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Venturi to Provide Advisory, Assistance Services For BMDS Logistics Under $51M MDA Contract

The Missile Defense Agency has awarded a $51.5 million contract to Venturi for advisory and assistance services in support of logistics work for the Ballistic Missile Defense System. The Huntsville, Alabama-based company will develop, implement, sustain and assess logistics processes, plans and policies for BMDS under the terms of the contract, the Defense …

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Lockheed Delivers Mars Lander to NASA for Final Pre-Launch Tests

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 21, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has shipped the InSight Mars lander to the NASA launch site at Vandenberg Air Force Base for final integration and tests ahead of the spacecraft’s launch in March, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday InSight will launch aboard an Atlas …

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ULA to Provide FY 2016 EELV Services Under $882M Contract

United Launch Alliance will provide Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle services for the U.S. Air Force‘s Delta IV and Atlas V rockets in fiscal year 2016 under an $882.1 million contract modification. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) joint venture will provide mission integration, base and range …

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Dan Johnson: General Dynamics-Raytheon JV to Support USAF Launch Facilities

A joint venture of Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will provide operations, maintenance and sustainment support for the U.S. Air Force‘s space launch ranges in Florida and California under a $1.5 billion contract. Raytheon said Friday Range Generation Next will support spacelift vehicle launches and tracking as well as aeronautical, ballistic …

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ULA Arm Receives $938M Contract Modification on USAF Launch Vehicle Program

A subsidiary of United Launch Alliance has received a $938.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force for continued Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle services for the Delta IV and Atlas V launch vehicles. United Launch Services will provide services such as program management, space and launch vehicle integration, launch operations and infrastructure sustainment …

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Boeing, Northrop Team Wins $3.5B Missile Defense Award

A Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) team has been selected by the U.S. Defense Department to develop, engineer and manufacture missile defense systems on a contract worth $3.48 billion over seven years, Reuters has reported. The companies will work to expand and maintain the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense antimissile …

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