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GA-ASI Wins Aircraft Support Deals; Northrop Grumman to Build Tritons

Both Stand to Gain Hundreds of Millions of DollarsThe following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in December.

Northrop Grumman Draws Talent From Community Colleges

New Program Puts Budding Engineers to Work on Real-World Projects

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Executive Behind Growth of $850M Cubic Corp. Division to Move On

Matt Cole’s New Job Will Be in the Technology Space.

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Construction Worth $128M Coming to Camp Pendleton

Facilities to Serve Marines on the Job and at Meals.

Deep Space Clock Gets Down to Work With GA’s Support

Payload on OTB Satellite Is Part of a 1 Year Experiment

NASA’s experimental Deep Space Atomic Clock is now operating. It completed the commissioning phase of its journey in November.

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Soltek Pacific To Build Camp Pendleton Clinic

$27.1 Million Task Order Will Fund Work Through Spring of 2022

The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in December.

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Defense Bills Reach Their Final Forms

NASSCO in Line for $607 Million; GA-ASI, Northrop Grumman to See Benefits

Congress spent the weeks before Christmas finalizing the 2020 Defense Department budget.

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Northrop Grumman Receives Contract To Upgrade Fire Scout Electronics

Navy Is Studying How to Equip Aircraft With Weapons

The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in November and December.

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Cubic Acquisitions Face a Common Foe: Traffic Congestion

TECHNOLOGY: Trio of Businesses Pursues Market Worth Tens of Billions

It has been roughly one year since Cubic Corp. brought aboard a couple of large acquisitions in the traffic management space.

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Northrop Grumman Pursues Jammer Deal

DEFENSE: State Dept. OKs Anti-IED Systems for Australia

Northrop Grumman Corp. is lining up an overseas order for its battlefield signal jammers, which the company designs and builds in San Diego.

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Raytheon to Tend Shipboard Networks

Contract Has $75M Ceiling; Most of Work to Be Local

The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in November and December.

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General Atomics to Operate Fusion Reactor For 5 Additional Years

U.S. Department of Energy, Academic Researchers Pool Resources and Talents

General Atomics is getting five more years of federal funding to operate its experimental nuclear fusion reactor in Sorrento Valley.

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Centurum IT Poised To Support Satellite Communications

Deal Could Extend 5 Years And Maxes Out at $59.4M

The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in November.

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BAE Systems, Huntington Ingalls and NASSCO to Divide Shipyard Funds

$299M Added to Ship Repair Effort in Fiscal 2020

The U.S. Navy increased the overall amount of funding to repair certain surface ships in the Port of San Diego.

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Cubic Corp. Closes Out a $1.5B Year, Stock Tumbles

Co. Announces 2 Acquisitions, Offers Fiscal 2020 Guidance

Defense and transportation electronics specialist Cubic Corp. finished its 2019 fiscal year with revenue of slightly less than $1.5 billion.

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