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DARPA Awards BAE Systems $6.5M for the COFFEE Program

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded BAE Systems’ FAST Labs™ research and development organization a $6.5 million contract for the COmpact Front-end Filters at the ElEment-level (COFFEE) program. COFFEE aims to provide filter technology to improve performance ...
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Navy Awards Raytheon a $160M Contract for Dual Band Radar Design and Engineering

Raytheon Co., Tewksbury, Massachusetts, is awarded a $160,171,318 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, and cost-only contract for Dual Band Radar (DBR) design agent and technical engineering efforts. Engineering efforts and supplies are required to support the DBR systems installed aboard CVN-78 and DDG-1000 ...
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Northrop Grumman Presents New Space Assembly and Test Facility in Baltimore

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) today opened its Maryland Space Assembly and Test (MSAT) 2 facility at the company’s Baltimore campus. The 55,000 square foot facility provides a digitally integrated manufacturing, assembly and test hub to support customer needs and ...
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Maxar Selected By L3Harris For Tranche 1 Tracking Layer Contract

Maxar Technologies, provider of comprehensive space solutions and secure, precise, geospatial intelligence, today announced it has been selected by L3Harris Technologies for the design and production of 14 spacecraft platforms and associated support for its Tranche 1 Tracking Layer contract with the ...
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Naval Sea Systems Awards Lockheed Martin $18M Contract to Test the Aegis Weapon System

Lockheed Martin, Rotary and Mission Systems, Moorestown, New Jersey, is awarded a $17,597,325 cost-plus-incentive-fee modification to previously awarded contract N00024-15-C-5151 to exercise options for ship integration and test of the Aegis Weapon System (AWS) for AWS baselines through Advanced Capability ...
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Five Stones Research Corp (5SRC) Awarded $266M Contract to Help Protect MDA Weapons Systems

Five Stones Research Corp. (5SRC),* Huntsville, Alabama, is being awarded a competitive cost-plus-fixed-fee level-of-effort contract. The total value of this contract is $266,416,474. Under this new contract, the contractor will provide support that includes providing improved weapons systems cybersecurity through ...
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B-2 Spirit Undergoes Successful Test and Northrop Considers New Capabilities

A B-2 Spirit’s successful release of a Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile-Extended Range weapon during a flight test last year could pave the way for the stealth bomber to one day carry the powerful cruise missiles in combat, according to a Northrop Grumman executive. The ...
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Lockheed Martin in Littleton, CO is 1 of 3 Companies Chosen by NASA for Moon’s Solar Array Tech

NASA has selected three companies to further advance work on deployable solar array systems that will help power the agency’s human and robotic exploration of the Moon under Artemis. Through Artemis missions, NASA will return humans to the Moon and establish a ...
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USSF Awards Contract to Orion Space Solutions for Tetra-5 Mission

Team of mostly small aerospace companies wins USSF mission development contract. Louisville, CO, August 16, 2022—U.S. Space Force (USSF) has awarded Orion Space Solutions a contract to develop three spacecraft in support of USSF’s mission to advance and launch new ...
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CubeSat Manufacturing Facility Opens in Colorado From Raytheon’s Blue Canyon

 Raytheon-owned Blue Canyon Technologies opened the doors of a new satellite manufacturing facility in Colorado that will increase its production capacity to 85 space vehicles per year from 50 and could help cement its parent company’s position as a leader ...
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American Airlines Receives Boeing 787 Delivery for the First Time Since ’21

American Airlines has confirmed it expects to receive delivery of its first Boeing 787-8 as early as today. In a statement sent to Simple Flying today, the airline said: "American expects to receive its first Boeing 787-8 delivery of 2022 ...
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SpaceX Polaris Dawn Has Estimated December for its First Crewed Launch

The mission is led by billionaire Jared Isaacman. There will be a total of four people on board. They will attempt a historic spacewalk. Back in May, we brought you the news that SpaceX was training astronauts for the world's first commercial ...
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AECOM Awarded a $9M Contract to Renovate McDermott Library in Colorado Springs

AECOM, Colorado Springs, Colorado, was awarded a $9,350,180 firm-fixed-price contract to renovate Fairchild Hall McDermott Library at the U.S. Air Force Academy. Bids were solicited via the internet with one received. Work will be performed at the Air Force Academy, ...
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Lockheed Martin awarded $225M for the production F-35A aircrafts

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is awarded a not-to-exceed $224,875,729 undefinitized modification (P00014) to a previously awarded, fixed-price incentive (firm-target), advanced acquisition contract (N0001920C0009). This modification increases the ceiling to procure long lead-time materials, parts, ...
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LinQuest Corporation awarded $31.7M contract for support HQ U.S. Space Command

LinQuest Corporation Los Angeles, California, has been awarded a $31,676,388 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for support to Headquarters U.S. Space Command, a unified combat command for space. This contract provides non-personnel services to include advisory and assistance and knowledge based services to ...
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Lockheed Martin Awarded $2.7B contract for Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems (GMLRS)

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded a $2,765,714,054 hybrid (cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price) contract for Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems (GMLRS) Alternative Warhead rocket pods, GMLRS Unitary Warhead rocket pods, Low-Cost Reduced Range Practice rocket pods, ...
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Peraton Awarded $360m max IDIQ contract for Nuclear Safety Cross-Check Analysis (NSCCA) and Nuclear Safety Analysis and Technical Evaluation (NSATE) Support

Peraton Inc., Herndon, Virginia, has been awarded a maximum $360,420,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for Nuclear Safety Cross-Check Analysis (NSCCA) and Nuclear Safety Analysis and Technical Evaluation (NSATE) support. This contract provides for NSCCA and NSATE to manage intercontinental ballistic missile software ...
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Kratos-MSI awarded a $61M Army Ground Aerial Target Control System Contract

Kratos-MSI, Fort Walton Beach, Florida, was awarded a $60,729,307 hybrid (cost-no-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price) contract to support the Army Ground Aerial Target Control System, including software updating, cyber security inspections and installation of replacement parts. Bids were solicited via the internet ...
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United Launch Services Awarded $224M FFP National Security Space Launch Contract

United Launch Services LLC, Centennial, Colorado, has been awarded $224,290,000 in firm-fixed-price task orders under the National Security Space Launch Phase 2 contract.  These task orders provide the basic launch services and mission integration for USSF-112 and USSF-87.  Work will ...
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United Launch Services awarded $224M National Security Space Launch Contract

United Launch Services LLC, Centennial, Colorado, has been awarded $224,290,000 in firm-fixed-price task orders under the National Security Space Launch Phase 2 contract. These task orders provide the basic launch services and mission integration for USSF-112 and USSF-87. Work will ...
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