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BAE, Northrop to Develop Tech on Potential $5B Army Laser Contract

BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) have both won U.S. Army contracts to develop technology for missile-jamming lasers, the Defense Department announced Monday. BAE won $38, 010, 103 and Northrop won $31, 359, 202 under cost-plus-fixed-fee contracts to support the Common Infrared Countermeasure Program. The CIRCM program is …

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General Dynamics Wins $33M for Sub Masts with Camera, Infrared Components

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) subsidiary Electric Boat has won a $32.9 million contract modification with the U.S. Navy to provide three backup photonics masts for Virginia-class submarines. Cameras in the mast digitally record infomation, then transmit data through fiber optics into the ship where they are processed with on-board image processors. Each photonics mast has an …

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Northrop to Provide Advanced Threat Sensors to Protect Deployed Navy Aircraft

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a U.S. Navy contract to provide advanced threat warning sensors to upgrade the Navy’s large aircraft infrared countermeasures system. The company will deliver 24 ATW sensors and five processors for integration onboard CH-53 aircraft. The ATW sensor is form-fit and A-kit compatible with the currently …

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Boeing Wins $135M to Develop Infrared Detection, Targeting System for Radar-Denied Aircraft

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) a $135 million contract to develop a long-wave infrared detection system that targets airborne vehicles in a radar-denied environment. The company will also engineer and manufacture the F/A-18E/F infrared search and track system on the cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price contract. The contract was …

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BAE Receives Infrared Sensor Order under Army IDIQ

BAE Systems has won a task order to provide the U.S. Army and U.S. Marine Corps with a system of infrared sensors that provide 24-hour all-weather visibility to vehicle operators. BAE Systems has won more than $140 million in orders for the driver’s vision enhancer family of systems under a …

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