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Monthly Archives: November, 2017
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In December, SpaceX will again send cargo to the International Space Station — but this time, it will use a Falcon 9 rocket that has already flown to space and back. NASA officially confirmed the decision today during a meeting, noting that SpaceX’s upcoming resupply mission will fly on a Falcon 9 that already launched to the ISS in June. It marks the first time SpaceX will launch a used rocket for NASA, further validating the company’s reusable rocket technology.
DSCA: US Foreign Military Sales Hit $42B in Fiscal 2017; Lt. Gen. Charles Hooper Comments – Executive Gov
The Defense Security Cooperation Agency has announced that the U.S. posted $41.93 billion in total foreign military sales for fiscal year 2017.
DSCA said Tuesday the figure includes $32.02 billion in deals funded by partner countries; $6.04 billion in transactions funded the State Department’s foreign military funds; and $3.87 billion in FMS deals funded by agencies within the Defense Department.
Shareholders at Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) have approved a deal for Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) to acquire the Dulles, Virginia-based aerospace and defense contractor in an estimated $9.2 billion transaction.
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Atlantic Diving Supply, doing business as ADS,* Virginia Beach, Virginia (SPE8EH-18-D-0001); W.S. Darley Co.,* Itasca, Illinois (SPE8EH-18-D-0002); Unifire Inc.,* Spokane, Washington (SPE8EH-18-D-0003); Mallory Safety and Supply,* Longview, Washington (SPE8EH-18-D-0004); Federal Resources Supply Co.,* Stevensville, Maryland (SPE8EH-18-D-0005); and L.N. Curtis and Sons,* Oakland, California (SPE8EH-18-D-0006), are all sharing a maximum $92,000,000 contract for fire and emergency services equipment tailored logistics support. These are firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, 243-day bridge contracts.
When an agency asks an offeror for past performance references, the agency ordinarily isn’t precluded from considering additional past performance information
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The Pentagon is looking to take steps against the possibility that a cyberattack could take down the crucial infrastructure at its bases, both domestically and overseas, per a top department official.
Sec 804 of the 2018 NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act) repeals a provision that became law under the 2017 NDAA. 10 USC 190 was a new section that requires the creation of a Defense Cost Accounting Standards Board (DCASB). But appended to DCASB coverage was a new requirement that concerned the use of commercial auditors to perform audits of Defense contractors.