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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 Provide Airborne Comms Payload for Air Force Global Hawk RPAs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 5, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will supply Battlefield Airborne Communications Node units to update the U.S. Air Force‘s EQ-4B Global Hawk remotely piloted aircraft under a $39.9 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will install the BACN payloads onto the Global Hawk …

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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 AF Battlefield Airborne Comm Node Support; Jeannie Hilger Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded an $89.7 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to extend the company’s support for the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node system that the service uses in overseas contingency operations. “BACN is making such a tremendous difference for our warfighters that it is regarded as indispensable for …

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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 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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