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Contract pilots in F1B Mirage suffer non-life-threatening injuries in Tyndall AFB crash

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Two pilots aboard a Mirage F1B fighter jet suffered non-life-threatening injuries after the aircraft slid off the runway at Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida Thursday morning, an official for the aircraft owner told Air Force Times. “They are doing fine,” said John Rupp, a spokesman for Airborne Tactical Advantage Company said Thursday evening. “One […]

US Navy inks $9.4B contract for two Columbia-class nuclear missile submarines

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Navy announced Thursday it had inked a $9.47 billion contract with builder General Dynamics Electric Boat for the full construction cost of the lead boat of the Columbia-class ballistic missile submarine, as well as advanced procurement money for the second boat, the future USS Wisconsin. The announcement marks the end of […]

Fight over $7.2B contract could delay privatizing the system for moving troops’ household goods

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Two unsuccessful bidders on a $7.2 billion contract that will outsource the management of service members’ household goods moves have filed more protests, in a fight that could ultimately push the start of the massive change until late in 2021. The contract doesn’t affect service members’ moves currently under way; all household goods moves will […]

This $7.2 billion contract will help fix problems moving service members’ household goods, officials say

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Service members and their families are the driving reason behind a $7.2 billion contract that will fundamentally change the process for moving household goods, officials say. The contract, aimed at fixing military families’ long-standing problems with damaged household goods, and other frustrations with movers, puts management of the moving process in the hands of a […]