Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 04/05/2018

A&M Capital Buys Majority Stake in CNSI

Alvarez & Marsal Capital has acquired a controlling interest in Rockville, Maryland-based health information technology systems provider CNSI for an undisclosed sum. Jack McCarthy, senior managing director and co-founder of A&M Capital, said in a statement published Wednesday CNSI’s proven results and technical leadership position the company for future growth in federal and state markets…
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Wendy Koritko Promoted to Dewberry Associate VP

Wendy Kortiko, controller at Dewberry, has been promoted to associate vice president at the Fairfax, Virginia-based professional services contractor. Dewberry said Wednesday Koritko most recently led the company’s financial services group and its financial reporting, annual operations budget, revenue recognition and external audit functions…
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U.K.’s $500M MQ-9 UAV Support Extension Request Gets State Dept Approval

The State Department has approved a potential $500 million foreign military sale of defense articles and support services for the U.K’s fleet of MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles. General Atomics‘ aeronautical systems business and MAG Aerospace will serve as prime contractors for the sale, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Wednesday…
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Executive Spotlight: An Interview With Wayne Lucernoni, President of ASRC Federal’s Information Systems and Technology Group

ExecutiveBiz recently spoke with Wayne Lucernoni about joining ASRC Federal and where he sees the company heading. “I am a firm believer that an organizational culture that emphasizes teamwork, ethics and community involvement not only creates a great place to work, but also enables success…
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NASA Selects L&M Technologies for $61M Marshall Center Logistics Support IDIQ

L&M Technologies will provide logistics services to NASA‘s Marshall Space Flight Center under a potential five-year, $60.5 million contract. NASA said Thursday work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract includes equipment, moves and furniture, mail, shipping and receiving, motor pool and transportation and flight hardware support…
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Report: Boeing to Kick Off Navy Super Hornet Service Life Extension Program

Boeing will begin an effort to extend the service life of the U.S. Navy‘s fleet of F/A-18E/F Super Hornet fighter aircraft after the first plane arrives this week, Defense News reported Wednesday…
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SpaceX Dragon Spacecraft Reaches ISS for 14th Cargo Delivery Mission

A SpaceX-built Dragon spacecraft arrived at the International Space Station on Wednesday to deliver 5,800 pounds of crew supplies and scientific experiments, Space.com reported Wednesday. Astronauts aboard ISS used the Canadarm2 robotic arm to capture Dragon at 6:40 a…
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Army Launches Northrop-Built WGS Satcom Training System

The U.S. Army has unveiled a Northrop Grumman-built training system designed to educate soldiers on the management and operations of the Wideband Global SATCOM satellite communications program. Northrop said Wednesday the Wideband Training and Certification System is accessible on workstations at the Army Cyber Center of Excellence in Fort Gordon, Georgia…
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Maj. Gen. Christopher Ballard Named NSA SIGINT Deputy Director

Maj. Gen. Christopher Ballard, commanding general of the U.S. Army‘s Intelligence and Security Command, has been assigned to the National Security Agency as deputy director for NSA’s signals intelligence directorate…
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BAE’s Software Testing Platform Completes 2 Test Events Under DARPA’s Hallmark Program

BAE Systems has completed two test events for a testbed it developed under a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program to help the U.S. military assess and integrate space command-and-control systems…
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Cubic to Demo Maritime, Air Combat Training Tools at Navy League Expo; Dave Buss Comments

A Cubic business division will exhibit air combat and maritime training systems at the Navy League’s three-day Sea-Air-Space Exposition that will kick off Monday, April 9, in National Harbor, Maryland…
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6 Companies Win Spots on Potential $25.5B OCONUS Army Aircraft, Equipment Maintenance Contract

Six companies have won spots on a potential 10-year, $25.5 billion contract to help maintain the U.S. Army‘s aircraft and support equipment deployed primarily outside the continental U.S. Work also covers minor modification, supply chain management and personnel support in various theaters of operation, the Defense Department said Wednesday…
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VIDEO: Navy Diver Training

SASEBO, Japan (March 16, 2018) Navy divers assigned to Commander, Fleet Activities Sasebo, Japan, conduct emergency surfacing and hyperbolic chamber training. (U.S. Marine Corps video/Released) 180316-N-VA308-632
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