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Cubic Corp Receives $11 Million Air Combat Training Contract

Cubic Corp. received a contract worth more than $11 million to provide air combat training support to an undisclosed customer in the Middle East.

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Kratos Gets $7.8 Million Navy Deal

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said it received $7.8 million worth of U.S. Navy electronics work.

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Kratos Receives $2.8 million in Security System Deployment Awards

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said one of its divisions recently received $2.8 million in security system deployment awards for unnamed educational facilities in the United States.

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Cubic's Transportation Systems Gets $7.5 Million Deal

Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) said on April 23 that its Transportation Systems business received a $7.5 million add-on contract with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Navy Names New Spawar Commander

The U.S. Navy has tapped Rear Adm. David H. Lewis to be the next commander of Spawar.

2 San Diego Businesses Are in the Hunt for Carrier-Drone Contract

The U.S. Navy recently offered contractors details on what it would like to see in its first production aircraft carrier-based drone.

Region to Get Some Work on the F-35 Aircraft

Lockheed Martin Corp.’s latest contract on the F-35 Lightning II aircraft will bring work to San Diego.

Upcoming Symposium to Discuss Defense Technology

Defense contractors and U.S. Navy leaders will gather April 22-24 at the Hall of Champions in Balboa Park to talk shop, and talk about technology.

Two Local Companies to Compete for Airfield Work for Navy

The U.S. Navy needs a solid place to land its aircraft, and it has chosen two local contractors to make that possible.

Three Local Construction Cos. to Compete for Defense Work

Three local companies may have Army construction work in their futures.

Lakeside Construction Co. to Compete for Navy Contracts in Pacific Northwest

Marathon Construction Co., a small business based in Lakeside, took a step toward receiving U.S. Navy construction contracts for work in the Pacific Northwest.

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Moroccan Air Force Training Deal Worth $5 Million for Cubic

Cubic Corp. said on April 11 that it received a contract worth more than $5 million to supply an aircraft training system to the Moroccan air force.

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General Atomics ASI Gets $141.4M Air Force Deal

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. of Poway received a four-year, $141.4 million U.S. Air Force delivery order for work on the Block 50 ground control station for unmanned aircraft.

Five San Diego Construction Companies to Compete for Navy Task Orders

Five San Diego County construction companies stand to collectively gain up to $99 million in contracts over five years, following a decision by the U.S. Navy’s facilities command.

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Northrop Grumman Gets $43.8M Navy Deal for Unmanned Helicopters

The U.S. Navy said that it awarded a $43.8 million contract to Northrop Grumman Corp. for several unmanned helicopters and one ground control station.