Air Force Awards Northrop Grumman $65.5M Contract for Sight and Communication Systems

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Information Systems (NYSE: NOC), Herndon, Va., a cost-plus-fixed-fee/firm-fixed-price contract not-to-exceed $65, 492, 441 for Mobility Air Forces Dynamic Re-tasking Capability systems.

The MAF DRC system provides required operational performance through a secure line of sight and beyond line of sight data-link; two display systems for pilot and co-pilot; a processor/server for command and control of radios and displays; Group A components; and existing host aircraft navigational system data.

Air Mobility Command requested 58 communication systems. ESC/HNAK, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity

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