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Northrop Gets $174M Modification on Army Guidance Kit Supply Contract

Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) innovation systems segment has received a $173.7M contract modification from the U.S. Army to supply M1156 kits designed to transform artillery projectiles into GPS-guided weapons. The service obligated the full amount at the time of award from its fiscal 2019 “other” procurement funds, the Department of …

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Orbital ATK Books $123M in Additional Army Precision Guidance Kit Orders

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has received orders worth a combined $123 million from the U.S. Army to produce additional Precision Guidance Kits designed to help increase warfighters’ shooting accuracy. The orders fall under option 2 of Orbital ATK’s PGK production contract and include a $69 million order awarded in July last year, the company …

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Orbital ATK Concludes Safety, Reliability Tests for Precision Guidance Kit

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 1, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday on Orbital ATK’s (NYSE: OA) precision guidance system for 155mm artillery projectiles reaching safety and reliability benchmarks during its first production lot acceptance test, recording less than 10 meters median accuracy. Mike Kahn, president of Orbital ATK Defense Systems Group and …

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Army Orders $120M in Orbital ATK Precision Guidance Kits; Dan Olson Comments

Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA) has been awarded a $120 million contract to build, test and deliver precision guidance kits for the U.S. Army‘s 155-millimeter artillery shells. The company began low-rate initial production of the projectile guidance systems in January and is scheduled to begin kit deliveries in early 2016, Orbital ATK …

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