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The U.S. Air Force put its first extended-range Reaper unmanned aircraft into service in August, the military and its contractor, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc., announced on Sept. 15.
Cubic Corp. has named Matthew J. Cole president of its transportation business, effective Oct. 1.
The U.S. Air Force awarded General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. a $51.5 million modification to a basic ordering agreement with the company.
LRAD Corp. said on Sept. 9 that it received a $1.2 million order for sound systems and accessories from an unnamed customer in Asia.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said on Sept. 8 that its Digital Fusion Solutions business received a task order under a U.S. Army contract.
Cubic Corp. named Amy Kruse as vice president and chief technical officer for its Cubic Global Defense unit, the business announced on Sept. 8.
A Dutch corporation will take the lead in a $25 million project to improve 5 miles of the Miramar fuel pipeline between Marine Corps Base Miramar and Naval Base Point Loma.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. is getting a new source of revenue: It plans to provide contract pilots for unmanned U.S. government-owned Predator aircraft.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said on Sept. 2 that its Micro Systems Inc. subsidiary received a three-year, $3.8 million contract award from Raytheon Missile Systems to provide radar tracking transponders for the AMRAAM missile.
Cubic Corp. reported it received a contract for its transportation unit and made a delivery on a contract for its defense unit.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said on Sept. 1 that its satellite electronics and cybersecurity business recently received a $50 million, five-year contract from an unnamed international customer.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said on Aug. 31 that a subsidiary recently received a $6.38 million task order related to ballistic missile defense and scientific research.
TriWest Healthcare Alliance announced the company is hiring 240 employees in San Diego at its new Operations Center, which is scheduled to open on Sept. 8.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. has paid $945,000 in back wages to 901 of its employees nationwide following a Department of Labor investigation, the federal agency said on Aug. 27.
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.