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Two recent federal circuit court decisions demonstrate the importance to defense contractors of the "rigorous" materiality standard for False Claims Act (FCA) cases announced by the Supreme Court last year in Universal Health Services, Inc. v. United ...
Cubic Global Defense has received a $17.5 million US Army contract for the operation of a Korea Battle Simulation Center to be located in the peninsula, the Department of Defense said in a press release.
A Dayton area defense contractor has landed a six-year, $47.7 million research deal to protect military warfigthers and harden materials against laser attacks, ...
A former high-ranking civilian employee of the navy is expected to plead guilty next month to taking more than $38,000 in gifts from a North Carolina-based defense contractor that is under federal investigation in a $13.6 million fraud case. William ...
Trump's bumped-up Pentagon budget means a gold rush for defense contractors. More guns and less butter is great news, if you're a middle-man for military hardware.
Research associate Peter Swartz monitors cyber attacks on the defense contractor Riverside Research in Beavercreek. Swartz is also researching hacks of industrial control software and how the vulnerabilities could affect the Department of Defense.
President Trump promised time and time again to "Drain the swamp," but there is no real evidence to suggest that he is actively trying.
Southern California's defense industry, long the epicenter for high-flying aerospace technology and advanced weapons for the military, could get a major ...
Beijing: The founder of US private military contractor Academi, formerly known as Blackwater, has announced that he will open security personnel training centres in China, local media reported on Wednesday.
Three defense contractors with ties to Dayton and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base have landed nearly...
President Donald Trump has weaponized the revolving door by appointing defense contractors and their lobbyists to key government positions as he seeks to rapidly expand the military budget and Homeland Security programs.
defense contractor MEI Technologies has opened a Beavercreek office to focus on providing best-value solutions and support to the U.S.
With a single tweet Donald Trump carved $4 billion off the market capitalization of Lockheed Martin, the world's largest defense contractor. "The F-35 program and cost is out of control," Trump grumbled on twitter at 8:26 a.m. on December 12, attacking ...
Andy Jones, senior program manager at defense contractor MacAulay-Brown Inc., adjusts one of the company's unmanned aerial vehicles at the company's Beavercreek's offices.
The Colorado Springs-based defense contractor said the federal government "published a Notice of Intent" to award a modification to the Kuwait Base Operation and Security Support Services contract, known as K-BOSSS, to extend the agreement until March ...
1, all military contractors must assure the government that they've taken steps to protect sensitive information from cyber attackers.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - A former executive of an Israel-based defense contractor has pleaded guilty in Connecticut to crimes related to fraud schemes targeting a United States foreign aid program.
Trump budget request could mean billions for defense contractors. By Eric White | @FedNewsUpdates March 16, 2017 8:07 am 3 min read.
Boeing's Delaware County plant might have reason to cheer. So might local veterans seeking more health-care options. But as President Trump's budget calls for boosting spending on defense, veterans, and border security, it could also lead to less ...
One of the company's most highly requested products, the dB-3840 traveling wave tube amplifier (TWTA), will be on display for defense contractors and military personnel. The dB-3840 is an outdoor hub-mount Ka-band TWTA operating at 34.5 to 35.5 GHz, ...
A Russian weapons company named after the inventor of the AK-47 has revealed that it's building a new type of unmanned combat vehicle.
A federal grand jury indictment unsealed Tuesday accuses the navy officers of working together to help Singapore-based defense contractor Francis and his company to pull off a colossal fraud that ultimately cost the Navy - and U.S. taxpayers - tens of ...
A former Camp Pendleton defense contractor who helped steal $250,000 worth of medical equipment that was supposed to be used overseas to treat injured Marines pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court.
The Justice Department has charged an admiral and eight other current and former navy officials with corruption for allegedly taking bribes from a Singapore-based defense contractor nicknamed "Fat Leonard" in exchange for classified and internal Navy ...
San Diego (KGTV) - A former Camp Pendleton defense contractor plead guilty to conspiring to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars in medical equipment meant for military personnel overseas.
