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November 30, 2017 | Daily News

LOS ANGELES -- As the Air Force works to make its space systems more resilient in an increasingly contested and congested space environment, the Aerospace Corp. is working with the service and industry to better understand the implications and nuances of resiliency at the strategic, mission and system levels.

November 30, 2017 | Daily News

Republicans are working on a short-term extension of the stopgap spending bill to avert a government shutdown Dec. 8, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) said today.

November 29, 2017 | Daily News

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has issued draft guidelines to help defense contractors comply with cybersecurity requirements for "controlled unclassified information" that come into effect on Dec. 31.

November 28, 2017 | Daily News

Raytheon is protesting the Air Force's decision to exclude aircraft with the company's "Archimedes" wide-area surveillance radar from the range of bids the service will consider for the E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System recapitalization program, a company spokesman confirmed Tuesday.

November 22, 2017 | Daily News

The Senate Appropriations Committee is concerned the Defense Department lacks visibility into the massive amount of money it spends every year on services contracts and is urging the Pentagon to implement "effective control mechanisms."

November 21, 2017 | Daily News

The Defense Department and contractors have two years to ready for a new provision in the defense authorization bill requiring large contractors who file losing bid protests with the Government Accountability Office to pay the Pentagon's costs in processing the protest.

November 16, 2017 | Daily News

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (R-AZ) and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) banded together today over concerns about potential conflicts of interest for John Rood, a Lockheed Martin executive nominated to be under secretary of defense for policy.

November 16, 2017 | Daily News

The fiscal year 2018 defense policy bill seeks to speed up the foreign military sales process by eliminating the need to certify prices for items and services already under U.S. government contract, while also requiring the Defense Department to set timelines and milestones for the FMS process.

November 14, 2017 | Daily News

The number of bid protests filed with the Government Accountability Office in fiscal year 2017 reached 2,596, down about 7 percent from the prior year, according to an annual report submitted to Congress this week.

November 14, 2017 | Daily News

The fiscal year 2018 defense authorization bill negotiated by House and Senate lawmakers would establish a new Pentagon advisory committee focused on technology and composed, in part, of senior executives from U.S. companies.

November 14, 2017 | Daily News

Services contractor SOS International this year completed another acquisition and has hired several new executives as it readies for additional growth.

November 10, 2017 | Daily News

The Air Force and Lockheed Martin are close to completing a review of the A2100 propulsion system, which is used to power three major Air Force satellite constellations.

November 09, 2017 | Daily News

Under the fiscal year 2018 defense authorization bill negotiated by House and Senate lawmakers, the Pentagon would have to take a much closer look at the services it acquires.

November 07, 2017 | Daily News

The chief of Rockwell Collins' government business says the Pentagon is still overreaching when it comes to trying to possess contractors' intellectual property.

November 03, 2017 | Daily News

Several defense contractors said this week they expect the continuing resolution now in place until Dec. 8 to be extended significantly longer.

November 02, 2017 | Daily News

Several defense contractors today said they saw increased sales during the most recent quarter.

November 01, 2017 | Daily News

Boeing HorizonX said today it has invested in Gamma Alloys, which aims to develop advanced metal-matrix composites.

October 31, 2017 | Daily News

Harris Corp. today reported flat sales and profit during its most recent quarter.

October 31, 2017 | Daily News

The Defense Department has issued an “emergency” information collection in connection with the industrial base review underway.

October 26, 2017 | Daily News

The Defense Innovation Unit Experimental transitioned its first pilot projects to production using unique contracting authority last month, including one information technology contract with a ceiling of $750 million, according to the organization's latest report.

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