Esterline Invitation to 4th Quarter and Fiscal 2017 Earnings Conference Call

BELLEVUE, Wash., Oct. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Members of the Investment Community, Esterline Technologies (NYSE:ESL) plans to announce financial results for its 4th fiscal quarter and fiscal 2017 on Thursday, November 9, 2017. Esterline will host a conference call featuring remarks by Curtis Reusser, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Bob George, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Following these remarks, there will be a question and answer session. The call is scheduled to start at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time) and will last…

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German Armed Forces Renews Contract for Hexagon Geospatial Products

NORCROSS, Ga., Oct. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — At the HxGN LOCAL Defense Summit, a conference dedicated to defense and security in Western Europe, Hexagon Geospatial announced that the Bundeswehr Geoinformation Centre (BGIC) recently renewed a large software maintenance contract for Hexagon Geospatial products. The two-year renewal is for more than 100 licenses, mainly within the GeoMedia and ImageStation product families. The contract also includes consulting for workflow optimization. The contract was issued to Geosystems, a Hexagon Geospatial Premium Partner, which will work closely with the local subsidiary of Hexagon…

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Woodward, Inc. announces the retirement of Martin V. Glass, President Airframe Systems

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Oct. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD) today announced that Martin V. Glass, President of its Airframe Systems group, will retire, effective February 2, 2018, after over 40 years of dedicated service. “Marty will leave a remarkable legacy on Woodward and its members,” said Tom Gendron, Chairman and CEO. “His leadership, vision and innovative spirit have made a lasting impact on our company. It’s been an honor to work with Marty and I’m proud of the many significant accomplishments he’s made over his 40 years…

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ENAIRE Signs New Contract with Unisys for Application and Mobile Services to Deliver Enhanced Customer Service

Major European air navigation service provider to leverage deep Unisys technology and domain expertise in application support and development MADRID, October 10, 2017 – Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced a new contract with ENAIRE, the national air navigation service provider of Spain, to provide a package of services, including corporate applications development and employee mobile enablement, designed to enable the company to deliver enhanced customer service supporting more than 200 million passengers annually. Unisys will support a key foundation of ENAIRE’s digital transformation effort by developing and maintaining all…

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Constellium consolidates its long-term partnership with Bombardier through multi-year contract

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Constellium N.V. (NYSE:CSTM) (Euronext Paris:CSTM) announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement with Bombardier to supply flat rolled products in a rich mix of alloys, shapes and applications for a number of their aircraft programs such as C Series, CRJ Series, Q Series, Global and Challenger. In this new contract, Constellium will become one of the leading suppliers of flat rolled products to Bombardier globally, strengthening its position as a strategic supplier. Constellium and Bombardier are long-time partners, with a strong…

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UPDATE – Advanced Defense Technologies (ADCF) Announces Closing of Acquisition of Star Jets International

NEW YORK, Oct. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (OTC PINK:ADCF) announces that it has closed on its acquisition of Star Jets International, LLC (www.starjetsintl.com), a leading provider of private jets booking, brokerage and software solutions. Shareholders of Star Jets International are being issued preferred stock, which will constitute a majority of the capital structure of the public company. The public company expects to change its name to Star Jets International as soon as practicable. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/b7d685e6-85f1-4393-a336-7850f2605627 “We are thrilled…

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Advanced Defense Technologies (ADCF) Announces Closing of Acquisition of Star Jets International

NEW YORK, Oct. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (OTC PINK:ADCF) announces that it has closed on its acquisition of Star Jets International, LLC (www.starjetsintl.com), a leading provider of private jets booking, brokerage and software solutions. Shareholders of Star Jets International are being issued preferred stock, which will constitute a majority of the capital structure of the public company. The public company expects to change its name to Star Jets International as soon as practicable. “We are thrilled to become a publicly traded company and are excited…

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BigLever Execs to Spotlight Feature-based Product Line Engineering for the Enterprise at Systems & Software Product Line Conference 2017

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BigLever Software, the long-standing leader in the Product Line Engineering (PLE) field, today announced that the company’s CEO, Dr. Charles Krueger, and its VP of Customer Success, Dr. Paul Clements, will present several sessions on Feature-based PLE practices and successes at the 21st International Systems and Software Product Line Conference (SPLC) 2017 taking place in Seville, Spain, Sept. 25-29, 2017. PLE sessions will also feature case study papers co-authored by BigLever and major aerospace and defense companies Lockheed Martin, Raytheon and General…

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Emergent BioSolutions to Supply DoD With Chemical Threat Countermeasure RSDL Under Five-Year Follow-On Contract Valued at Up to $171 Million

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Sept. 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Emergent BioSolutions Inc. (NYSE:EBS) today announced that it has been awarded a five-year follow-on contract valued at up to approximately $171 million by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to supply RSDL® (Reactive Skin Decontamination Lotion Kit) for use by all branches of the U.S. military. The RSDL Kit is intended to remove or neutralize chemical warfare agents and T-2 toxin from the skin. “Emergent’s continued supply of RSDL reinforces our longstanding commitment to partner with governments around the world to provide…

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Woodward Selected by Airbus for A320neo PW Thrust Reverser Actuation System

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Sept. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD) today announced that it signed an agreement with Airbus to supply the Thrust Reverser Actuation System (TRAS) for the new nacelle of the Airbus A320neo aircraft powered by the Pratt and Whitney engine.  Woodward will design, develop and manufacture a TRAS system including a suite of locking and feedback actuators, flex shafts and tertiary locks. Application of Woodward’s TRAS system platforms for single aisle aircraft will enhance the new nacelle’s design and reliability. “We’re excited to work directly…

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