Moscow, March 14. /TASS/. The Russian defense contractor Almaz-Antey Group will feature military and civil products at the LIMA-2017 international maritime and aerospace exhibition in Malaysia, the Group's press office said in a statement obtained by ...
Montvale-based Micronet Enertec Technologies Inc. announced Monday that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Enertec Systems 2001 Ltd. was recently awarded a $350,000 purchase order from an aerospace and defense contractor. ... we have gained with our ...
Panama CITY - defense contractors' work typically proceeds within the shadow of the military at large, but that behind-the-scenes work is quietly bringing billions of dollars to the area.
General Khalifa Haftar, commander in the Libyan National army (LNA), leaves after a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow, Russia, in this November 29, 2016 file photo.
One of Trump's priorities is to expand the navy. That likely means more jobs for shipbuilders after years of stagnation.
Defence prime contractor Austal Limited has reported its results for the six months ended 31 December 2016, with a net profit after tax of $9.3 million.
The Ankara Chief prosecutor's Office on Thursday issued detention warrants for 84 people working at ASELSAN, Turkey's largest defense electronics company,
At least two consumers have found pieces of metal in ground beef products from King's Command Foods LLC, spurring the company to recall more than 13 tons of meatballs and chicken fried steaks nationwide.
The world's largest defence contractor Lockheed Martin has become a key partner in Australia's leading gender diversity program, women In aviation/Aerospace Australia.
Vectrus Inc. announced Wednesday that the Department of Defense has canceled bidding on its largest contract, citing "substantial" changes in mission requirements that will require a new bidding process that could keep the Colorado Springs-based ...
Christopher Glenn, 36, pleaded not guilty to 10 federal sex offenses linked to underage girls between the ages of 13 and 16. (Handout, law enforcement).
Federal non-defense contractors may have to absorb a $15.4 billion cut next year if President Donald Trump pays for his planned surge in defense spending by cutting funding to other discretionary programs, according to Bloomberg government analysis ...
PITTSBURGH - A Pennsylvania defense contractor said two brothers who formerly owned the company, and their former CFO, are to blame for an alleged $6 million scheme to overcharge the Defense Department for Humvee window kits.
This week, two San Diego defense contractors pleaded guilty in a scheme that defrauded the navy out of at least $1.4 million by over-billing for supplies that the military never ordered, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported.
For U.S. military leaders, for the national security apparatus as a whole, for defense contractors, and for the Congress itself, Trump was the bearer of good news.
The owners of Ibis Tek, a U.S. Defense Department contractor in Butler County, and the company's chief financial officer have been charged with defrauding the army on Humvee window contracts and income tax evasion.
A local defense contractor agrees to pay a big fine after a former employee turns them in for alleged fraud.
Defense ministries are relaxing foreign direct investment constraints and asking defense contractors from outside their borders for commitments to their countries that go well beyond traditional short-term, relatively mild offset agreements (contract ...
The global maritime patrol aircraft market to grow at a CAGR of 4.71% during the period 2017-2021. Global Maritime Patrol Aircraft Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.
PwC's strategy and consulting team has suggested various strategies the group believes can help defense companies win contracts in emerging countries such as Saudi Arabia, India, South Korea and Japan.
WATERTOWN - Business owners will have the opportunity to meet with buyers from prime and defense contractors, government agencies and area resources at the Greater Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce's 2017 North Country ...
A rising tide of defense spending may not lift all defense contractors as evenly as in previous eras of military largesse as new political realities bump up against an industry where any individual deal can be part commercial transaction, part ...
defense contractors received a boost Monday after President Trump stated that first budget proposal would contain a "historic increase" in defense spending.
A long-time auto manufacturer that produces defense and commercial vehicles plans to move and expand in Southeast Michigan following approval of a $1.4 ...
Tampa - A Clearwater-based military contractor has big plans for 2017 which include hiring about 800 people worldwide, doubling its annual revenue and moving its headquarters to Tampa's Westshore area.


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