SD DEFENSE

5 S.D. Firms Compete for $30 million in U.S. Navy Work

Five San Diego construction firms will vie for $30 million worth of U.S. Navy work under a decision announced by the Pentagon Oct. 23.

U.S. Army Gives GA-ASI a $462.1M Contract for Servicing Drone

GA-ASI received a $462.1 million contract modification from the U.S. Army for a year’s worth of services for the Army’s Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft.

Co. Provides ‘Spares’ for Aircraft Carrier Systems

General Atomics’ Electromagnetic Systems unit is providing the Navy with repair parts for its next-generation aircraft catapult and arresting gear, which is being installed on the new USS Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carriers.

GA-ASI Retools for Extended-Range Drones

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. has made some changes in its Poway factory reflecting its U.S. Army client’s new preferences.

Pentagon Is a Big Fan of Northrop’s Jamming

Signal jammers are turning into a healthy business for Northrop Grumman Corp.

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Northrop Grumman Receives $15.2 million Navy Contract for Fire Scout Work

The U.S. Navy awarded Northrop Grumman Corp. a $15.2 million contract modification to integrate specialized radar equipment into its Fire Scout unmanned helicopter.

Cubic Making First Foreign Sale of Its GATR Satellite Equipment

Cubic Corp. received a $5 million contract to supply its GATR portable satellite dishes to New Zealand’s military services.

PAE Applied Technologies Inc. Gets Navy $35.1M Contract for San Clemente Island Work

The U.S. Navy offers business opportunities in some of the most remote real estate in Southern California. Case in point: San Clemente Island, about 75 miles west of San Diego County, which the Navy uses as a bombing and gunnery range.

S.D. Joint Venture to Share in $95 Million in Small Business Contracts for Army

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers named a San Diego-based joint venture, IOIE-EQM JV, as one of four businesses that will share in a $95.0 million contract for flood recovery, infrastructure recovery, emergency management and military support. Work will continue through October 2022.

Northrop Grumman To Build Three High-Flying Surveillance Aircraft for Japan

Northrop Grumman Corp. will build three of its high-flying surveillance aircraft for Japan.

GA-ASI Gets a $10.2 million Air Force Contract

The U.S. Air Force awarded General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. a $10.2 million contract to set up a way to repair and maintain fuel-system components used in Reaper unmanned aircraft.

GA-ASI Awarded $10.2M Air Force Contract

The U.S. Air Force awarded General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. a $10.2 million contract to set up a way to repair and maintain fuel-system components used in Reaper unmanned aircraft. GA-ASI will perform the work at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex.

El Cajon Company Gets Navy Contract Potentially Worth $13M

El Cajon-based GET Engineering Corp. received a U.S. Navy contract for specialized equipment, specifically combat systems interface and steering control systems data conversion devices.

General Atomics Acquires Virginia-based Syntronics LLC

General Atomics has acquired Virginia-based Syntronics LLC, which develops custom electro-mechanical technologies including projectile and missile guidance systems.

U.S. Navy Taps Carlsbad Co. for Cuba Project Worth as Much as $45M

The U.S. Navy has chosen a Carlsbad company to take care of paving projects several time zones away at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.