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Northrop Grumman showcases maritime battlespace capabilities at Advanced Naval Technology Exercise

Posted August 14, 2017 by

Northrop Grumman and other industry leaders will partner to demonstrate advanced autonomous technologies in a multi-domain contested maritime environment during this year’s Advanced Naval Technology Exercise at Naval Surface Warfare Center in Panama City, Fla., Aug. 14-18. The demonstration will showcase Northrop Grumman’s advanced mission management and control system aligned with the Navy Common Control…

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Boeing, Mahindra Defence Systems open C-17 training center for Indian Air Force

Posted July 11, 2016 by

Boeing and Mahindra Defence Systems July 8 formally opened a center in Gurgaon to provide C-17 training services to the Indian Air Force.

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Protecting the soldier: U.S. Army orders more Q-53 counterfire radars from Lockheed

Posted April 24, 2017 by

Lockheed Martin will manufacture additional AN/TPQ-53 counterfire radar systems for the U.S. Army under a $1.6 billion order-dependent contract. The Q-53 radar system supports troops in combat by detecting, classifying, tracking and identifying the location of enemy indirect fire in either 360- or 90-degree modes.

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Northrop Grumman to provide EC systems for RNLAS

Posted December 5, 2016 by

Northrop Grumman photograph Currently operational in the United States and 11 other countries, the Northrop Grumman AN/ALQ-131 pod is one of the most successful ECM systems ever built. Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract by the Royal Netherlands Air Force to upgrade the AN/ALQ-131 electronic countermeasure pods for its F-16 aircraft fleet. The upgrade…

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Northrop Grumman successfully fields GCSS- Army increment I

Posted March 28, 2018 by

Northrop Grumman graphic Northrop Grumman has fully fielded the Global Combat Support System-Army (GCSS-Army) Increment I, completing the Army’s deployment schedule. Northrop Grumman has fully fielded the Global Combat Support System-Army Increment I, completing the Army’s deployment schedule. With GCSS-Army, soldiers have unprecedented visibility into maintenance, dispatching, unit supply, property book, finance and materiel management…

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Sikorsky signs with San Diego fire-rescue air ops to deliver S-70i Firehawk

Posted February 28, 2018 by

On Feb. 27, Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, signed to deliver one S-70i™ Black Hawk helicopter in a baseline configuration to the city of San Diego at the 2018 Helicopter Association International Heli-Expo in Las Vegas. Wildland fires have spread more rapidly than ever observed in the past resulting in a year-round fire season in…

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Raytheon receives $523 million for Standard Missile-3 production, delivery

Posted August 3, 2016 by

TUCSON, Ariz.–The U.S. Missile Defense Agency exercised a $523 million contract option with Raytheon to produce, test and deliver 47 Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IB interceptors for operational testing and deployment. This is the fiscal year 2016 option under the $2,351,177,872 contract for Standard Missiles awarded to the company in 2015. The guided missiles are…

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Boeing names Mark Cherry VP of Phantom Works Technology Group

Posted October 18, 2017 by

Aerospace industry and U.S. Air Force veteran Mark Cherry is joining Boeing as leader of the Phantom Works advanced technology organization within the company’s Defense, Space & Security business unit. Cherry succeeds Darryl Davis, who led Phantom Works for 10 years. Davis has moved into a company-wide program management role reporting to Greg Smith, chief…

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Boeing, Ryanair celebrate milestone delivery of Airline’s 400th Next-Generation 737-800

Posted April 4, 2016 by

Boeing and Ryanair marked a milestone April 4 with the delivery of the airline’s 400th Next-Generation 737-800. The Irish low-cost carrier operates the largest fleet of Next-Generation 737-800s in the world. “The Boeing 737-800 aircraft, with its industry leading technical reliability and seating capacity, has been the foundation upon which our successful and safe growth…

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Lockheed Martin, U.S. Air Force move forward with upgrade to contingency GPS III operations

Posted December 12, 2016 by

The U.S. Air Force approved Lockheed Martin's design to upgrade the current GPS satellite ground control system with new capabilities that will enable it to operate more powerful and accurate GPS III satellites.

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