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Senate Intel Committee Unanimously Passes Security Clearance Reform

Caroline D'Agati / Jun 28, 2018

Yesterday the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence unanimously passed a bill that would reform the security clearance process. But will it actually work?

Superior Forge and Steel, A. Finkl & Sons to Build BLU-137/B Penetrator Warheads for USAF – DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / Jun 27, 2018

Both companies were awarded over $400M to produce at least 300 of this next-gen warhead – and up to 3,500 in the next four years.

Altamira Technologies Wins USAF Award for Radio Frequency Research – DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / Jun 26, 2018

Research and development of radio frequency (RF) systems and sub-system technology concepts will provide next-generation RF sensing technologies to external customers and the warfighter. 

Lockheed Wins $78M for Aegis Technical Engineering and Ongoing Development – DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / Jun 25, 2018

The contract provides for configuration management, associated equipment and supplies, quality assurance, information assurance and other operation and maintenance efforts required for the Aegis development and test sites.

Lockheed Awarded $1.1B for F-16’s for the Kingdom of Bahrain – DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / Jun 22, 2018

This contract provides for the production of 16 F-16 V Block 70 aircraft for the Kingdom of Bahrain. Work will be performed in Greenville, SC and Fort Worth, TX.

Cybersecurity and Security Clearances – Two Issues Congress Needs to Address in FY 2019

Caroline D'Agati / Jun 22, 2018

Congress is intimidated by cybersecurity issues and has no cyber “line in the sand” with actors like Russia and China. Sen. Mark Warner says this will handicap the US in 21st century warfare.

Lockheed Awarded $364.6 M for Domestic and Foreign Guided Missiles – DoD Daily Contracts

Caroline D'Agati / Jun 21, 2018

The contract will be for foreign military sales to Romania as well as for Army Tactical Missile Guided Missile and Launching Assembly Service Life Extension program.

The Real Business Toll of Security Clearance Delays

Caroline D'Agati / Jun 21, 2018

Northern Virginia Technology Council has released new data on the security clearance process ahead of an event with Sen. Mark Warner. Sen. Warner has proposed legislation that would ease the security clearance backlog.