SD DEFENSE

General Atomics Aeronautical To Adapt Aircraft for Special Ops

Two Defense Contracts Could Easily Exceed $100M

The summer seems to be winding down well for the people at General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc.

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Navy Ship Contract Sends $1.1B NASSCO’s Way

DEFENSE: Navy Could Add 3rd Ship to Order; Building to Start in 2020

General Dynamics NASSCO pulled in a U.S. Navy contract of nearly $1.1 billion this month, to produce two large auxiliary ships.

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South County Economy Has Many Moving Parts

Logistics, Aerospace, Health Care Are Part of Dynamic, Diverse Region

Otay Mesa, the busiest land port in the western hemisphere, is a magnet to business with its thriving warehouse and logistics environment.

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Northrop Grumman Benefits From F-35 Spare Parts Contract

Fighter Jet Electronics Made in San Diego Plant

The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in July and August.

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Viasat, Blue Canyon Team Up to Build Military Satellite

Experimental Product Meant To Connect ‘Link 16’ Radios

Link 16, the encrypted military radio system used by U.S. forces and theirallies, is a useful tool for troops.

Viasat Q1 Revenue Hits $537M, Buoyed By Several Factors

Aircraft Business Affected By 737 MAX Groundings

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Blue Tech Inc. Gets Computer Contract From U.S. Army

Point Loma Firm to Split Work With 7 Other Cos.

The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in late July and early August.

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Inseego Reports Q2 Revenue of $56M; Up 14% From 2018

5G Wireless Hotspot Hits Market; Growth Expected

Inseego Corp. saw its second quarter revenue grow 14% year-over-year to $55.9 million. The business announced financial results on Aug. 6.

Sempra Energy Q2 Revenue Is $2.23B; LNG Shipments Start

Asset Sale Talks in Progress; LNG Customers Sought

Sempra Energy reported net income of $354 million, or $1.29 per share, on revenue of $2.23 billion during its second quarter.

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Cubic Reports Q3 Results; It Could Buy Tech Co.

DEFENSE: Company Restructures, Makes Supply Chain Leaner

Cubic Corp. disclosed that it paid $50 million in cash to acquire a 20 percent stake in a privately held software company based outside Washington, D.C.

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Teehee Bishop Joint Venture to Put Roofs On Navy Buildings

Small Businesses Poised to Divide Up to $30 Million

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

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New Address Will Let DRS Daylight Solutions Grow

$100M Business Serves Both Military and Medical Clients

From the very start, DRS Daylight Solutions set out to make a dual-use product — that is, something both the military and commercial enterprises might use.

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Revenue Up 24% at Kratos Defense & Security Solutions

Organic Growth Was 13%; Capital Expenditures Planned

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc., is a defense contractor and electronics maker based in Scripps Ranch.

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Northrop Grumman Names Customers for Long-Endurance Firebird Aircraft

Company Sees More Than a Military Future for Unusual Vehicle

For the first time, Northrop Grumman Corp. has announced customers for its Firebird aircraft, built for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, or ISR.

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Northrop Grumman to Retrofit Triton Aircraft

Two Contracts Worth $33.8M and $14.2M

The following are selected defense contracts awarded to San Diego County companies in mid-July. The U.S. Department of Defense releases a digest of contract awards daily at 5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.

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