SD DEFENSE

GA-EMS to Develop Advanced Propulsion System for Unmanned Undersea Vehicles

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems Inc. said on Dec. 20 that it received a contract to develop a motor for unmanned undersea vehicles.

Escondido-Based I.E. Pacific Awarded $9.9M Navy Construction Deal

The U.S. Navy awarded Escondido-based I.E. Pacific Inc. a $9.9 million task order for the renovation of bachelor enlisted quarters at Naval Base Ventura County in Port Hueneme.

Cubic Corp. Gets a $40.5M U.S. Army Contract for Mission Support Services

The work is for the Joint Readiness Training Center at Fort Polk, Louisiana, a place for the armed services to conduct realistic war simulations before deployment.

Kratos Reports Getting a Military Contract Worth up to $27M

The company revealed few details of the contract, saying only that it was providing unmanned drone systems to a U.S. government agency.

Signal Jammers Will be Made in S.D. as Part of Northrop Grumman's $23.2M Contract

The Pentagon is asking Northrop Grumman Corp. for more of its JCREW signal jammers.

LRAD Corp. Reports 24% Revenue Gain in Fiscal Year

Revenue for fiscal 2017 was $20.3 million and grew from $16.4 million in fiscal 2016.

GA-ASI Awarded Two Military Contracts

The Defense Department announced two contracts for General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc.

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems Receives Defense Contract for Satellite System Work

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems Inc. said on Dec. 8 that it received a contract to support the U.S. Army’s ARGOS satellite system.

The U.S. Air Force Awards Northrop Grumman Corp. a $58.2M Contract

Work will be performed in San Diego and Qatar.

Pentagon Exercises Option Adding $20.9M to Viasat Deal

The Pentagon bought six months of satellite communication services from Viasat, exercising a $20.9 million option to an existing services contract.

R.A. Burch Construction Gets $22.5M Navy Deal

The U.S. Navy awarded R.A. Burch Construction Co. Inc. a $22.5 million task order for demolition, repair and renovation of buildings at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center at Twentynine Palms.

Cobham Gets $39M in Orders From Harris Corp.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions has received some $39 million in orders for radio-frequency microelectronics from defense contractor Harris Corp.

GA-ASI Gets a $17.5M U.S. Air Force Contract

The U.S. Air Force awarded General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. a $17.5 million contract.

Marathon Construction Gets a $9.6M Renovation Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Marathon Construction Corp. a $9.6 million task order to renovate Pier 13 at Naval Base San Diego, known informally as the 32nd Street naval station.

GA-EMS New Executive Named

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems has named Jim Mosquera vice president and chief technology officer.