USSOCOM US Special Operations Command

Type: Organization
Name: USSOCOM US Special Operations Command (SOCOM, U.S. Special Operations Command, United States Special Operations Command, SOCOM)
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Exercise Jackal Stone 2014

Multinational Special Operations Soldiers demonstrate their capabilities during the Media Day. Exercise Jackal Stone is a United States Special Operations Command Europe (SOCEUR) led exercise, which supports and enhances established professional military-to ... [Published DVIDS - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Fair Opportunity / Limited Sources Justification - Data Scientist Support

Document Type: Fair Opportunity / Limited Sources JustificationPosted Date: 17-SEP-14Location: Other Defense Agencies, U.S. Special Operations Command, Headquarters Procurement DivisionClassification Code: D - Information technology services, including ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Audiovisual Enterprises : Award Notice - Audio/Visual (AV) and Data Infrastructure Installation

Document Type: Award NoticePosted Date: 17-SEP-14Location: Other Defense Agencies, U.S. Special Operations Command, MARSOCClassification Code: N - Installation of equipmentSubject: Audio/Visual (AV) and Data Infrastructure InstallationSolicitation Number: ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Special Ops Command Stresses Preservation of Force

To combat the demands on the nation's special operations forces, U.S. Special Operations Command has made its Preservation of the Force and Family initiative a priority. ... [Published American Forces Press Service News Feed - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Where’s My Coast Guard?

President Obama’s roll call attempt fell short on Tuesday during his speech  at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida. Obama got roaring responses from CENTCOM, SOCOM, Army, Navy, and the Marines, but the Coast Guard? Not so much. “We love our ... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Presolicitation Notice - International Association of Classification Societies (IACS), DNV-GL

Notice Type: Presolicitation NoticePosted Date: 16-SEP-14Office Address: Other Defense Agencies; U.S. Special Operations Command; Headquarters Procurement Division; 7701 Tampa Point Blvd MacDill AFB FL 33621-5323Subject: International Association of Classification ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

State of failure - Libyan government struggles to stem violence

Type 79/85 7.62 mm self-loading sniper riflesDevelopmentThe Type 79 self-loading sniper rifle is a direct copy of the Russian SVD Dragunov. A later variant, the Type 85 appears indistinguishable from the earlier Type 79 and the former is thought to have ... [Published Jane's - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

The US and France Are Teaming Up to Fight A Sprawling War on Terror in Africa

In July of this year, France launched Operation Barkhane, an ambitious counterterrorism initiative spread across five countries in Africa's Sahel and Sahara regions. The mission seeks to build upon the success of the French military intervention that ... [Published Vice UK - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Air Force special ops looks to add armor, firepower to Ospreys

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD. — In response to two of its CV-22 Ospreys being shot up over Juba, South Sudan, in December, critically injuring two service members, the US Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) has added optional armor to the flooring of ... [Published Air Force Times - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Textron conducts live-fire demonstration of G-CLAW weapon

Textron Systems Weapon & Sensor Systems has successfully completed a live-fire demonstration of its G-CLAW precision-guided weapon at the US Army's Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona, US.Dropped by a Cessna Caravan aircraft equipped with a US Special Operations ... [Published Army Technology - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

US Federal Business Opportunity: Other Defense Agencies: TACTICAL EQUIPMENT ASSET MANAGEMENT (TEAM) DATABASE SUPPORT

Agency: Other Defense AgenciesOffice: U.S. Special Operations Command Location: Naval Special Warfare Development GroupDate you need to respond by: 1-September-2014Solicitation Number: H92244-15-T-0008 Naics code: 541519 Computer Systems Design and Related ... [Published ITbriefing - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 2 reports

FAS Roundup: September 15, 2014

From the BlogsNew Exemptions from 50 Year Declassification Approved:  Most of the national security agencies in the executive branch have now been granted approval to exempt certain 50 year old classified information from automatic declassification. The ... [Published FBIS - Sep 15 2014]

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...the effectiveness of this highly flexible weapon system," said Ian Walsh, Weapon & Sensor Systems senior vice president and general manager. "This demonstration sets the stage for further integration of additional features as well as testing from other aircraft platforms -- all toward the goal of providing the warfighter with an accurate and affordable weapon system designed for static or moving targets."
...news about things like football soccer] teams is intermingled with a very heavy preponderance of counterterrorism-related business," Black said. "Even though the terms of the contract stipulate that it should not be biased in its coverage, the spread of articles that they offer gives you a very particular view of that part of the continent, which is very much a view that reflects US military policy."
"Special operations forces (SOF) are small, specially organized units manned by people carefully selected and trained to operate under physically demanding and psychologically stressful conditions to accomplish missions using modified equipment and unconventional applications of tactics against strategic and operational objectives. The unique capabilities of SOF complement those of conventional forces."

