NGC to Work with Italy on Submarines

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a contract by the Italian shipyard Fincantieri to deliver two full navigation suites for the second pair of U212A class submarines being built for the Italian Navy.

“Northrop Grumman LITEF has a long history of supplying naval navigation products using both fibre-optic gyro and ring laser gyro technologies to customers which include more than 30 of the world’s navies and coast guards” said Norbert Sandner, director of marketing and sales for Northrop Grumman LITEF. “Our state-of-the-art PL41 Mk4 offers the high accuracy and reliability these modern submarines need, and this award demonstrates Northrop Grumman’s continuing commitment to the international naval market.”

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