Tag Archives: defense sector

Raytheon’s Thomas Kennedy: Trump Administration Opens Growth Opportunities for Defense Industry

Raytheon CEO Thomas Kennedy has said the White House’s measures to support the defense sector help U.S. contractors pursue growth opportunities in the international market, the Boston Business Journal reported Wednesday. “Having an administration that supports industry and going after international business changes the game,“ Kennedy said during Raytheon’s second-quarter earnings …

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Inmarsat to Offer Mobile Satcom Services to Turksat; Ensar Gul, Rupert Pearce Comment

Inmarsat has been selected to provide mobile satellite communications services for Turkey-based satellite operator Turksat through a memorandum of understanding. Inmarsat and Turksat will also work to explore new opportunities in the aviation and defense sectors under a strategic partnership formed under the MOU, Inmarsat said Friday. “The main objective …

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Deloitte’s John Powers: DoD Acquisition Reform Should Encourage Innovation

John Powers, Deloitte‘s federal defense sector lead, has noted the U.S. Defense Department‘s openness to make changes in the way it does business and offer incentives to industry partners. “This approach by DoD can create opportunities for innovation in weapons systems, supply chain management, deployment and support service delivery,” Powers said in …

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