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Lockheed to Help Sierra Nevada Corp. Build NASA’s Dream Chaser Spacecraft; Jim Crocker Comments

Lockheed Martin and Sierra Nevada Corp.’s space systems have partnered to construct the next-generation dream chaser spacecraft, according to a Daily Camera article. In August, Sierra Nevada won a $212.5 million contract to develop the dream chaser spacecraft that could ferry American astronauts into space for NASA’s commercial crew program. …

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NCMA Appoints Michael Fischetti New Director

The National Contract Management Association has named Michael Fischetti, JD, CPCM, as executive director, officially taking the position on July 9, 2012. The NCMA is a professional resource in the field of contract management and the organization’s committee for the executive director search was led by Elliott Branch, the organization’s president. …

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Harris Completes Preliminary Design Review for Radar Satellite Payload

Harris Corp. has completed a two-day preliminary design review for a synthetic aperture radar satellite payload, which is a result of a previously awarded 30-month contract with Sierra Nevada Corporation. The contract is part of NASA‘s rapid response space works and modular space vehicles program for the Defense Department‘s Operationally Responsive Space …

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ICF International Wins Supplemental Grant from the U.S. Department of State

ICF International subsidiary, ICF Incorporated LLC, has received supplemental funds from the U.S. Department of State’s Middle East Partnership Initiative. The additional $2.7 million award will support the MEPI by expanding activities within its exisitng cooperative agreement, “Innovative Collaboration to Empower Women in the Middle East.” The award increases the …

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Expert: FBI Taps Hackers to Be Informants

The FBI and U.S. Secret Service have used the threat of prison to create an army of informers, resulting in nearly one in four hackers becoming a cyberspace snitch, according to experts who spoke to the Guardian. Eric Corley, who publishes hacker magazine 2600, told the U.K. newspaper he believes …

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Update: Fire and Ice Gala Oct. 17

EVENTS | On Saturday, Oct. 17, more than 600 military, government, corporate and community leaders will join in support of military members and their families at the 2009 Fire and Ice Ball. With two months to go, how are preparations going? Here’s what the event’s co-chairs — Jim Sheaffer of …

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Mark the date: Fire and Ice Ball on Saturday, October 17

For CSC’s Jim Sheaffer and Microsoft’s Teresa Carlson, it’s a shared mission: supporting the DC area’s veterans and their families. As president of CSC’s North American Public Sector, Jim Sheaffer and the CSC team routinely recruit veterans, members of the Coast Guard, and Army Reserve. CSC also works with the …

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