings at $2.80 per share …

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Mike Petters Sees HII on ‘Front Edge’ of Kennedy Carrier Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA March 10, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on Huntington Ingalls Industries receiving $23 million from the U.S. Navy as a follow-on contract to continue building the USS John F. Kennedy (CVN-79) aircraft carrier. HII CEO Mike Petters expects more contract awards toward further ramping up …

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Navy Opts for Avaya Rugged Communications Systems on Ships

The U.S. Navy has selected Avaya Government Solutions‘ rugged versions of communication application systems for installation on three ships. Two San Antonio-class vessels and the USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier will have Avaya’s Meeting Exchange, Aura Communication Manager programs and administration terminals, Avaya said Wednesday. Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) serves …

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General Atomics to Build Navy Aircraft Arresting Gear

General Atomics has received a $51, 997, 981 order from the U.S. Navy for electric motor-based systems that work to slow down aircraft during recovery operations. The Navy is acquiring the Advanced Arresting Gear equipment in order to run arresting simulations of live aircraft before the branch deploys planes onboard ships, …

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