Posts from GovConWire for 08/22/2016

Lockheed Secures Potential $10B IDIQ for Air Force C-130J Production Support

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a potential 10-year,  $10.02 billion indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support the military branch’s C-130J Super Hercules production effort…
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Navy Awards Raytheon Potential $723M Contract to Develop Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar

Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) has been awarded a potential $723.1 million contract to perform engineering and development work on a new airborne ship-based surveillance radar technology for the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Friday that Raytheon’s integrated defense systems segment will build, integrate and test an engineering development model of the Navy’s Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar…
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3 Firms Land $107M in Contract Options Under Navy SSC Pacific C4ISR IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded $107.3 million in total options under a previously awarded contract to three companies for command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services…
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F5 Networks’ Randy Wood: Federal IT Managers Should Prioritize Application Layer Security

Randy Wood, vice president of federal sales at application delivery networking platforms provider F5 Networks (Nasdaq: FFIV), has said federal information technology leaders should prioritize security at the application level in order to protect networks from cyber threats…
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Huntington Ingalls to Help Navy Update USS Truman Shipboard Systems

Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ Newport News Shipbuilding division has landed a $52.4 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract from the U.S. Navy to support modernization work for the USS Harry S…
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Lockheed to Update Self-Defense System of Navy Aircraft Carriers, Amphibious Ships

Lockheed Martin has won a four-year, $38.6 million contract design and produce technical insertion hardware for the self-defense systems installed aboard various aircraft carriers and amphibious ships of the U…
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MDA Taps General Atomics Subsidiary to Build, Test MQ-9 Precision Laser Tracking System

A General Atomics subsidiary has secured a $9.6 million contract from the Missile Defense Agency to design, build and test precision tracking laser subsystems for the MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft…
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OPM Seeks Agencies’ Help to Assess Telework Reporting Accuracy

The Office of Personnel Management has called on federal agencies to assist in OPM’s effort to check the accuracy of telework reporting via payroll submissions. Mark Reinhold, associate director of employee services at OPM, on Aug…
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August 22 Morning Report: GovCon Index Drops Friday, Closes Week With Narrow Gain

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index recorded a decline of  0.090 points to 82.025 Friday and closed the week with a gain as four of GCI’s 11 S&P 500-listed stocks ended in green during the period’s last trading session…
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