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Apr 24, 2020, 15:00 ET Utility Commissioners Briefed on Cyberspace Solarium Report Recommendations to Boost Security of Critical Infrastructure

State utility commissions can strengthen the cybersecurity of U.S. critical infrastructure – particularly the electric grid – by advancing several...


Apr 23, 2020, 17:11 ET Granite Tactical Vehicles NC Has Designed and Built a "No Contact" Portable Covid-19 Testing Booth

Granite Tactical Vehicles, in the business of protecting personnel in vehicles in hostile areas, has changed its focus to help in the fight against...


Apr 23, 2020, 08:30 ET Swift UAS Teams Break New Ground in Japan

Teams from Swift Tactical Systems, in partnership with its Japanese counterpart, Swift-Xi, both subsidiaries of Swift Engineering, completed...


Apr 22, 2020, 19:35 ET MP Materials, North America's Only Rare Earths Producer, Awarded Contract From DoD To Accelerate U.S. Production Of Critical Materials To Support National Defense

MP Materials, owner and operator of Mountain Pass, the only rare earth mining and processing site in North America, was chosen by the U.S. Department ...


Apr 22, 2020, 18:38 ET Lockheed Martin Declares Second Quarter 2020 Dividend

The Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) board of directors has authorized a second quarter 2020 dividend of $2.40 per share. The dividend is...


Apr 22, 2020, 05:00 ET Visiongain Launches Report Examining the Potential in the $3bn Aviation Blockchain Market

Forecasts by Vertical (Commercial, Military), End User (Airlines, MRO, OEMs, Airports, Lessors), Application (Cargo and Baggage Tracking, Passenger...


Apr 22, 2020, 02:46 ET Elbit Systems Updates its Cash Tender Offer for Ashot's Shares

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems" or the "Company") announced today, further to its announcement of April 7, 2020, that ...


Apr 21, 2020, 09:45 ET Steampunk Awarded Entry to the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program

Steampunk is excited to announce that it has been awarded entry into the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program under the Air Force...


Apr 21, 2020, 09:28 ET William "Will" Harman Joins ARServices as Operations Director, Research and Development Support Services

Continuing its focus on strategic growth, ARServices announces that William "Will" Harman has joined the company as Operations Director, Research and ...


Apr 21, 2020, 08:00 ET StackRox Delivers Compliance Controls for NIST 800-53

StackRox, the leader in container and Kubernetes security, today announced the StackRox Kubernetes Security Platform now supports continuous...


Apr 21, 2020, 07:30 ET Lockheed Martin Reports First Quarter 2020 Results

Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) today reported first quarter 2020 net sales of $15.7 billion, compared to $14.3 billion in the first quarter...


Apr 20, 2020, 08:32 ET Building Protection Systems, Inc. (BPSI) and Pragati Engineers of India Join Forces to Offer the BPSI Next Generation CBRN Sentry One Family of Products, Air Purification Systems and Other Mitigation Strategies to the Nation of India

Building Protection Systems, Inc. (BPSI) announced today that they have successfully entered a definitive Sales and Distributorship agreement with...


Apr 16, 2020, 12:00 ET General Dynamics to Hold Annual Meeting of Shareholders in Virtual Format

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) announced today a change of its 2020 annual meeting of shareholders to a virtual webcast due to the coronavirus pandemic. ...


Apr 16, 2020, 08:08 ET American Manufacturers Swift Tactical Systems and Silvus Technologies Announce Strategic Alliance

Swift Tactical Systems, a subsidiary of Swift Engineering, and Silvus Technologies have entered into a strategic alliance. This collaboration...


Apr 16, 2020, 07:38 ET The National Technical Information Service (NTIS) Partners with 1901 Group to Provide Analytic Research and Innovation

1901 Group announced it has entered into a letter agreement, under its joint venture partner agreement with the National Technical Information...


Apr 16, 2020, 06:58 ET Rapiscan? Systems ORION? 920DX, 927DX and 928DX Screening Systems Qualify for the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Air Cargo Screening Technology List (ACSTL)

The Air Cargo Security Technology List (ACSTL) is the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) official list of certified, approved and...


Apr 16, 2020, 02:49 ET Elbit Systems Awarded $15 Million Contract to Supply Command and Control Systems for the Swiss Armed Forces

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems" or the "Company") announced today that it was awarded a contract valued at...


Apr 14, 2020, 09:00 ET Lockheed Martin Announces First Quarter 2020 Earnings Results Webcast

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will webcast live its first quarter earnings results conference call on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, at 11 a.m. EDT. Marillyn ...


Apr 13, 2020, 14:51 ET Research Innovations, Inc. wins $21M prototype agreement to provide Cyber Situational Understanding (SU) capability to the U.S. Army

Research Innovations, Inc. (RII), a technology innovator with a focus on multi-domain C2 systems, big data analytics, and advanced cyber engineering, ...


Apr 13, 2020, 03:54 ET Elbit Systems Business Update Regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems" or the "Company") is closely monitoring the evolution of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)...


Apr 12, 2020, 05:26 ET Elbit Systems Awarded $20 Million in Contracts to Upgrade Hermes 900 UAS of Latin American Customers

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems" or the "Company") announced today that it was awarded two contracts valued at a total ...


Apr 10, 2020, 11:23 ET Leidos to Hold Virtual Annual Meeting of Stockholders

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will host its 2020 annual meeting of stockholders virtually due to the public health impact of the coronavirus pandemic and to...


Apr 10, 2020, 10:26 ET Former Homeland Security Advisor Tom Bossert Joins Beacon Global Strategies' Board of Advisors

Beacon Global Strategies (BGS) is pleased to announce that Mr. Thomas P. Bossert, who most recently served as Assistant to the President for Homeland ...


Apr 10, 2020, 08:32 ET Counter Threat Solutions' COVID-19 Response Keeps Employees Engaged, Paid

Reston-based Counter Threat Solutions LLC (CTS) is one of the Capital region's numerous federal government consulting firms affected by the...


Apr 09, 2020, 14:19 ET Statement By Marillyn Hewson On Further Steps To Support Supply Chain & Healthcare Workers Amidst COVID-19 Crisis

Lockheed Martin is taking further steps to aid important supply chain businesses that help deliver national security for our nation and its allies,...