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  • Aerospace Industries Association Unveils 2018 Board of Governors Members - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Aerospace Industries Association Unveils 2018 Board of Governors Members

    The Aerospace Industries Association has named at least 20 executives from the government contracting sector to its board of governors for 2018. Thomas Kennedy, chairman and CEO of Raytheon, will succeed Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg as chairman of AIA, the trade group said Monday. William Brown, chairman, president and CEO of Harris, will serve as […] More

  • L3 Books Multiple Free Space Optics Tech Supply Contracts From DoD, Other Clients - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    L3 Books Multiple Free Space Optics Tech Supply Contracts From DoD, Other Clients

    L3 Technologies has secured multiple contracts from Defense Department and space industry customers to develop free space optics technologies designed to help protect signal integrity of high-bandwidth communication systems. The company said Tuesday its L3 Communication Systems-West business will carry out work under the FSO contracts. “Our focus on bringing innovation to the space and near-space domains reflects […] More

  • L3 Joins Boeing's Navy XLUUV Design Contract Team - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    L3 Joins Boeing’s Navy XLUUV Design Contract Team

    L3 Technologies has joined a Boeing-led team that won a potential $42.3 million contract to design an extra large unmanned undersea vehicle platform for the U.S. Navy. L3 said Thursday it will design and integrate autonomous, mission planning, cybersecurity, navigation and anti-tamper technologies into the team’s XLUUV offering. Christopher Kubasik, L3 president and chief operating officer, said […] More

  • L3 to Produce UAS Tech Platforms for Army Apache Manned-Unmanned Teaming Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    L3 to Produce UAS Tech Platforms for Army Apache Manned-Unmanned Teaming Program

    L3 Technologies has received a $97 million production contract to support the U.S. Army‘s Apache Manned/Unmanned Teaming – eXpanded Capabilities program that seeks to integrate modern warfighting technologies into the military’s AH-64E fleet. The company said Monday the MUMT-X program aims to facilitate communications and data exchange between manned and unmanned aircraft platforms. L3’s Communications Systems-West […] More

  • L3 Gets Air National Guard Contract for Satcom Terminals, Training Services - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    L3 Gets Air National Guard Contract for Satcom Terminals, Training Services

    L3 Technologies has secured a contract to provide satellite communications terminals and on-site training services to the Joint Incident Site Communications Capability teams of the U.S. Air National Guard. The company said Monday it is scheduled to deliver 46 Hawkeye III Lite very small aperture terminals to JISCC groups in the fourth quarter of 2017. Hawkeye VSATs […] More

  • UK Air Force Gets Third L3-Built SIGINT Aircraft - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    UK Air Force Gets Third L3-Built SIGINT Aircraft

    L3 Technologies has transferred the third and last RC-135V/W Rivet Joint signals intelligence aircraft to the U.K. air force. The RJ aircraft is designed to provide intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance support for global security missions as part of the U.S.-U.K. Airseeker program, L3 said said Wednesday. U.K. procured three KC-135R tankers for conversion by L3 to RC-135V/W aircraft […] More

  • L3 Delivers Passenger Screening System to Istanbul Airport - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    L3 Delivers Passenger Screening System to Istanbul Airport

    L3 Technologies has delivered its ProVision 2 passenger screening system to the Istanbul Ataturk Airport in Turkey. The company said Wednesday the order brings the total number of deployed ProVision platforms to 2,000 systems worldwide. ProVision works to detect metallic and non-metallic objects such as weapons, explosives, liquids, gels, plastics, powders, metals, ceramics and other materials. […] More

  • 35-Year USAF Vet Charles Davis Named Seabury A&D Consulting Division EVP - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    35-Year USAF Vet Charles Davis Named Seabury A&D Consulting Division EVP

    Charles Davis, a retired lieutenant general from the U.S. Air Force, has joined Seabury Advisory Group as executive vice president of the company’s aerospace and defense consulting business. He will report directly to President and CEO Christopher Kubasik and work to help the company expand operations and offerings in the A&D market in his new […] More

  • Christopher Kubasik Joins Seabury Group's Advisory Board; John Luth Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Christopher Kubasik Joins Seabury Group’s Advisory Board; John Luth Comments

    Christopher Kubasik, formerly president and chief operating officer Lockheed Martin until 2012, has been appointed to the board of advisers at Seabury Group, an advisory and investment banking company. “In joining Seabury’s board of advisors, Chris joins a distinguished group that includes Douglas Steenland, formerly CEO of Northwest Airlines and David Turnbull, former CEO of the Swire Group and […] More

  • Christopher Kubasik Joins Spirit AeroSystems' Board; Bob Johnson Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Christopher Kubasik Joins Spirit AeroSystems’ Board; Bob Johnson Comments

    Christopher Kubasik, formerly president and chief operating officer at Lockheed Martin, has joined Spirit AeroSystems's board of directors. Kubasik served as Lockheed’s electronic systems executive vice president from 2007 to 2009, EVP and chief financial officer from 2001 to 2007 and VP and controller from 1999 to 2001, Spirit AeroSystems said Wednesday. “Chris brings a wealth […] More

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    Lockheed Martin elects Christopher Kubasik new president and COO

    Today, Lockheed Martin announced that its board of directors has elected Christopher Kubasik president and chief operating officer, effective Jan. 1, 2010. Kubasik currently serves as executive vice president of Lockheed Martin's Electronic Systems business unit, with 2008 sales of $11.6 billion, a portfolio of more than 1,400 programs and customers in 43 nations. “Re-establishing […] More

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