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Akima Logistics Services Secures $365M IDIQ Contract from USAF to Provide Logistics Support; Scott Rauer Quoted

Scott Rauer

Akima has announced that its subsidiary, Akima Logistics Services, has been awarded a potential ten-year, $365 million indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract by the U.S. Air Force to provide C-21 aircraft contractor logistics support services at a variety of Air Force bases globally, the company reported on Tuesday

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Rep. Mac Thornberry to Request $6B in FY 2021 for Indo-Pacific Deterrence Initiative


Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-Texas), ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee, plans to propose the creation of a new fund to fight Chinese activities in the Indio-Pacific region, Defense News reported Thursday. Thornberry intends to request $6.09 billion in fiscal 2021 funds to establish an Indo-Pacific Deterrence Initiative.

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DoD Announces RPP for Smart Warehouse 5G Development; Joseph Dyer Quoted

The US Department of Defense (DoD) unveiled a new Request for Prototype Proposal (RPP) calling for industry input on 5G technology development related to a Smart Warehouse testbed, network enhancements and applications at the Marine Corps Logistics Base in Albany, Georgia, the department announced on Thursday.

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Inpixon Partners with Mist Systems, Subsidiary of Jupiter Networks, to Expand IT Strategy; Bob Friday, Adam Benson Quoted

Inpixon, a leading indoor data company that specializes in delivering indoor intelligence, has continued its collaboration and product integration activities with Mist Systems, a Juniper Networks company, to integrate Inpixon's new Ultra-Wideband (UWB) technology into Mist's enterprise wireless infrastructure solutions, Inpixon announced on Friday.

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Qualis Acquires Bonham Technologies to Improve Logistical Capabilities; Rod Duke, Louis Bonham Quoted

Qualis Corporation, a technical and engineering services firm, announced on Monday that it has acquired Bonham Technologies, Inc. (BTI), a technical and logistical support services company,  to improve Qualis’ customer experience and logistical capabilities. . The terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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GAO: NASA Should Document Rationale for Lunar Plans

The Government Accountability Office has recommended that NASA come up a document stating its rationale for how it selected its lunar architecture and lunar programs and develop a cost estimate for the moon landing mission in 2024.

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