Navy Orders Mercury Systems Electronic Parts

NavyC4ISRMercury Systems (NASDAQ: MRCY) has been awarded a five-year, $7.3 million contract to produce electronic spare parts for the U.S. Navy’s ship-mounted electronic warfare systems, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Thursday.

John Keller writes the digital, radio frequency and microwave components will be installed in the Navy’s AN/SLQ-32(V)6 shipboard EW system.

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) will serve as the systems integrator, according to the report.

Mercury will build ARC bus controllers, PDF synthesizers, PDF tuners, 8-channel digital receivers, 4-channel digital receivers and clock generator VME cards under the contract, Keller reports.

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