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Denmark Receives Bids From Lockheed, Boeing and Airbus for Fighter Jet Tender

Denmark Receives Bids From Lockheed, Boeing and Airbus for Fighter Jet Tender

Lockheed Martin, Boeing and Airbus are bidding on a tender offer worth an estimated $5.5 billion to provide Denmark’s military with as many as 30 fighter jets, Reuters reported Monday. Teis… Read more »

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Schafer to Help DARPA Facilitate Computing R&D Projects; Wesley Blankinship Comments

Schafer to Help DARPA Facilitate Computing R&D Projects; Wesley Blankinship Comments

Schafer Corp. has received a three-year task order to help the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency manage research and development work in the computing, analytics and cyber areas, C4ISR & Networks… Read more »

Raytheon to Develop More Antimissile Batteries for Israel’s Iron Dome

Raytheon to Develop More Antimissile Batteries for Israel’s Iron Dome

Raytheon is partnering with Rafael Advanced Defense Systems and other Israeli companies to provide the Mideast country’s defense ministry with antimissile weapon systems, The Boston Globe reported Thursday. Bryan Bender reports that following the… Read more »

General Counsel Pay Package Up 6.8% in 2013

General Counsel Pay Package Up 6.8% in 2013

Corporate Counsel has released a report that indicates salaries for general counsel increased by $701,001 in 2013, The Washington Post reported Sunday. Catherine Ho writes the pay hike is a gain… Read more »

Report: Turkish Navy to Open Missile Boat Competition

Report: Turkish Navy to Open Missile Boat Competition

Turkey’s defense procurement agency could release a final solicitation to acquire 10 missile boats for the Turkish navy before the close of the year, Defense News reported Sunday. Burak Ege… Read more »

Deltek’s Derek Johnson: New York Could Set Trend With Procurement Umbrella Contract Plans

Deltek’s Derek Johnson: New York Could Set Trend With Procurement Umbrella Contract Plans

The state of New York is considering establishing an umbrella contract for state and local governments’ information technology procurement, a move that could streamline the state’s procurement process and consolidate contracting opportunities, The Washington… Read more »

Huntington Ingalls to Design Navy’s Amphibious Assault Ship; Brian Cuccias Comments

Huntington Ingalls to Design Navy’s Amphibious Assault Ship; Brian Cuccias Comments

Huntington Ingalls Industries has won a $23.5 million contract to develop an amphibious assault ship for the U.S. Navy in compliance with the service’s cost-saving plan. Ingalls Shipbuilding division’s engineers… Read more »

Steve Wofford: NASA to Test Space Launch System Engine

Steve Wofford: NASA to Test Space Launch System Engine

NASA is poised to test an engine for the Space Launch System, a rocket the agency and Boeing are building to send the Orion manned spacecraft into deep space. Engineers… Read more »

MBDA Kicks Off Brimstone 2 Missile Production

MBDA Kicks Off Brimstone 2 Missile Production

MBDA has started to produce Brimstone 2 missile for the British air force to use on its fleet of Tornado GR4 aircraft. The Brimstone 2 missile is built to help the Tornado… Read more »

Orbital Sciences-Built Cygnus Spacecraft Transports Supplies, Equipment to Int’l Space Station

Orbital Sciences-Built Cygnus Spacecraft Transports Supplies, Equipment to Int’l Space Station

Orbital Sciences‘ Cygnus cargo spacecraft has delivered science, supplies and spacewalking payloads to the International Space Station under a $1.9 billion NASA resupply services contract. SS Janice Voss was launched… Read more »

Verizon Enterprise Solutions Adds Europe to Channel Network; Janet Schijns Comments

Verizon Enterprise Solutions Adds Europe to Channel Network; Janet Schijns Comments

Verizon Enterprise Solutions plans to expand its channel program into Europe in tandem with an initiative to grow its U.S. program in order to help channel members offer the company’s products to a… Read more »

Mike Blair: Exelis Adds Aerostructure Technologies to Composites Portfolio

Mike Blair: Exelis Adds Aerostructure Technologies to Composites Portfolio

Exelis has licensed patented manufacturing technology from Belgium-based Bodair S.A. to produce a new product line and expand upon the company’s aerostructures offerings in the aerospace industry, Exelis said Tuesday…. Read more »

Northrop Kicks Off Baltimore Space Assembly, Test Facility Construction

Northrop Kicks Off Baltimore Space Assembly, Test Facility Construction

Northrop Grumman has broken ground on its new $20 million Maryland Space Assembly and Test facility, which is based on the company’s Baltimore campus that is next to Baltimore Washington International Thurgood… Read more »

Exelis to Maintain Military Family Housing in Germany; Ken Hunzeker Comments

Exelis to Maintain Military Family Housing in Germany; Ken Hunzeker Comments

Exelis has been awarded a potential five-year, $32 million contract by the U.S. Air Forces in Europe to maintain government-owned family housing facilities in the Kaiserslautern Military Community based in Germany. The… Read more »

Chris Marzilli: FAA Certifies General Dynamics Radio Tech for Controller-Pilot Communications

Chris Marzilli: FAA Certifies General Dynamics Radio Tech for Controller-Pilot Communications

A General Dynamics business unit has obtained approval from the Federal Aviation Administration for radio systems designed to help air traffic controllers and aircraft pilots exchange digital voice communications. General Dynamics… Read more »

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