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Kratos receives $12 million task order

San Diego-based Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. (Nasdaq: KTOS) announced that its Defense & Rocket Support Services Division has recently received a task order under the Theoretical Research & Engineering Research contract with a total potential value of $12.02 million related to certain ballistic missile defense and scientific research programs.

USS Ronald Reagan departs for Japan

After nine years of calling Naval Air Station North Island its homeport, the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed San Diego for Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan on Monday.

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On the Agenda: Starting a business, permits, water forum on tap this week

Business and professional groups plan a range of activities this week.

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Fleet Week to have four Navy ships for public tours

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Kratos completes sale of electronic products division

USS Albuquerque to be decommissioned

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On the Agenda: Small businesses, awards, fine print on tap this week

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La Jolla Playhouse recipient of David C. Copley Foundation grant

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Navy signs agreement to purchase renewable energy

Intelligence sharing challenges maritime security agencies

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Iran says economy to strengthen even if deal is blocked

Iran’s economy will strengthen regardless of whether July’s nuclear agreement is implemented and international sanctions removed, Iran’s deputy foreign minister said.

USS Ronald Reagan departs for Japan

After nine years of calling Naval Air Station North Island its homeport, the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed San Diego for Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan on Monday.

Kratos receives $12 million task order

San Diego-based Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. (Nasdaq: KTOS) announced that its Defense & Rocket Support Services Division has recently received a task order under the Theoretical Research & Engineering Research contract with a total potential value of $12.02 million related to certain ballistic missile defense and scientific research programs.

On the Agenda: Starting a business, permits, water forum on tap this week

Business and professional groups plan a range of activities this week.

Kratos receives $49M satellite contract

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. (Nasdaq: KTOS) announced its RT Logic subsidiary has received a $49 million firm fixed price, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity, single contract award for satellite and communication system hardware, equipment and products.

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USS Ronald Reagan departs San Diego

Aug. 31, 2015 -- Reporter Carlos Rico caught up with family members of the USS Ronald Reagan, who saw their loved ones off and wished them well, as the aircraft carrier departs for Asia. The Reagan will now be permanently stationed out of a U.S. Navy base in Yokosuka, Japan.

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SAN DIEGO (Aug. 26, 2015) -- Lt. Dean Halton, a pilot aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), gives flight deck familiarization training to pilots from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force that will be landing aboard Boxer during Exercise Dawn Blitz 2015 (DB-15).

SAN DIEGO (Aug. 26, 2015) -- Lt. Dean Halton, a pilot aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), gives flight deck familiarization training to pilots from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force that will be landing aboard Boxer during Exercise Dawn Blitz 2015 (DB-15). Boxer is in its homeport, San Diego, conducting routine training exercises and maintenance as well as participating in DB-15. DB-15 is a multinational training exercise being conducted by Expeditionary Strike Group 3 (ESG-3) and 1st Marine Expeditionary Brigade (1 MEB) to build U.S., Japan, Mexico and New Zealand's amphibious, and command and control capabilities through live, simulated, and constructive military training activities. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jose Jaen

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Greg Wenzel, executive vice president and lead for digital solutions and C4ISR at Booz Allen Hamilton, talks about the modern digital ecosystem and Internet of Things that can create an enterprise effect across the federal government and military orgnizations through secure interoperability for efficiency and effectiveness.

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