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Orbital ATK to Provide Weapons Systems to DoD Under New Task Order

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 19, 2016 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) will provide mortar weapon systems and non-U.S. standard ammunition to the Defense Department under a $20 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the contract is a follow-on award to a three-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract that concluded in …

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Ball Aerospace, SiCore Win Air Force Avionics Vulnerability Assessment Contracts

Ball Aerospace & Technologies (NYSE: BLL) and SiCore Technologies have each won a $47.9 million contract to develop risk mitigation tools and techniques for the U.S. Air Force’s weapon systems. The goal is to identify vulnerabilities in the Air Force’s avionics and protect the systems from cyber attacks, the Defense Department …

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Raytheon Lands $213M Army Patriot Engineering Contract Modification

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a $212.7 million contract modification to provide engineering services for the U.S. Army’s Patriot program. The company will also provide Patriot support to foreign military sales clients such as Germany, Greece, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Spain, South Korea, Taiwan, the Netherlands and the United …

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Alion to Update Marine Corps Weapons Logistics Processes; David Russell Comments

Alion Science and Technology has received a $47 million task order to refresh the U.S. Marine Corps’ weapons logistics processes in an effort to help the client address operational challenges. The company said Thursday it will work to develop performance standards and technology to help commanders and program managers assess weapon …

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CAE Awarded Technical Support Contract for Kuwait KC-130J Trainer Program

CAE (NYSE: CAE) has received a potential five-year, $30 million contract from the U.S. Army to provide technical services for Kuwait air force’s KC-130J weapon system training program through a foreign military sales agreement. Contract work will take place through Nov. 8, 2020, the Defense Department said Monday. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: …

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Raytheon Signs MOU With AEC to Explore Mideast, Global Market Opportunities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 11,  2015 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has expanded its partnership with Advanced Electronics Company to cover the development of weapon, sensor, aviation and cybersecurity systems for the civilian and defense sectors, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Raytheon said Monday it has signed a new memorandum of understanding with AEC at the …

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Raytheon to Update Japan’s Phalanx Weapon Systems; Rick Nelson Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a multiyear,  $200 million contract to upate the close-in weapon systems of Japan’s maritime self-defense force. The company will provide upgrade kits, support equipment and hardware spares for the Phalanx weapon systems, Raytheon said Thursday. “Phalanx provides the critical inner-layer of protection to sailors around the globe against threats that …

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Raytheon to Maintain Air-to-Air Missiles Program

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a more than $163 million contract to maintain a medium range air-to-air missiles program. Raytheon will provide engineering, program management and contractor logistics support for the AMRAAM central processing unit, Raytheon said Thursday. Raytheon will perform the task in Tucson, Arizona until Jan. 31, 2017. The …

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Chris Hughes: BAE Wins $34M for the Navy’s Guided Projectile Project

BAE Systems will work to develop and demonstrate a modular hypervelocity projectile under a $33.6 million contract awarded by the Office of Naval Research. The guided weapon will be designed to work with the Navy’s 127-inch and 155-mm gun systems and an electromagnetic railgun, BAE said Thursday. Chris Hughes, vice …

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