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USAF Exercises $150M Option on Northrop Airborne Comms Payload Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a $149.6M contract modification to operate and sustain the payload for a U.S. Air Force system used to translate and transmit information across disparate networks . This modification represents the first option year under a previously awarded contract and brings the contract’s total cumulative …

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Northrop to Support USAF Battlefield Airborne Comms Node Payload Under $173M Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a one-year, $172.7 million contract to manage the payload technology for the U.S. Air Force‘s Battlefield Airborne Communications Node. The Defense Department said Friday the company will also support BACN payload equipment and services under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. USAF will obligate $56 million in fiscal 2018 overseas contingency …

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Northrop to Extend USAF Battlefield Airborne Comms Tech Support Under $265M Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has secured a potential five-year, $265 million contract to continue to maintain an airborne gateway platform the U.S. Air Force uses to translate and distribute voice communications and battlespace data from multiple sources. The company said Tuesday it will provide maintenance and logistics services for the Battlefield Airborne …

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Northrop to Support Air Force’s Battlefield Comms Relay Under $140M Contract Modification

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a one-year, $140 million contract modification to provide payload and operations support for an airborne communications relay that works to help warfighters transmit data and gain situational awareness. Northrop will perform support work on the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node in San Diego, California, and various …

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Northrop to Continue Air Force Comms Relay Ops, Support Under $89M Modified Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) Space & Mission Systems has won a modification contract worth $89, 663, 365 to continue support for the U.S. Air Force’s airborne communications relay program. The change covers an additional year of maintenance and operations work on the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node payload aboard the E-11A …

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Northrop to Help Maintain Airborne Communications for E-11A Aircraft

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $48, 176, 543 U.S. Air Force contract for platform maintenance on E-11A aircraft, the Defense Department announced Thursday. The company’s maintenance work is for the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node Program, under which the company won $156 million in modifications over the summer. That …

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Northrop Wins $156M To Extend BACN Payload Deployment

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won two contract modifications worth a combined $156 million to extend the deployment and operation of communications payloads and for platform maintenance support. The company said a $106 million modification covers Battlefield Airborne Communications Nodes on three E-11A aircraft and three EQ-4B Global Hawk unmanned …

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Northrop Wins $47M Contract to Provide Air Force Comm Payloads

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has received a $47.2 million contract to provide communications payloads for two of the U.S. Air Force‘s Global Hawk aircraft, the company announced Monday. Northrop will integrate Battlefield Airborne Communications Node payloads to provide the aircraft with situational awareness capabilities. The aircraft will be designated …

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