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Northrop to Update Common Infrared Countermeasure System Under $482M Army Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has secured a potential five-year, $481.6M contract to help the U.S. Army update a system designed to protect aircraft against sophisticated infrared missiles. The company will provide quick-reaction capability 3 of the Common Infrared Countermeasure system under the cost-no-fee, cost-plus-incentive-fee and firm-fixed-price contract, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

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Army Selects Northrop for Common Infrared Countermeasure Program Support

The U.S. Army has selected Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) to continue its engineering and manufacturing work for the Common Infrared Countermeasure program under a $35.37 million firm-fixed-price hybrid contract. Northrop will perform work in Illinois through Oct. 28, 2017, the Defense Department said Friday CIRCM is an infrared laser-based countermeasure system that works to protect …

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BAE, Northrop Land Army Contract Modifications for IR Countermeasure R&D

BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) have received contract modifications from the U.S. Army to continue helping the branch develop countermeasure technology for protecting aircraft from infrared-guided missiles. The Army awarded a $8, 005, 521 modification to BAE and $10, 006, 600 to Northrop under the service’s Common Infrared …

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