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Rich Abott

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The Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) on Sep. 18 awarded two fixed-price firm target modifications to Lockheed Martin [LMT] and Austal USA for one and two FY 2018 Littoral Combat Ships (LCSs), respectively. The Navy said it would not release the contract values because it may release a ...

Huntsville, Ala. — The head of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) this week broadly outlined how he sees a future missile defense space sensor layer could work on the heels of increased Congressional attention to improving U.S. missile defense sensors and their ability to help detect hypersonic ...

Mercury Systems, Inc. [MRCY] announced on Monday that it has acquired Delta Microwave, LLC for $40.5 million in cash. The acquisition, subject to net working capital and net debt adjustments, is expected to be treated as an asset sale for tax purposes, Mercury said. Delta is a designer and ...