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The U.S. government reported Aug. 26 that an unmanned Global Hawk aircraft owned by NASA is making a 24-hour flight over Tropical Storm Erika in the Atlantic Ocean to conduct storm research.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. has completed the sale of one of its businesses and took steps to pay down its debt, the corporation said on Aug. 24.
ViaSat Inc. received a five-year contract for military radios that could ultimately be worth as much as $514.3 million, the Pentagon announced Aug. 21.
Cubic Corp. said on Aug. 19 that it received a series of contracts from Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) to put Cubic training electronics in the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter aircraft.
The debate over the role of a future, carrier-launched unmanned aircraft continues at the Pentagon, U.S. Navy Adm. Jonathan Greenert told reporters last week.
The U.S. Navy said that it has inked a landmark agreement with Sempra U.S. Gas & Power, one that constitutes the largest purchase of renewable energy ever made by a federal entity.
The U.S. Navy awarded San Diego-based Harper Construction Co. Inc. an $18.1 million task order for construction at Naval Air Station Fallon in Nevada.
Raytheon Co. announced plans to fund a “Center of Innovation” at the Boys & Girls Clubs of South County as part of wider effort to support children in military families.
Four San Diego County companies whose business models combine military electronics with other pursuits reported quarterly operating results on Aug. 6.
Northrop Grumman Corp. hopes to sell several of its high-flying Triton surveillance drones to Australia, and looks like it’s trying to sweeten the pot.
The U.S. Navy said on July 30 that it awarded Exelis, now part of Harris Corp., a contract to deliver 46 airborne radio signal jammers used in F/A-18 Hornet aircraft.
The U.S. Navy awarded the San Diego office of Tetra Tech EC Inc. a $7.1 million contract modification for environmental cleanup at the Navy Exchange gas station in the Jackson Park housing complex in Bremerton, Wash. The deal includes options which, if exercised, would add as much as $200,000 to the cost.
MILITARY: Blumberg Has Led Military/Business Group Since 2005
Larry Blumberg, executive director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council, will retire from that position at the end of the year, the organization announced on July 24.
URS Federal Services Inc. of Germantown, Md. will manage hazardous materials for the Defense Logistics Agency for one more year at the U.S. Navy aircraft repair depot at Naval Air Station North Island, the Pentagon announced on July 24.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. received a one-year contract covering logistics support for the unmanned aircraft flown by the Italian air force. The deal could be worth as much as $10.5 million.