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HII Newport News Division Installs Radar Structure on Navy Carrier Under Overhaul Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 25, 2018 — A division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has equipped a U.S. Navy Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier with a new integrated radar structure as part of a refueling and complex overhaul program worth $2.8B, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday its Newport News …

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Northrop Presents Modular Open-Architecture Radar Built for Multiple Applications

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 24, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has unveiled a new open-architecture radar technology with multiple panels that work to enable it to integrate with various platforms to support different missions and perform multiple functions, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Vanguard radar is designed …

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Northrop, Duke & UW to Produce Metamaterial-Based Military Aircraft Antennas

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 7, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is collaborating with Duke University and the University of Washington to utilize metamaterials in building configurable military aircraft antennas as part of a Defense Department-funded research project, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Duke’s Pratt School of Engineering said Tuesday the team, through …

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Kratos Tasked With Radar Engineering, Technical Support Under $67M Navy Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 6, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) will provide engineering and technical support for U.S. Navy radar programs under a potential $67.5M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the Naval Surface Warfare Center – Dahlgren Division’s electromagnetic and sensor systems department selected Kratos …

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Raytheon Opens Navy Radar Development Facility in Rhode Island Via $8M Investment

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 29, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has unveiled a new radar development center in Rhode Island that will serve as a hub for collaboration between industry and foreign partners as well as the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Portsmouth facility, part of the company’s $8M investment …

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Northrop Delivers Multimission Radar With Gallium Nitride Tech to Marine Corps

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 30, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has delivered to the U.S. Marine Corps its first active electronically scanned array radar system equipped with a gallium nitride antenna designed to support real-time threat monitoring, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radar with …

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Raytheon Radar, UAS to Support Army Ground Troops Against Enemy Drones

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2018 — A Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) radar and unmanned aircraft system designed to detect and counter adversary drones will be utilized by the U.S. Army in its battlefield operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday its Coyote tube-launched UAS, which will be deployed before the end of 2018, …

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Boeing Reports $2.1B in Government, Commercial Services Orders; Stan Deal Comments

Boeing (NYSE: BA) announced on Monday approximately $2.1 billion worth of services orders, contracts and agreements with government agencies and commercial customers at the Farnborough International Airshow in the U.K. The company said Monday the agreements and orders span across its global services business’ capability areas that include training and professional …

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Leonardo DRS Subsidiary Wins Potential $262M Navy Radar Production Contract

A Leonardo DRS subsidiary has won a potential $261.9 million contract to produce radar systems for the U.S. Navy and Japan to fulfill a foreign military sales agreement. DRS Laurel Technologies will produce up to 59 AN/SPQ-9B ASMD radars and associated equipment under the firm-fixed-price contract that has an initial value of $64.3 …

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Raytheon to Kick Off Work on $600M Army Software Sustainment Contract; Todd Probert Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will now commence work on a potential three-year, $600 million contract to provide software sustainment and upgrade support for the U.S. Army’s missile defense systems following the withdrawal of a bid protest in February. The company said Monday it received the contract in June 2017 and will start …

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