Posts from GovConWire for 10/25/2016

Army Kicks Off $6B HR Support Contract Bids

The Army Contracting Command has issued a request for proposals on a potential 10-year, $6.09 billion contract vehicle for personnel life cycle support services to the U.S. Army, the Defense Department and other federal agencies…
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Boeing to Provide Navy More F/A-18 Spare Parts Under $197M Delivery Order

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a $196.7 million delivery order to supply the U.S. Navy with additional F/A-18 Hornet spare parts. The Defense Department said Monday it expects Boeing to fulfill the order by Dec…
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NCI Lands $87M Recompete Award for CMS Error Rate Testing Program Support

NCI (Nasdaq: NCIT) has secured a potential five-year, $87 million contract to continue to support a technology platform the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services uses to track, review and report claims data under the Medicare Fee-For-Service program…
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FBI Vet James Trainor Named Cyber Solutions Group SVP at Aon Risk Solutions

James Trainor, formerly assistant director of the cyber division at the FBI, has joined Aon’s (NYSE: AON) risk solutions business as senior vice president of cyber solutions group. Aon said Monday Trainor will work through Aon Risk Solutions’ office in New York and help the company establish a cyber strategy for clients through collaboration across system integration, consulting, technology, and risk transfer areas…
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Former Rolls-Royce Exec Jason Smith Joins Inmarsat as COO

Jason Smith, former president of Rolls-Royce‘s nuclear business, has been named chief operations officer at Inmarsat. He succeeds Ruy Pinto, who vacated his post at Inmarsat to “pursue new interests,” the  satellite communications services provider said Monday…
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Raytheon Eyes T-100 Production Facility in Mississippi for Air Force Trainer Jet Program; Rick Yuse Comments

Raytheon plans to set up a facility in Meridian, Mississippi, to produce a training aircraft should the U.S. Air Force selects the company’s bid for the Advanced Pilot Training program. Raytheon said Monday it has teamed up with Leonardo-Finmeccanica, CAE‘s U…
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L-3 Awarded UK Joint Remote Viewing Terminal Supply Contract; Michael Strianese Comments

L-3 Communications has received a potential $23.2 million contract from the U.K. ministry of defense to provide a joint common remote viewing terminal for a new British military communications program…
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Triple-i to Help Analyze, Manage Datasets for FDA Transparency Initiative

Information Innovators Inc. has received a five-year, $28 million blanket purchase agreement to provide operations and maintenance services for the Food and Drug Administration‘s Dashboards and Analytics program…
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Cybercom’s Mission Force Teams Reach Initial Operating Capability

The Cyber Command‘s 133 cyber force teams have received initial operating capability which will authorize the cyber teams to execute their respective fundamental missions. Cyber Command said Monday the cyber force teams align with the three primary missions of the Defense Department‘s Cyber Strategy which are to defend the DoD networks and secure data, support joint military commander objectives as well as protect the U…
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October 24 Market Close: GovCon Index Lifts on Defense Prime Gains, Rockwell Collins Tumbles on Flat Guidance

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index held higher Monday with large prime contractors the top advancers to offset a large decline by Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) on flat revenue guidance for its current fiscal year as U…
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