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Northrop to Update Navy Growler Electronic Systems

Northrop 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 …

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Thales Wraps Up Helmet Mounted Business Buy

Thales Group has completed its acquisition of a helmet mounted display and motion tracking business from Gentex Corp. for an undisclosed amount. Effective Dec. 28, 2012, the new company is operating as a Thales subsidiary under the new name Thales Visionix, Thales said Thursday. The subsidiary will retain its current …

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Kratos To Build Ballistic Missile Defense Electronics; Richard Poirer Comments

Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (NASDAQ: KTOS) has won a $11.9 million contract to build electronic hardware for a U.S. ballistic missile defense program, the company said Thursday. The company won the contract from one of the program’s prime contractors. Richard Poirier, president of Kratos’ electronic products division, said the …

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Northrop Seeking Navy Missile Defense Radar Program Partners; Gloria Flach Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) wants to partner with U.S.-based electronics suppliers as it pursues a U.S. Navy air and missile defense radar program, the company said Thursday. “We are offering opportunities to industry to compete for both the hardware and software components of our AMDR solution, ” said Gloria Flach, …

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Exelis Radio System Foreign Sale IDIQ Now $451M; Ken Harrison Comments

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has won $25 million order to provide its ground and airborne radio system for a foreign military sales agreement, the company said Friday. Exelis has received $451 million in orders to date under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, which the company won in 2008 from the Army Communications-Electronics Command. “This …

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Lockheed Wins $249M For Space Vehicle Antennas, Electronics

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has won a $249 million contract to manufacture electronics, antennas and flight materials for the U.S. Air Force. According to a Monday Defense Department release, the company will manufacture the components for Space Vehicles five and six. Work under the firm-fixed-price contract will occur in …

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