Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 03/30/2017

General Dynamics Unit Gets Potential $140M Deal for NATO IT Modernization

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business will deploy a cloud-based platform to support NATO’s information technology infrastructure under a potential five-year, $140 million contract from the NATO Communications and Information Agency…
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Aicha Evans Named Intel Chief Strategy Officer; Brian Krzanich Comments

Aicha Evans, a senior vice president at Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) and former general manager of its communication and devices group, has been appointed as chief strategy officer of the Santa Clara, California-based technology company…
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AWS Gets FedRAMP P-ATO Approvals for 9 New GovCloud (US) Services

Amazon Web Services has received provisional authority-to-operate from the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program’s joint authorization board for nine services designed for use in the AWS GovCloud (US) Region platform…
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Report: Army Seeks Collaboration With Firms to Develop Combat Vehicle Prototype

The U.S. Army wants to partner with a team of companies to design, build and test a next-generation combat vehicle prototype, Defense News reported Wednesday. Jen Judson writes Todd Thomas, a project manager at the Army’s Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center, told Defense News the service branch is scheduled to discuss the prototyping effort with interested companies on Wednesday…
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DLA Awards Point Blank Enterprises $116M IDIQ to Supply Small Arms Protective Inserts

Point Blank Enterprises has won a potential four-year, $116.4 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide small arms protective inserts to the U.S. Air Force and Army. The Defense Department said Wednesday that DLA received three bids for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive procurement…
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Orbital ATK Secures Follow-On MDA Contract for Rocket Motor Technical Support

The Missile Defense Agency has awarded Orbital ATK a five-year, $48.2 million contract to provide technical support for multiple types of government-furnished rocket motor. Orbital ATK will refurbish Trident I, Castor IVA/IVB, Orion and Orbus 1/1A rocket motors under the follow-on contract, the Defense Department said Wednesday…
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SPAWAR Commander David Lewis Nominated to Lead Defense Contract Management Agency

Rear Adm. David Lewis, chief of the U.S. Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, has been nominated for assignment as director of the Defense Contract Management Agency and for promotion to the rank of vice admiral, the Defense Department announced Tuesday…
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Accura-Rosser JV Gets NASA Contract for Marshall Center Support Services

A joint venture of Accura and Rosser has been awarded a potential five-year, $39.8 million contract to perform engineering design, inspection, master planning and surveillance services at NASA‘s Marshall Space Flight Center…
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Robyn Gatens: Orbital ATK’s Next Cargo Mission to Space Station Rescheduled for April

NASA has postponed Orbital ATK‘s next cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station to address booster problems on the launch vehicle that will be used to launch a company-built spacecraft, Space News reported Wednesday…
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Northrop, Terma Ink Deal for Additional F-35 Parts Production Opportunities

Northrop Grumman and Terma have signed an agreement that provides the latter an opportunity to manufacture additional components for the Lockheed Martin-built F-35 Lightning II aircraft beyond the companies’ existing contracts…
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VIDEO: First Look, First LM-100J

In 2017, Lockheed Martin will unveil the newest member of the C-130J Super Hercules family: the LM-100J commercial freighter. This series follows pivotal production milestones of the first LM-100J. Learn more about the LM-100J: https://lmt…
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