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Air Force Awards General Dynamics $30 Million Contract for RRK Program

May 6, 2009
By Katie Packard

The U.S. Air Force Cryptologic Programs Systems Group has awarded General Dynamics C4 Systems a $30 million, six-year contract to design, develop, install and support the Remote Rekey Modernization (RRK) program. RRK will enable authorized Air Force personnel at centralized facilities to remotely manage cryptographic keys controlling encryption equipment located throughout the continental United States, Hawaii and Alaska. The total potential value of the contract is $50 million if all options are exercised.

Transparency Matters

May 6, 2009
By H. Mosher

... And Incoming author Christopher Dorobek would like you to know why in his May column. It's more than a buzzword, he writes: "No person can overestimate the complexities involved in implementing government transparency. It is a dramatic shift in the way we think about information, particularly in government."

Air Force Awards ISR Contract to Booz Allen

May 4, 2009
By Katie Packard

The U.S. Air Force is awarding a contract to Booz Allen Hamilton for $10 million. This action will provide the Chief of Naval Operations Intelligence Directorate with intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) strategic integration capability analysis and assessments.

Booz Allen Receives Army Contract

May 4, 2009
By Katie Packard

The U.S. Air Force is awarding a contract to Booz Allen Hamilton for an estimated $18 million. This contract is for technical area tasking to provide the Office of Information Assurance and Compliance with innovative information assurance analysis for the Army's cryptographic modernization programs, which link satellites, sensors, communication devices and aircraft throughout the field.

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