Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 09/19/2016

Leidos to Support Army Geospatial Info Program Under Potential $777M Award; Roger Krone Comments

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has secured a potential five-year, $777 million task order through the General Services Administration‘s One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services contract vehicle to provide support for the Army Geospatial Center’s geospatial information program…
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Navy Awards Lockheed $137M Contract Modification for Lot 10 F-35 Spares Production

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $136.6 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to build the 10th batch of air vehicle initial spares for the F-35 program. The Defense Department said Friday the modification covers lot 10 low-rate initial production of F-35A, F-35B and F-35C common spares as well as aloft spare packages and deployment spares…
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General Dynamics Electric Boat Lands $330M Nuclear Submarine Contract Option

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has secured a $329.6 million contract modification to perform design, planning yard, engineering and technical support work on active nuclear submarines for the U…
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DLT, Fidelis Form Network, Endpoint Security Tech Alliance for Public Sector Clients

DLT Solutions has partnered with Fidelis Cybersecurity to market a suite of network and endpoint security products and services in the government sector. DLT said Thursday the joint portfolio will include the Fidelis Network platform designed  to thwart sophisticated threats through network traffic analysis at multi-gigabit speeds and detection of tools and tactics used by attackers to bypass security systems…
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DynCorp Receives 2 Additional AFCAP IV Task Orders for Support in Qatar, Saudi Arabia

The U.S. Air Force has awarded DynCorp International two additional Air Force Contract Augmentation Program task orders totaling $10.3 million in support of U.S. military forces in the Middle East. DynCorp said Friday it will provide fire emergency services management, labor, tools and equipment under the $6…
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Wiener Kernisan Promoted as President of Arianespace US Subsidiary; Stephane Israel Comments

Wiener Kernisan, formerly vice president of sales and marketing at Arianespace‘s U.S. subsidiary, has been promoted to president of the Arianespace Inc. business effective Sept. 26. The France-based multinational company said Friday Kernisan will manage customer, industry and governmental relations at its Washington, D…
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DHA Picks System Plus for Global Military Health System Training Services

System Plus Inc. has won a $39.9 million contract to support the Defense Health Agency‘s global clinical system training mission as DHA prepares to implement the new Genesis military health system…
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Obama Nominates State Dept Senior Adviser Elizabeth Field as OPM Inspector General

Elizabeth Field, a senior adviser in the office of the undersecretary for civilian security, democracy and human rights at the State Department, has been nominated by President Barack Obama as inspector general for the Office of Personnel Management…
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Navy Tests Biofuel in EA-18G Growler Aircraft

The U.S. Navy has flown a Boeing-built EA-18G Growler aircraft using fuel made from 100 percent alternative sources during an initial flight test at Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Maryland. The military service said Friday it tested the catalytic hydrothermal conversion-to-jet fuel on the ground Aug…
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Report: USAF Seeks to Reduce Legacy Air Vehicles Through Fiscal 2021

An Avascent analysis of the U.S. Air Force‘s latest budget proposal showed the military  branch aims to retire approximately 558 legacy aircraft over the next five fiscal years, Defense News reported Sunday…
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Leonardo-Finmeccanica to Supply UK Air Force With Missile Decoy System

Leonardo-Finmeccanica has received a $3.3 million contract from the U.K. defense ministry to produce a miniature decoy system that will work to help the British air force guard aircraft against missile threats…
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