Northrop to Provide Advanced Threat Sensors to Protect Deployed Navy Aircraft

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a U.S. Navy contract to provide advanced threat warning sensors to upgrade the Navy’s large aircraft infrared countermeasures system. The company will deliver 24 ATW sensors and five processors for integration onboard CH-53 aircraft. The ATW sensor is form-fit and A-kit compatible with the currently deployed DoN LAIRCM missile warning system, which protects...