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PAE ISR to Install UTC Payload Tech on “˜Resolute Eagle' UAS; Beth Beach Quoted

PAE ISR to Install UTC Payload Tech on “˜Resolute Eagle' UAS; Beth Beach Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

PAE ISR has chosen United Technologies Corp.‘s aerospace systems business to build an optical and laser designation technology for the Resolute Eagle unmanned aerial system. UTC Aerospace Systems will equip the aircraft with an TASE400 LD payload intended to help operators recognize objects, transmit data and process videos on board, PAE ISR said Monday. The laser …

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Honeywell, Army Test Helmet-Mounted Vision System in Bradley Fighting Vehicle

Honeywell, Army Test Helmet-Mounted Vision System in Bradley Fighting Vehicle - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Army has partnered with Honeywell to test a prototype virtual window technology on board the service’s Bradley fighting vehicle platform. Honeywell developed the vision system that integrates augmented and virtual reality functions with a helmet-mounted display as part of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s Ground X-Vehicle Technologies program, the company said Monday. The system, dubbed …

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Raytheon-Saab Team to Demo Guided Munition Tech Under Army Contract

Raytheon-Saab Team to Demo Guided Munition Tech Under Army Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The team of Raytheon and Saab has secured a contract from the U.S. Army to demonstrate a new guided munition technology for the man-portable, shoulder-launched Carl-Gustaf weapon system. Both companies plan to conduct firing tests of the guided munition in 2020 as part of efforts to address U.S. Special Operations Command’s requirement for an updated multirole weapon, Raytheon …

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Willard Williams Appointed 9th Way Solutions COO

Willard Williams Appointed 9th Way Solutions COO - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Willard Williams, a 26-year federal information technology market veteran, has joined 9th Way Solutions as chief operating officer of the Fairfax, Va.-based company. The company said Friday Williams will oversee operations in the enterprise and health IT services, systems and program management, and cyber and information security areas. He previously led enterprise …

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GE Aviation Opens DC Accelerator Hub to Support Gov’t Digital Transformation Efforts

GE Aviation Opens DC Accelerator Hub to Support Gov't Digital Transformation Efforts - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Electric‘s aviation business has opened a collaboration space in Washington, D.C., to help federal civilian and defense customers transform operations with digital products and services. GE Aviation established the Accelerator for data scientists, software developers and domain experts to work with government clients to condense multiple data points generated by …

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Northrop Demos New Missile Warhead Tech; Pat Nolan Quoted

Northrop Demos New Missile Warhead Tech; Pat Nolan Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman has showcased a missile warhead technology designed to help military customers counter targets such as ground vehicles and aircraft platforms. The company said Thursday its new warhead uses an updated Lethality Enhanced Ordnance fragmentation mechanism and a penetration capability while minimizing risk of collateral damage. Pat Nolan, vice president and …

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SAIC to Support USDA IT Modernization Centers of Excellence; Bob Genter Quoted

SAIC to Support USDA IT Modernization Centers of Excellence; Bob Genter Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Science Applications International Corp. has received three contracts to provide information technology modernization services to the Agriculture Department through centers of excellence led by the General Services Administration. SAIC said Thursday it will help USDA build a data analytics system, manage organizational change and train more than 100K employees under a single-award …

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NCI Gets Army IT Infrastructure Upgrade Contract; Paul Dillahay Comments

NCI Gets Army IT Infrastructure Upgrade Contract; Paul Dillahay Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

NCI Information Systems has received a $22M contract to modernize information technology infrastructure at the U.S. Army‘s Home Station Mission Command Centers located at nine domestic and international sites. The service’s program executive office for enterprise information systems awarded the contract that has three base years along with eight optional tasks, NCI said Thursday. …

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SES Unveils Satellite-Based Connectivity Service for IBM Cloud Platform

SES Unveils Satellite-Based Connectivity Service for IBM Cloud Platform - top government contractors - best government contracting event

SES Networks has partnered with IBM to help customers connect to a cloud computing platform from anywhere via a non-geostationary satellite network. Luxembourg-based SES said Thursday it will use the O3b Medium Earth Orbit system to offer fiber-like connectivity services on IBM Cloud to the government, maritime, aerospace and energy sectors. The partnership seeks to help clients …

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Ron VanCourt Appointed Systecon North America Strategic Dev’t Head

Ron VanCourt Appointed Systecon North America Strategic Dev't Head - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Ron VanCourt, a more than two-decade naval program management veteran, has been named director of strategic development at Systecon's North American business. He will oversee deal strategy, relationship-building and customer interface efforts in his new role, Systecon said. VanCourt previously served as program manager for the Naval Sea Systems Command 05V aircraft …

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