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DynCorp Names George Krivo CEO as Lou Von Thaer Moves to Battelle

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 21, 2017 — DynCorp International has promoted Chief Operating Officer George Krivo to the CEO role as incumbent Lou Von Thaer prepares to assume leadership positions at Battelle in October, GovCon Wire reported Monday. Krivo, a U.S. Army veteran with experience … Continue reading

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CAE Records Approx $138M in Q1 FY 2018 Defense Contracts; Gene Colabatistto Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) received contracts worth an estimated $138.5 million combined in the first quarter of its 2018 fiscal year for aircraft simulation products, training services and in-service support, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. “These orders … Continue reading

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DynCorp’s Lou Von Thaer to Join Battelle in October as President & CEO

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2017 — Lou Von Thaer, CEO of DynCorp International, will depart from the company to take the president and CEO roles at nonprofit research and development organization Battelle in October, GovCon Wire reported Monday. Battelle … Continue reading

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Lockheed Martin Secures $130M Army Contract Modification for PAC-3 Missile Segment Enhancement Units

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 18, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will produce 35 additional Patriot Advanced Capability-3 Missile Segment Enhancement units for the U.S. Army and several international customers under a $130.3 million contract modification, GovCon Wire reported Monday. … Continue reading

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DigitalGlobe, MDA Eye Shareholder & Regulatory Approval for Merger

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 17, 2017 — DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) will hold a shareholder meeting on July 27 to vote on the company’s pending $3.6 billion acquisition by Canada-based MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates, GovCon Wire reported Friday. MDA said Wednesday the … Continue reading

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Cubic Names Former AECOM Exec Anshooman Aga as Next CFO

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 14, 2017 — Cubic (NYSE: CUB) has hired Anshooman Aga, formerly a senior vice president at AECOM (NYSE: ACM), as executive VP at the company effective July 17, GovCon Wire reported Wednesday. Aga, who also served as … Continue reading

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EY to Audit Navy Financial Statements Under $149M Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2017 — EY, part of Ernst & Young Global, will help audit the U.S. Navy‘s financial statements under a potential $149.4 million contract from the Defense Finance and Accounting Service, GovCon Wire reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said … Continue reading

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Northrop, Partners to Provide Satellite Ground Station, Wideband Network Mgmt System to Australian Military

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 12, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will work with ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) and Optus to develop a satellite ground station and wideband satellite communications network management system for the Australian military under a potential $170 million contract, GovCon Wire … Continue reading

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Boeing Secures $93M Contract for E-3 Sentry Support to Air Force, Int’l Customers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential $92.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for sustainment engineering and technical support for the E-3 Sentry airborne warning and control system aircraft, GovCon Wire reported … Continue reading

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Lockheed to Perform Tech Maturation, Risk Reduction on Army Prototype Missiles Under $74M Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 10, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will design and fly prototype missiles for the second phase of the U.S. Army‘s Long Range Precision Fires program under a potential $73.8 million contract, GovCon Wire reported Friday. The … Continue reading

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