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2011-03-07 06:50:00

MCLEAN, Va., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced today that it received the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Nunn-Perry Award for mentor-protege excellence.

2011-02-04 07:00:00

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bringing together select leaders from the U.S.

2011-01-25 12:13:41

If the U.S. military increases its use of alternative fuels, there will be no direct benefit to the nation's armed forces.

2011-01-17 08:28:00

Continues Leadership in Delivering Solutions that Help Customers Meet Information Governance and Compliance Requirements WATERLOO, ON, Jan.

2011-01-17 08:00:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: U.S. Air Force acquiring handheld and vehicular multiband radios for line-of-sight communications.DoD acquiring radios for use in MRAP vehicles.

2010-12-15 13:00:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has received a $10.5 million order from the U.S. Department of Defense to supply Falcon III® AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radio systems.

2010-11-09 08:06:00

Offers All Military Branches Easy, Cost Effective Way to Take Advantage of Industry Leading Content Lifecycle Management Technology CONTENT WORLD, Washington, D.C., Nov.

2010-11-04 07:35:00

DUBAI, UAE, November 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Defense yesterday awarded Mina Corp a new contract to supply jet fuel to U.S. forces at the Manas Transit Center in Kyrgyzstan.

2010-10-27 14:45:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a report issued today, evidence from evaluation exercises conducted during Empire Challenge 10 (EC 10), affirms Tracewell Systems' new Rugged Blade System's ability to perform in harsh environments; offering a solution to the U.S.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.