Tag Archives: U.S. Marine Corps

Marine Corps Orders $15M in Harris Falcon III Radios; George Helm Comments

Harris Corp. will provide Falcon III radios and related accessories to the U.S. Marine Corps AN/MRC-145 program under a $15 million contract designed to expand the branch’s communications network capabilities. The Falcon III AN/PRC-117G-based wideband radio systems can be mounted on land transports, have upgradeable software and are integrated with …

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Executive Profile: George Newstrom, VP and GM of Dell’s Federal Gov’t Services Business

George Newstrom serves as vice president and general manager of the federal government services business at Dell. Prior to Dell, he served as president and chief operating officer of Lee Technologies, president and CEO of WiSPER Technologies and as a corporate senior vice president at EDS. He has also served as secretary of technology, chief information officer and chief …

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Executive Profile: Cozy Bailey, Nat’l Security Programs Executive at Dell

Cozy Bailey serves as national security programs customer executive within the federal group of Dell‘s services segment. The more than 30-year technology veteran has responsibility for the company’s business in the Department of Homeland Security, Justice Department and intelligence community. He is a 1975 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, where he received a …

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Lockheed Hands F-35 ‘ALIS’ Logistics System to Test Sites; Mary Ann Horter Comments

Lockheed Martin has delivered the logistics system for the F-35 fighter jet to several flight test sites for validation work ahead of the system’s planned deployment next year. The U.S. military will evaluate the Autonomic Logistics Information System‘s high-speed data download and other capabilities before the scheduled integration into the F-35 fleet for military operations in 2015, Lockheed said Tuesday. Mary Ann …

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Dan Allen: Serco to Help Marines Carry Out Training, Simulation

Serco Inc. will help the U.S. Marine Corps hold warfighting seminars, combat rehearsals and simulations under a potential $18 million training systems support contract. The company will deliver support for the Combat Instructor School, collaborative tools, web development, command-and-control systems and training, Serco said Friday. “The Marines mission is critical to our national security and we …

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General Atomics, Northrop Demo UAV Electronic Warfare Tech at Marine Corps Exercise

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems demonstrated its Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper drone equipped with a Northrop Grumman-built electronic warfare system at a biannual flight training exercise hosted by the U.S. Marine Corps. GA-ASI’s Reaper worked to operate across an electromagnetic spectrum during the USMC Weapons and Tactics Instructor event held Oct. 20 …

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General Dynamics Information Technology Wins 2013 Secretary of Defense Logistics Award; Bernie Guerry Comments

The information technology business unit of General Dynamics has been chosen by the Office of the Secretary of Defense to receive the performance-based logistics award for 2013. General Dynamics Information Technology won the award for its work on the U.S. Marine Corps. combat operating center program, the company announced Thursday. The company …

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Northrop Wins Marine Corps C4ISR Contract; Ike Song Comments

Northrop Grumman has won a $7.3 million firm-fixed-price contract to provide life-cycle support for a mobile command, control and communications facility. The company will provide support for the AN/TYQ-23(V)4 tactical air Operations module and its related subsystems, Northrop Grumman announced Thursday. Under the contract, Northrop Grumman will enhance the system’s …

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