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Pentagon Pays Too Much for 100 Million Barrels of Fuel

When it comes to estimating how much the U.S. Department of Defense is going to spend on fuel, we all might be better off if the DOD planners used a ...
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Pentagon Awards $409 Million in Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded 10 defense contracts totaling $408.9 million in its Friday evening announcement of contract awards. Among the publicly traded companies winning contracts: Hewlett Packard (NYSE: HPQ) ...
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Pentagon Awards Defense Contracts to Boeing, Rockwell Collins, United Technologies

The Department of Defense awarded 14 defense contracts in its Thursday evening announcement of contract awards, with a total value of $3.84 billion. Among the defense contractors winning contracts: BAE ...
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Lockheed Martin Lands $606 Million in Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded the nation's-biggest defense contractor, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), three separate contracts Thursday. Combined, the awards amount to more than $606 million in incremental revenues for ...
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Pentagon Awards $194 Million in Defense Contracts to Lockheed Martin, Rolls Royce, Northrop Grumman

The U.S. Department of Defense awarded only seven defense contracts in its Wednesday evening announcement of contract awards. The total value of contracts awarded was $194.5 million. Among the companies ...
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Northrop Grumman Wins Stealth Bomber Contract Worth Up to $9.9 Billion

The Department of Defense awarded 19 defense contracts in its Tuesday evening announcement of contract awards, with a total value of $10.46 billion, including one contract making up 95% of ...
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Pentagon Awards $10.5 Billion in Defense Contracts

The U.S. Department of Defense awarded 19 defense contracts in its Tuesday evening announcement of contract awards. The total value of contracts awarded was $10.46 billion. Among the defense contractors ...
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Lockheed Martin Defeats Raytheon to Win $915 Million Air Force Space Fence Contract

The Department of Defense awarded eight defense contracts in its Monday evening announcement of contract awards. The total value of contracts awarded was $1.34 billion, but just one company captured ...
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After Its Stock Doubles, Is Giga-tronics for Real?

Whenever you see a stock up more than 100%, the first assumption is that a buyout has occurred. Not so in the case of Giga-tronics Inc. (NASDAQ: GIGA). The company's ...
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Non-Defense-Company Winners of Pentagon Contracts

Many of the contracts awarded in the Department of Defense's Friday evening awards announcement went to companies less commonly associated with the military. Here are a few of these non-traditional ...
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Northrop Grumman Wins Three Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded 32 defense contracts in its Friday evening announcement of awards, with a total value of $787.5 million. Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) turned out to be ...
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Pentagon Awards $555 Million in Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded 17 defense contracts with a total value of $554.6 million in its Thursday evening announcement of contract awards. Textron (NYSE: TXT) took home contracts representing ...
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Pentagon Awards $540 Million in Defense Contracts

The Pentagon awarded seven defense contracts in its Wednesday evening announcement of contract awards, totaling $540.4 million. By far, the largest of these contracts, allocating nearly 83% of all funds ...
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Pentagon Awards $127 Million in Defense Contracts

Emerging from the Memorial Day weekend, the staff at the Department of Defense got back to work yesterday, awarding nine defense contracts in its Tuesday evening announcement of contract awards. ...
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Lockheed Martin Wins Two Pentagon Contracts

Heading into the Memorial Day weekend, the staff at the Department of Defense announced only two defense contracts in its Friday evening announcement of contract awards. Both went to Lockheed ...
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