Five contractors take away huge task order contract for the purchase of C4ISR services for the U.S. Navy.
Talks between the two companies come to end when they can't reach agreements with government owners and regulators.
Contract calls for software and engineering services by Sept. 27, 2017.
Frank Pope moves on to be president of new enterprise shared services organization, while Erwin Bieber takes his place as president of land and armaments sector.
Thirty-three companies win spots on the Army's $23.5B Eagle contract, with more winners to come.
A combination would create the world's largest defense and aerospace company but must pass regulators' muster.
BAE Systems names Dan Gobel as new president of electronic systems sector.
Companies will compete for task orders under Navy contract to support anti-terrorism and force protection systems.
Lucrative contract attracts some of the biggest companies in the market to support intelligence operations globally.
Executive moves include creation of a chief technology officer.
Contractors prepare for prospect of deep federal budget cuts should Congress fail to reach a budget agreement before the end of the year.
Area facility will provide strategic base for Calif. company to engage with government agencies and regional organizations.