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International Chinook Sales Poised to Keep Boei... [Published National Defense Magazine - Sep 18 2014]
Audiovisual Enterprises : Award Notice - Audio/... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 18 2014]
Special Ops Command Stresses Preservation of Force [Published American Forces Press Service News Feed - Sep 18 2014]
Obama Persists: No U.S. Ground Troops Against ISIS [Published US News & World Report - Sep 17 2014]
Where’s My Coast Guard? [Published Washington Free Beacon - Sep 17 2014]
Presolicitation Notice - International Associat... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 17 2014]
State of failure - Libyan government struggles ... [Published Jane's - Sep 17 2014]
Textron's G-CLAW on target in live-fire demonst... [Published UPI - Sep 17 2014]
US Federal Business Opportunity: Other Defense ... [Published ITbriefing - Sep 17 2014]
The US and France Are Teaming Up to Fight A Spr... [Published Vice UK - Sep 17 2014]
Air Force special ops looks to add armor, firep... [Published Air Force Times - Sep 17 2014]
Textron conducts live-fire demonstration of G-C... [Published Army Technology - Sep 17 2014]
OBAMA in TAMPA: Everything you need to know [Published 970 Wfla - Sep 17 2014]
US is involved in 134 wars or none, depending o... [Published GlobalPost - Sep 16 2014]
US Federal Business Opportunity: Other Defense ... [Published ITbriefing - Sep 16 2014]
Textron Systems G-CLAW Precision Guided Weapon ... [Published Town Hall - Sep 16 2014]
FAS Roundup: September 15, 2014 [Published FBIS - Sep 15 2014]
FAS Roundup 9/15 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 15 2014]
Chaos of War – The Next Will Be [Published HoweStreet.com - Sep 14 2014]
Navy workers to move back into building where g... [Published Stars and Stripes - Sep 13 2014]
Obama’s deceptive case for war [Published Press tv - Sep 13 2014]
Mission Essential: Leveraging and Protecting Ou... [Published American.com - Sep 12 2014]
Jackal Stone brings elite forces together in Ge... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 12 2014]
Warrior Games Bike Doctor [Published DVIDS - Sep 12 2014]
USMC Warrior Games Archery [Published DVIDS - Sep 12 2014]
National Defense Briefs – September 12, 2014 [Published MidlandsBiz - Sep 12 2014]
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Where’s My Coast Guard? [Published Washington Free Beacon - Sep 17 2014]
President Obama’s roll call attempt fell short on Tuesday during his speech  at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida. Obama got roaring responses from CENTCOM, SOCOM, Army, Navy, and the Marines, but the Coast Guard? Not so much. “We love our ...
FAS Roundup 9/15 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 15 2014]
FAS Roundup: September 15, 2014 Image courtesy of Shutterstock.  View this email in your browser From the Blogs New Exemptions from 50 Year Declassification Approved:  Most of the national security agencies in the executive branch have now been granted approval to ...
New Remote Control Report: US Special Operation... [Published Full Text Reports... - Sep 12 2014]
New Remote Control Report: US Special Operations Command Contracting: Data-Mining the Public Record Source: Oxford Research Group A new report that analyses a US procurement database to shed light on the activities of US military special operations contracting ...
Mission Ready Services Inc.: 10-20 Services Inc... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Sep 12 2014]
Highlights: - 10-20 Awarded subcontract on $8.3M Marine Corps Award - $9M in USSOCOM equipment decontaminated and restored by 10-20 to date - Launch of 10-20 Service Center on Fort Bragg Army Base September 15, 2014 ...
$1.5B U.S. contract for mass-brainwashing [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Sep 09 2014]
"According to the report, USSOCOM tendered a $1.5 billion contract that required support with "Psychological Operations related to intelligence and information operations." Prospective contractors were told they would have to provide "military and civilian ...
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U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) signs... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 27 2014]
Robert Gates and Leon Panetta ask Congress to P... [Published PR Newswire - Feb 03 2014]
Frost & Sullivan: Continuing Counter-terror Ope... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 19 2013]
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