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Latest News in Aerospace & Defense

  • December 01, 2022

    Theranos Exec Balwani Wants Probation As Feds Seek 15 Yrs.

    Ex-Theranos executive Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani urged a California federal judge Wednesday to sentence him to probation for his investor and patient fraud conviction, arguing that he lost millions and never sought the "fame or media attention" his co-conspirator Elizabeth Holmes received, while prosecutors argued that his crimes warrant 15 years behind bars.

  • December 01, 2022

    Pilots To Appeal Dismissal Of Paid Military Leave Suit

    A class of pilots accusing American Airlines of violating the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act by denying pay for time spent on military leave will appeal the dismissal of their wage claims.

  • December 01, 2022

    GAO Backs Peraton's $76M Cybersecurity Support Contract

    The U.S. Government Accountability Office has denied a software company's challenge of a Navy cybersecurity engineering support contract awarded to Peraton Inc. saying it had no reason to question the Navy's reasonableness in evaluating the challenging contractor's "technically unacceptable" proposal.

  • December 01, 2022

    Feds Can't End Plan To Speed Green Card Process For Allies

    The federal government must continue with a plan to hasten the processing of green card applications for Afghan and Iraqi allies after a D.C. federal judge ruled that processing delays were still unreasonable despite visa application and inquiry surges.

  • December 01, 2022

    Air Force Says It Reasonably Nixed Pricy Bids For $329M Deal

    The U.S. Air Force stood by a decision to cut two companies from competition for a $329 million network support deal, saying it reasonably chose not to evaluate their high-priced proposals in favor of trying to fix lesser-priced bids. 

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