Tag Archives: U.S. Marine Corps

Northrop Wins Marines Enterprise Network IT Support Contract

Northrop Grumman‘s information technology business unit won an $11,607,556 task order from the Navy to provide technical and information technology support for Marine Corps computer networks. The Defense Department said this is the first option year of a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract. Northrop will support the Marine Corps’ network operations …

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Lockheed Delivers First F-35 Jets to Marine Corps

Lockheed Martin delivered two F-35B short takeoff/vertical landing jets to the U.S. Marine Corps, the company announced Wednesday. Both jets have been assigned to the second Marine Aircraft Wing’s Marine fighter/Attack Training Squadron 501 residing at Eglin Air Force  Base in Florida. The F-35 Lightening II is a fifth generation fighter …

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Agencies Hopping on Google Plus Bandwagon

NASA led the way in joining Google Plus, and now more federal agencies are quickly following. The U.S. Navy, the U.S. Marine Corps, and the National Nuclear Security Administration, among other agencies, have now joined Google’s social network, according to a report from Information Week. Originally only made available to …

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Lockheed Martin to Develop Smartphones for US Marine Corps

Lockheed Martin will be developing a tactical smartphone network for the U.S. Marine Corps. The smartphones are being produced to support their humanitarian assistance and disaster relief mission exercises. The Office of Naval Research purchased the MONAX system, which the Marine Corps Forces Pacific Experimentation Center acquired. The MONAX system is a portable …

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ATK Wins $50 Million IDIQ Contract with US Marine Corps

ATK announced today its Eagle Industries business has received a five-year, $50 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from the Marine Corps System Command. The firm will produce the U.S. Marine Corps’ new USMC Pack. “We take pride in producing products that support our military in combat operations and training environments,” said Ron …

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ATK, General Dynamics Team for Marine Corps Mortar System

ATK and General Dynamics have signed a teaming agreement to offer a full-up solution fulfilling the U.S. Marine Corps’ requirements for the rifled, 120mm Precision extended range mortar. ATK will be the prime contractor for the PERM engineering and manufacturing development program, providing guidance fuze technology combined with General Dynamics’ propulsion …

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QinetiQ North America Wins Task Order with US Marine Corps

QinetiQ North America has been awarded a task order by the U.S. Marine Corps, worth $7.4 million over a one-year base period with two one-year options. The contract was awarded under the MARCORSYSCOM’s Commercial Enterprise Omnibus Support Services Blanket Purchase Agreement. QinetiQ NA will provide engineering, acquisition, logistics and programmatic …

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Wyle Works with US Marines on Environmental Sustainability

Wyle has participated in assessment of noise exposure for the East and West coast basing of the U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightening II aircraft. The company also supported TEC Inc. in developing the aircraft’s East and West Coast Basing Environmental Impact Statement, which gives the green light for the basing …

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