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U.S. Navy awards next generation jammer engineering, manufacturing development contract

Posted April 15, 2016 by

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon a $1 billion sole source contract for Engineering and Manufacturing Development for Increment 1 of the Next Generation Jammer, the advanced electronic attack technology that combines high-powered, agile, beam-jamming techniques with cutting-edge, solid-state electronics. Raytheon will deliver 15 Engineering Development Model pods for mission systems testing and…

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India becomes 11th international customer for Longbow LLC’s Apache radar

Posted May 2, 2016 by

The U.S. Army has awarded LONGBOW Limited Liability Company a $57.1 million foreign military sale contract to provide the Indian Air Force with Longbow Fire Control Radar systems for their new Apache AH-64E helicopters. LONGBOW LLC is a joint venture of Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman. Under this contract, $57.1 million is obligated to LONGBOW…

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Contract Briefs

Posted May 23, 2016 by

Army Distinctive Spectrum Healthcare JV LLC, Largo, Md., (W81K04-16-D-0016); Matrix Providers Inc., Denver, Colol., (W81K04-16-D-0017); Caduceus Healthcare Inc., Atlanta, Ga., (W81K04-16)-D-0018); Defense Civilian Medical Associates LLC, Pikesville, Md., (W81K04-16-D-0019); and Jefferson Government Services LLC,* Austin, Texas (W81K04-16-D-0020), were awarded a $102,000,000 firm-fixed-price shared contract for Army Direct Care Medical Services-Generation Two (ADCMS-G2) physician services.  Bids…

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Ready to Go: Lockheed Martin-built MUOS-5 satellite encapsulated for June 24 launch

Posted June 15, 2016 by

The fifth Mobile User Objective Systemsatellite built by Lockheed Martin for the U.S. Navy was encapsulated in its protective launch vehicle fairing on June 4. It is scheduled to launch June 24 aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket. MUOS-5 is the latest addition to a network of orbiting satellites and relay ground stations…

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Canada awards C-130J Super Hercules fleet support contract to Lockheed Martin

Posted July 8, 2016 by

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a five-year contract extension worth approximately $504.3 million by the government of Canada to provide In Service Support for the Royal Canadian Air Force’s fleet of 17 C-130J Super Hercules aircraft, known in Canada as the CC-130J. Lockheed Martin has supported the RCAF CC-130J fleet since 2007 and this most…

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Hellenic Navy, Lockheed Martin, HAI launch Greece’s P-3B Orion modernization, upgrade program

Posted July 25, 2016 by

The Hellenic Navy, Lockheed Martin and Hellenic Aerospace Industry hosted a ceremony July 25 at HAI’s facilities here to recognize the official launch of the Hellenic Navy P-3B maritime patrol aircraft modernization and upgrade program. On July 13, the first of two Hellenic Navy P-3B Orions were successfully transferred from Elefsis Air Base to HAI’s…

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U.S. Navy conducts first live fire test with SeaRAM® recently installed on USS Carney

Posted August 17, 2016 by

The U.S. Navy conducted its first firing from the SeaRAM® anti-ship defense system produced by Raytheon installed on the USS Carney stationed in Rota, Spain. The SeaRAM® detected, tracked and engaged an inbound BQM-74E target, intercepting it with a RAM Block II missile in a mid-July test. USS Carney is the second of four guided-missile…

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Northrop Grumman to showcase advanced technologies for National Guard

Posted September 9, 2016 by

National Guard photograph The OpenPod™ is  a modular, reconfigurable open architecture pod platform that offers IRST (infrared search and track), targeting and other capabilities. Northrop Grumman will highlight a full range of solutions for the many missions of the National Guard at the 138th General Conference & Exhibition of the National Guard Association of the…

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Raytheon, Logos collaborate on advanced multi-intelligence sensors

Posted October 5, 2016 by

Raytheon and Logos Technologies are partnering to provide advanced multi-intelligence, or multi-INT, sensor systems to address challenging intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, or ISR, requirements. 

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Boeing, Donghai Airlines finalize order for five 787-9 Dreamliners

Posted November 2, 2016 by

Boeing and Donghai Airlines of China announced Nov. 1 the finalization of an order for five 787-9 Dreamliners, valued at $1.32 billion at current list prices.   Shenzhen-based Donghai Airlines announced its intent to order 25 737 MAX 8s and five 787-9 Dreamliners in July at the Farnborough International Airshow. Today’s 787-9 order comes just…

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