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Sikorsky, Turkey Enter Agreements to Produce 109 Black Hawk-Based Utility Helicopters

Sikorsky, Turkey Enter Agreements to Produce 109 Black Hawk-Based Utility Helicopters - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin‘s Sikorsky subsidiary has entered agreements with Turkey’s government and aerospace companies in the country to license production of 109 T70 utility helicopters based on Black Hawk aircraft. Sikorsky said Thursday Turkish Aerospace Industries will build and deliver T70 aircraft within the next 10 years as prime contractor for the $3.5 billion Turkish Utility Helicopter …

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BlackBerry Updates AtHoc Crisis Mgmt Platform to Address Emergency Communication Issues

BlackBerry Updates AtHoc Crisis Mgmt Platform to Address Emergency Communication Issues - top government contractors - best government contracting event

BlackBerry‘s AtHoc division has updated its crisis management platform in an effort to address market trends. BlackBerry said Monday the updates include an option to create rules for forwarding alerts received from external organizations and sources, automated staff mustering, management alerting and severity-codified notifications. “Critical events are inherently complex, and our customers have been …

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Sikorsky Receives $85M FMS Contract Modification From Army for Black Hawk Retrofitting

Sikorsky Receives $85M FMS Contract Modification From Army for Black Hawk Retrofitting - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of Lockheed Martin, has received an $85 million modification to a foreign military sale contract from the U.S. Army to restore Mexico’s UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters to full operations. Sikorsky will conduct the retrofitting of the helicopters in West Palm Beach, Florida, with a planned end date of April 2019, the Defense …

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Boeing’s Insitu to Produce 5th Batch of Navy Blackjack UAS Under $72M Deal

Boeing's Insitu to Produce 5th Batch of Navy Blackjack UAS Under $72M Deal - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Boeing subsidiary Insitu has received a $71.6 million contract to manufacture a fifth batch of RQ-21A Blackjack unmanned aircraft systems for the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Tuesday that Insitu will produce six Blackjack air vehicles, ground control stations, launch-and-recovery systems and shipboard equipment kits under the low-rate initial production contract. Insitu will conduct the …

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Schneider Electric-Black & Veatch JV to Help Build Microgrid at Marine Corps Base in San Diego

Schneider Electric-Black & Veatch JV to Help Build Microgrid at Marine Corps Base in San Diego - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A joint venture of Schneider Electric‘s U.S. subsidiary and infrastructure development company Black & Veatch has won a potential two-year, $21.9 million contract to design and build an energy security microgrid system for a San Diego-based U.S. Marine Corps air base. The U.S. Navy asked Schneider Electric USA““Black & Veatch JV to construct …

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Accela, OpenGov Forge Financial Intell Partnership for Govt Clients; Maury Blackman Comments

Accela, OpenGov Forge Financial Intell Partnership for Govt Clients; Maury Blackman Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Accela and OpenGov have formed a partnership to provide financial intelligence to customer agencies and their constituents through an integrated technology platform. An integration of Accela’s Finance and Administration and OpenGov technologies will transition financial data to OpenGov’s cloud platform and allow public officials and citizens to gain insights on government spending and performance, OpenGov said …

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Boeing’s Insitu to Provide Blackjack UAS Logistics, Training Support Under Navy Contract

Boeing's Insitu to Provide Blackjack UAS Logistics, Training Support Under Navy Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Boeing subsidiary Insitu has received a $10 million U.S. Navy contract to provide logistics, training, field service and other interim contractor support services for the Boeing-built RQ-21A Blackjack unmanned aircraft system. The Defense Department said Wednesday the cost-reimbursable contract has a scheduled completion date of October 2018. Work will occur in Cherry Point, …

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Lockheed’s Systems Made Simple Lands VA Claims Processing Task Order; Horace Blackman Comments

Lockheed's Systems Made Simple Lands VA Claims Processing Task Order; Horace Blackman Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Systems Made Simple has been awarded a five-year task order to help the Department of Veterans Affairs process disability claims and streamline the delivery of benefits to retired service personnel. The Lockheed Martin-owned company won the task order through the Transformation Twenty One Total Technology contract worth approximately $262 million, …

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Northrop Team Concludes Army Black Hawk Design Review; Ike Song Comments

Northrop Team Concludes Army Black Hawk Design Review; Ike Song Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Northrop Grumman and several partners have completed a critical design review of the UH-60V Black Hawk helicopter as part of a program to update the rotorcraft. The company said Monday it worked with the U.S. Army, Prototype Integration Facility and Redstone Defense Systems to assess the helicopter's design, software architecture, technical data package, navigation system and portability …

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Blackstone Technology Group Helps DHS Build Mobile DevOps Platform

Blackstone Technology Group Helps DHS Build Mobile DevOps Platform - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Department of Homeland Security has collaborated with Blackstone Technology Group to develop a shared service platform for agency information technology professionals to build, test and implement mobile applications. Blackstone Technology said Wednesday the DHS’s Office of the Chief Information Officer has featured the development-and-operations platform Carwash as an innovation project model …

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Boeing-Built Blackjack UAS Begins Initial Operations

Boeing-Built Blackjack UAS Begins Initial Operations - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps' Boeing-built RQ-21A Blackjack unmanned aircraft system will kick off its initial operation after the program received a go signal. Lt. Gen. Jon Davis, Marine Corps' deputy commandant for aviation, said the first Marine unmanned aerial vehicle squadron has been confirmed for deployment with …

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BlackMesh Obtains FedRAMP Certification for Red Hat Cloud Platform-Based PaaS Product; Eric Mandel Comments

BlackMesh Obtains FedRAMP Certification for Red Hat Cloud Platform-Based PaaS Product; Eric Mandel Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

BlackMesh's platform-as-a-service cloud offering has received a Federal Risk Authorization Management Program certification. BlackMesh's SecureCloud PaaS product is based on Red Hat-built OpenShift cloud platform, BlackMesh said Tuesday. Red Hat's OpenShift works to help developers build, run, manage and deploy cloud services and other applications. “Achieving FedRAMP certification for SecureCloud …

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