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Raytheon to Update Aircraft RF ID System; Glenn Bassett Comments

Raytheon will update its radio frequency-based identification system for military aircraft under a modified contract with the U.S. Army. The Army placed the order for the Identification Friend or Foe interrogator in 2012 with the goal of minimizing disruptions to the national airspace system and civilian air traffic, Raytheon said Friday. …

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Engility Named Prime on Potential $900M SPAWAR Contract; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

Engility Holdings Inc. has been named one of 15 prime contractors under a $900 million Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center program to provide business and force support services. The company will offer command, control, communications, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities, Engility said Thursday. “Engility has won …

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Northrop Grumman to Provide Curacao Ground-to-Air Comm System

A Northrop Grumman subsidiary has won a contract with the Dutch Caribbean Air Navigation Service Provider to deploy a communication system for pilots and ground personnel in the Curacao region. U.K.-based Park Air Systems will install radios atop  Curacao island’s Seru Gracia, where flights between North and South America pass by, Northrop …

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Louis Berger to Support USAID Programs in Asia, Mideast

The Louis Berger Group has signed an $8 million logistics support agreement and two indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts with the U.S. Agency for International Development for aid programs to the Philippines and other countries. The first accord aims to help USAID provide security and logistics, manage information and monitor its activities in the southern Philippine island …

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Neustar CTO Mark Bregman Joins FCC Technological Advisory Council

Mark Bregman, Neustar senior vice president and chief technology officer, has been appointed to the Federal Communications Commission‘s Technological Advisory Council. The council is responsible for helping the FCC identify technology innovations and developing policies that aim to support job creation and economic competitiveness in the country, Neustar said Thursday. “Neustar’s …

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Symantec Chief Steve Bennett to Join Obama’s Telecom Advisory Board

Symantec President and CEO Steve Bennett has been appointed as the newest member of the White House’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee. Bennett will serve a standard three-year NSTAC term, Symantec said Wednesday. Established in 1982, the NSTAC brings together industry executives and government representatives to provide the president with recommendations on creating …

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