Northrop Grumman has won a $255 million contract from US Navy to procure three MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft
The contract also includes one main operation control station, one forward operation control station, training courseware, and tooling. Work is expected to be completed in August 2020, the US Department of Defense announced Tuesday.
The Procurement decision is taken after the Triton program completed an operational assessment in February, the results and data from which informed the review process. Milestone C marks the end of the development phase and the beginning of production under the Pentagon’s acquisition process.
MQ-4C Triton is a maritime surveillance unmanned aircraft system. The UAS will complement the navy's Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Force family of systems, delivering SIGNET (signals intelligence), C4ISR and maritime strike capabilities.
The MQ-4C is a high-altitude, long-endurance UAS, suitable for conducting continuous sustained operations over an area of interest at long ranges. It relays maritime intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) information directly to the maritime commander.
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Northrop Grumman is being awarded $255 million modification contract for the Lot 3 low-rate initial production of three MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft. The contract also includes trade studies and tooling in support of the Persistent Maritime Unmanned Aircraft Systems Program Office, the US department of defense said in a statement Thrusday
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Northrop Grumman has submitted a proposal to the US Air Force to modernize the nations intercontinental ballistic missile system (ICBM) with the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. GBSD will replace the existing ICBM missile system, including the weapon systems command and control; flight, launch and ground systems; and cyber elements, the company said in a statement Monday
United States Naval Observatory (USNO) has selected NovAtels GPS Anti-Jam Technology (GAJT) to satisfy a requirement for a Controlled Reception Pattern Antenna (CRPA) capability at sites throughout the Department of Defense Information Network (DoDIN). The DoDIN is the core global enterprise network of the US military and is depended upon for secure and sensitive voice, data, video and bandwidth services
Northrop Grumman has won a US Navy contract to build 10 additional Fire Scout MQ-8C helicopter drones. "We are pleased to support the Navy with additional MQ-8C Fire Scouts with maritime-dominance support," Northrop Grummans vice president of tactical autonomous systems, Leslie Smith, stated in the release Thursday
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