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Dale Bennett, executive vice president of Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training segment, will lead the renamed Rotary and Mission Systems segment. Photo: Lockheed Martin

With Sikorsky In Fold, Lockheed Martin Renames Division Rotary And Mission Systems

Lockheed Martin [LMT] on Thursday said it will rename its Mission Systems and Training segment to Rotary and Mission Systems next month to reflect the company’s acquisition of helicopter manufacturer Sikorsky Aircraft and the realignments related to the pending merger of its information services business with another federal contractor. “The new name captures the breadth […]

L-3 President and Chief Operating Officer Chris Kubasik.

L-3 Hires Aerospace And Defense Financial Analyst Heidi Wood New Position

L-3 Communications [LLL] on Monday said it has appointed long-time aerospace and defense analyst to the new position of vice president and chief analytics officer in support of the company’s business development and merger and acquisitions strategy. Wood joined L-3 from aircraft structures manufacturer Spirit AeroSystems [SPR], which she joined in July 2013 as senior […]

The U.S. Navy accepted delivery of DDG 1000, the future USS Zumwalt destroyer May 20.  (Photo: U.S. Navy)

Bath Iron Works Delivers DDG-1000 to Navy

The Navy on Friday accepted delivery of the first in a class of futuristic destroyers, the future USS Zumwalt (DDG-1000). The ship, built by General Dynamics [GD] Bath Iron Works (BIW), brings together a variety of new technologies and design features, including an integrated power system that can distribute varying levels of power to the […]

Engility CEO Lynn Dugle. Photo: Engility

Engility Names Former Raytheon Exec Lynn Dugle As CEO

Technical and systems engineering services provider Engility [EGL] on Tuesday said it has appointed Lynn Dugle as its new CEO effective March 21, replacing Anthony Smeraglinolo who was let go. Dugle retired from Raytheon [RTN] last March after 10 years with the company, including the last six leading the $6 billion Intelligence, Information and Services […]

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KEYW Selling SETA Business To Quantech Services

KEYW Corp. [KEYW] on Wednesday said it has agreed to sell its systems engineering and technical assistance (SETA) business to Quantech Services for $12 million in cash. KEYW said the transaction is expected to close within two weeks. “As part of an ongoing strategic review of our business, we came to the conclusion that the […]

Dan Schultz has been named president of Lockheed Martin's newest business unit, Sikorsky. Photo: Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin Closes Sikorsky Acquisition, Names Schultz President Of Business Unit

Lockheed Martin [LMT] on Friday closed its $9 billion acquisition of the Sikorsky Aircraft business from United Technologies Corp. [UTX] and named Dan Schultz, who led the integration efforts for the helicopter business, as president of the company’s new business unit. Renamed Sikorsky, the helicopter company is aligned under Lockheed Martin’s Mission Systems and Training […]

L-3 President and Chief Operating Officer Chris Kubasik.

L-3 Taps Former Lockheed Martin Number Two Kubasik To Run Operations

L-3 Communications [LLL] on Wednesday named Chris Kubasik as its president and chief operating officer (COO) effective immediately, a move designed to strengthen the company’s organization and performance. Kubasik, who three years ago was less than two months away from becoming CEO of Lockheed Martin [LMT] before being fired for an inappropriate relationship with a […]

Air Force Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile designed and produced by Lockheed Martin's Missiles and Fire Control segment. Photo: Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin Reducing Workforce At Missiles And Fire Control Segment

Lockheed Martin [LMT] said it is trimming 250 positions from its workforce at its Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) segment to lower its costs. “There is no single program that caused the change. It’s just an overall belt tightening,” the company said in a statement. “This action is a normal response to changes in our […]

Gloria Flach, president of Northrop Grumman's Electronic Systems segment, was named chief operating officer of the company. Photo: Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman To Streamline Segments, Names Flach COO

Northrop Grumman [NOC] on Wednesday said it will reorganize its businesses to better meet its customers’ needs and to bolster innovation. The company also said that Gloria Flach, who is currently a corporate vice president and president of the Electronic Systems sector, has been appointed chief operating officer (COO), a position that is currently vacant. […]

Brad Angle, CEO of Salient CRGT. Photo: Salient

Salient Federal Solutions Completes Acquisition Of CRGT

Salient Federal Solutions on Tuesday said it has completed its acquisition with CRGT Inc., which the two firms billed as a “merger of equals,” to go forward as Salient CRGT, a federal IT services company with $375 million in annual sales. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The private equity firms Bridge Growth Partners, […]