Rapid Fire: 2010-10-15

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* Indian Aid: India pledges to assist Vietnam in modernizing its military equipment. * Show US the Money: US wants NATO countries to put their money where their mouths are. * Cyber Team: US government increases military role in thwarting cyber attacks on civilian infrastructure with signing of DoD-DHS memo [PDF]. * Noteworthy: Raytheon sells $2 billion in notes to pay off existing debt. * ATK repurchases $275 million in convertible notes due 2024. * CSC wins contract worth up to $270 million to provide support to the Missile Defense Agency. * Lockheed Martin gets $24 million contract extension from the US Navy to provide acoustic processing and tracking capabilities to detect and track submarines.

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