Daily Archives: October 20, 2014

DynCorp International awarded an $83,373,932 contract

[Translate] Contracts for October 20, 2014 10/20/2014 04:59 PM CDT   FOR RELEASE AT 5 p.m. ET No. CR-201-14 October 20, 2014     CONTRACTS   NAVY   DynCorp International LLC, Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded an $83,373,932 firm-fixed-price, … Continue reading

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Journalist Risen: ‘Mercenary Class’ Now Permanent Fixture in National Security State

[Translate] Published on Sunday, October 19, 2014 Journalist Risen: ‘Mercenary Class’ Now Permanent Fixture in National Security State James Risen says American public must question machine that ‘feeds off’ never-ending war by Andrea Germanos, staff writer James Risen speaking with … Continue reading

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Overseas federal contractor jobs common in industry

[Translate] Overseas federal contractor jobs common in industry Oct. 19, 2014 – 01:21PM Retired Army Col. Scott Lang went downrange as a civilian for defense contractor Exelis Mission Systems Corp. (Aaron Hunt / Exelis Systems Corp.) By Adam Stone Special … Continue reading

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Progress on car shipments difficult to measure, verify

[Translate] Progress on car shipments difficult to measure, verify Oct. 17, 2014 – 02:58PM | By Karen Jowers Staff writer TRANSCOM chief tells vehicle shipping company to shape up Delays affect 80 percent of troops’ overseas auto shipments TRANSCOM deploys … Continue reading

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Feds Buy Back USASpending Website After Contractor Bankruptcy

[Translate] Feds Buy Back USASpending Website After Contractor Bankruptcy kentoh/Shutterstock.com By Rebecca Carroll October 10, 2014 1 Comment The government procured its own spending transparency website and the primary data system behind it on the same day last month the … Continue reading

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THE REGULATION OF PRIVATE MILITARY AND SECURITY CONTRACTORS

[Translate] THE REGULATION OF PRIVATE MILITARY AND SECURITY CONTRACTORS  Clapham, Andrew; Zellweger, Valentin. American Society of International Law. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting. (Apr 3-Apr 6, 2013). Abstract (summary) The panelists explained the latest developments, as well as offered their … Continue reading

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