Home / Tag Archives: mine countermeasure system

Tag Archives: mine countermeasure system

Northrop Deploys Updated Mine-Hunting System for Navy Helicopters

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 8, 2019 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has delivered to the U.S. Navy the first two units of an updated airborne technology platform that the company built to detect mines, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the AQS-24C mine-hunting system, which builds on the capabilities of the AQS-24B, …

Read More »

Bill Irby: Textron Systems Unmanned Vessel to Support Naval Minesweeping

Textron‘s (NYSE: TXT) unmanned systems business will supply the U.S. Navy with its Common Unmanned Surface Vessel under a 30-month, $33.8 million contract as part of the service’s Unmanned Influence Sweep System program. The company’s Textron Systems division said Wednesday it will design, build and qualify the unmanned vessel and associated command-and-control software for …

Read More »