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Northrop Showcases New Battlespace C2 Platform; Dan Verwiel Comments

Northrop Showcases New Battlespace C2 Platform; Dan Verwiel Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

northrop-Grumman_BLUENorthrop Grumman has introduced a mobile command and control technology that aims to provide military users with a unified view of battlespace data during joint operations.

The company is demonstrating its Citadel Enterprise Battle Command System at the ongoing International Defence Exhibition and Conference in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Northrop said Monday.

Dan Verwiel, vice president and general manager for the air and missile defense division at Northrop’s information system business, said the platform is built to use a cyber defense mechanism.

“It is also designed for enduring protection with total system lifecycle affordability and the ability to upgrade for adapting to evolving threats,” Verwiel added.

The company developed Citadel to link weapon systems and sensors, offer a wide area surveillance coverage and help commanders manage air and missile defense systems.

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Written by Mary-Louise Hoffman

is a writer of news summaries about executive-level business activity in the government contracting sector. Her reports for ExecutiveBiz are focused on trends and events that drive the GovCon industry to include commercial technologies that private companies are developing for federal government use. She contributes news content to ExecutiveBiz’s sister sites GovCon Wire and ExecutiveGov.

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