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The 2017 Pentagon budget will come into a little more focus later this month as the House Armed Services Committee looks over the National Defense Authorization Act. It’s a big deal because the Pentagon spends a lot in San Diego County: $24.8 billion in fiscal 2015. That’s according to analysis by SDMAC, the San Diego Military Advisory Council.April 25, 2016 10:22 a.m. $$ Share
Cubic Corp., the defense contractor that also makes fare-collection technology for mass transit, reported net income of $10.1 million, or 38 cents per diluted share, on sales of $366 million for the second quarter of its 2016 fiscal year.
The U.S. Navy awarded Mira Mesa-based Coffman Specialties Inc. an $18 million task order for runway repair and aircraft lighting repair at Naval Air Station Fallon in Nevada, east of Reno.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said April 26 that its Kratos ISE subsidiary was working with the government of Oman on an advanced space radio monitoring system.
Republicans on the House Armed Services Committee unveiled a Pentagon budget proposal for fiscal 2017 that modifies the Obama administration’s.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said on April 20 that it received a $5.0 million contract for hardened tactical facilities.
The U.S. Navy lab on Point Loma awarded Coherent Technical Services Inc. a two-year, $20.5 million contract modification to conduct research and development on emerging navigation technology.
The U.S. Army recently awarded aerospace engineering work to General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc., which builds the Army’s Grey Eagle unmanned aircraft.
The U.S. Navy recently awarded Virginia-based Huntington Ingalls Industries contracts covering an extended maintenance period for the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt, which arrived in its new San Diego homeport in November.
Herman/JCG Co. JV of San Diego is among four small businesses that received multiple-award contracts for design and build construction services, the Pentagon announced on April 8. The Army Corps of Engineers in Little Rock, Ark. awarded the deals.
Three San Diego County small businesses received contracts to remove and install nonskid surfaces to the decks of U.S. Navy ships in the San Diego area. Work could extend to 2021.
Cubic Corp. said April 11 that it received a four-year, $3.6 million contract to support the U.S. Army Europe Joint Multinational Readiness Center at Hohenfels in Bavaria, Germany.
Two companies with San Diego ties will compete to build small military aircraft that will travel in swarms and be reusable up to 20 times.
The U.S. Air Force awarded Northrop Grumman Corp. a $30.3 million modification to a previously awarded contract for Lot 11 production of its Global Hawk aircraft.
Webcor Builders, a contractor with a San Diego presence since 2000, was recently awarded a $69 million project at Camp Pendleton with its joint venture partner, Bethel Contracting LLC.