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State Dept Clears Potential $1.5B Sale of Boeing-Built Poseidon to New Zealand

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 2, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been named prime contractor on a proposed $1.5 billion foreign military sale of four P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft and associated services to New Zealand, GovCon Wire reported Monday. The Defense Security … Continue reading

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Harris Agrees on Potential $690M Sale of Gov’t IT Services Business to Veritas Capital

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 30, 2017 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) will sell its government information technology services business to private equity investment firm Veritas Capital for $690 million. The decision comes within a month after Harris sold its CapRock maritime communications business for $425 million … Continue reading

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State Dept Approves Norway’s Request to Purchase P-8A Patrol Aircraft for $1.75B

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 23, 2016 — Norway’s request to purchase Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) P-8A patrol aircraft and related support for $1.75 billion has been approved by the State Department, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Wednesday Norway plans to acquire up … Continue reading

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Harris to Sell IT Services, CapRock Division in Potential Auction

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 6, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) plans to sell a portion of its critical networks division in an auction that could generate more than $1 billion in proceeds, GovCon Wire reported Wednesday. Reuters reported Tuesday the company could divest itself … Continue reading

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Ken Asbury: CACI Makes Strategic Hire With Former Harris VP Tony Azar

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 29, 2016 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has hired Tony Azar, formerly vice president and general manager of civilian and healthcare services at Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), as senior VP of health, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. CACI said … Continue reading

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State Dept OKs Proposed $260M FMS Deal With Oman for F-16 Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 31, 2016 — Oman’s request for $260 million in communications equipment, logistics support, personnel training and spare and repair parts for F-16 aircraft has received clearance from the State Department, GovCon Wire reported Friday. The Defense Security … Continue reading

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Harris Receives $384M Extension to NASA Contract for Satellite Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 24, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will continue to provide satellite communications, telemetry and tracking services to NASA after the agency exercised an extension option on a previously awarded contract, GovCon Wire reported Monday. The … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup June 29 – July 2 2015

Weekly Roundup June 29 – July 2 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The halfway point of 2015 and Fourth of July weekend offers us a good opportunity to look back on … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup June 1 – June 5 2015

Weekly Roundup June 1 – June 5 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The country’s mailing agency has kicked off an initiative to connect its drivers and vehicles to … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup May 18 – May 22 2015

Weekly Roundup May 18 – May 22 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Another notable government contractor has decided to chart a new path through a separation into two independent, publicly-traded … Continue reading

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