Northrop to Update Navy Growler Electronic Systems

NorthropLogoNorthrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $7 million delivery order to update electronic attack systems used on the U.S. Navy‘s fleet of EA-16G Growler jets, built by Boeing (NYSE: BA).

The order is a ceiling-priced award under a basic ordering agreement, the Defense Department said Thursday.

Work will occur in Elkridge, Md. through May 2, 2015 and the Navy is obligating an estimated $3.5 million in fiscal year working capital funds at the time of award.

The Naval Supply Systems Command’s weapon systems support office in Philadelphia is the contracting activity.

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