Aerospace & Defense Update Per various reports, the Canadian government will cancel its planned purchase of 18 F/A-18E/F Super Hornet Jets from Boeing worth an estimated $5.2 billion. The intended purchase was designed to bridge the interim between Canada’s aging CF-18 Hornet fleet and a...
Aerospace & Defense Update On Tuesday, Director of the U.S. Air Force’s Rapid Capabilities Office (“RCO”), Randall Waldren, discussed the progress of the B-21 Raider, a stealth bomber developed by Northrop Grumman. The B-21 is designed to be nuclear-capable and able to fly manned and...
Aerospace & Defense Update This past week, Boeing and Avolon finalized an order for 75 737 MAX airplanes, which includes 55 MAX 8s and 20 MAX 10s with an option for an additional 20 MAX 8s. The MAX 10 was launched at the Paris Air...
Aerospace & Defense Update At the Dubai Air Show this week, Airbus secured the largest commercial plane transaction in its history, a nearly $50 billion order for single-aisle aircraft, which overshadowed Boeing’s own large-scale $20 billion deal for 175 737 Max planes, the A320’s primary...
Aerospace & Defense Update On Wednesday, Congressional negotiators from both the House and Senate agreed on a $700 billion defense authorization plan for GFY 2018 with ~$634 billion set aside for base defense funding and ~$66 billion for the overseas contingency operations (“OCO”). The proposal...
Aerospace & Defense Update After Pratt & Whitney’s continued production problems with its geared turbofan engines, Bombardier has decreased projected deliveries from 30 – 35 to 20 – 22 aircraft for 2017, causing a strain on the company’s free cash flow due to bloated inventories. ...
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June 07, 2017
Government Contracts Mergers & Acquisitions in 2017: Challenges and Opportunities on the Horizon
Cromwell & Moring-Washington, DC
May 10, 2017
Starburst Accelerator Event
Northrop Grumman’s offices- Hawthorne, CA
May 04, 2017
DHG’s 22nd Annual Government Contracting Update
April 19, 2017
Exit Options Analysis (EPI Chapter)
Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner- VA
March 29, 2017
2017: A New Paradigm Shapes Government Contracting
Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner – VA
March 22, 2017
AMAA MD/DC/VA Chapter 1st Quarter 2017 Event
Womble Carlyle Sandbridge & Rice, PLLC- Tysons, VA