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Epsilon Systems Solutions Navy Contract Potentially Worth $53M

San Diego-based Epsilon Systems Solutions said it recently received work from the U.S. Navy that could be worth up to $53 million over three years if the customer exercises all of its options.

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General Atomics ASI Receives $57.5M Delivery Order From the Air Force

The U.S. Air Force said that it ordered $57.5 million worth of electronic equipment from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. of Poway.

Indus Technology to Compete for Navy Contracts Potentially Worth Up to $36.8M

Indus Technology Inc. has a new opportunity to go after U.S. Navy electronics work.

General Dynamics Nassco Gets $62.6M Navy Contract Mod for Dry Dock Work

The U.S. Navy awarded General Dynamics Nassco a $62.6 million deal to put the USS Pearl Harbor into dry dock for maintenance and alterations

Job Fair at Camp Pendleton Targets Military Spouses

More than 45 employers will be on hand to meet employment-seeking military spouses during a job fair and a pre-event networking reception next week at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton.

Part of Exelis’ $91.7M Defense Contract Work Will Be Done in San Diego

The Defense Department recently awarded Exelis Inc. a $91.7 million contract modification, exercising an option to build and deliver 42 signal-jamming systems for U.S. Navy F/A-18 fighter aircraft.

Part of Exelis’ $91.7M Electronics Work Will Be Done in San Diego

The Defense Department recently awarded Exelis Inc. a $91.7 million contract modification, exercising an option to build and deliver 42 signal-jamming systems for U.S. Navy F/A-18 fighter aircraft.

Nassco Delivers Newest MLP, Gets Work Modification

General Dynamics Nassco delivered the auxiliary ship USNS John Glenn to the U.S. Navy March 12, the same day that the Pentagon announced a $128.5 million deal for work on the John Glenn’s sister ship.

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Australia to Buy Several Northrop Grumman Triton UAVs

The Australian government said it plans to buy several Triton unmanned surveillance aircraft built by Northrop Grumman Corp. in a deal likely to be worth hundreds of millions of dollars.

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Nassco Delivers USNS John Glenn to Navy, Gets Contract Modification for Sister Ship

General Dynamics Nassco delivered the auxiliary ship USNS John Glenn to its U.S. Navy customer on March 12 while separately on the same day, the Pentagon announced a $128.5 million deal for work on the John Glenn’s sister ship.

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Kratos Reports Net Loss of $37.2M for 2013 Fiscal Year

Kratos Defense and Security Solutions, which makes electronics for military and commercial customers, closed out its fourth quarter with a net loss of $7.4 million on revenue of $235.7 million.

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Leidos Awarded Multimillion-Dollar Navy Contract to do Behavioral Health Research

Leidos Inc. has received a prime contract from the Naval Medical Logistics Command that could worth be $7.3 million if the U.S. Navy exercises all its options.

Foreign Sales Show Co. Goes Extra Mile

DEFENSE: Datron’s ‘Loaners’ Also Part of Marketing Strategy

Few San Diego County companies view Afghanistan as a business opportunity.

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Cubic Completes Acquisition of Intific

Cubic Corp. has completed the acquisition of Intific Inc., an Austin, Texas-based advanced technology company focused on software and game-based solutions in modeling and simulation, training and education, cyber warfare, and neuroscience.

Part of Lockheed Martin Work on New Navy Ship to Be Done in San Diego

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin Corp. a $10.8 million contract option covering the post-delivery support for one of its new ships, the future USS Milwaukee.