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US Allies Test-Fire Raytheon Missiles During Military Exercise; Mike Jarrett Comments

Military personnel from four U.S. partner nations demonstrated Raytheon-made combat missiles from air and ground platforms at Sweden’s Vidsel test range in September. Raytheon said Monday Norwegian, Swiss, Turkish and Finnish armed forces launched five AIM-120C7 medium range air-to-air missiles during the Thor’s Hammer exercise. The AMRAAMs hit their targets …

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MarketsandMarkets: Maritime Security Market to Grow 8.4% Through 2019

A new MarketsandMarkets report rorecasts the maritime security market to reach $20.87 billion in value in 2019 at a compound annual growth rate of 8.4 percent over the next five years. The firm said Thursday that the awareness of maritime threats, regulations, standards and international trade practices, as well as the globalization of maritime security operations will drive the market. …

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Northrop Begins Production of 5 Global Hawks for NATO; Jim Culmo Comments

Northrop Grumman‘s Unmanned Systems Center has begun manufacturing the first of five Global Hawk UAVs intended for NATO intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations. The NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance Block 40 Global Hawk aircraft is designed to offer land and sea situational awareness for both military and civilian operations including relief …

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Lockheed To Study F-35 Missile Risk For Norway

Lockheed Martin’s aeronautics company will study F-35 missile risk reduction for Norway under a contract modification received from the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said $19,805,300 modification falls under a previously-awarded low rate initial production contract. Studies for the Norway Ministry of Defense will consist of physical fit checks, wind …

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Northrop Welcomes Norway’s Defense Secretary to F-35 Facility

Northrop Grumman Corp. executives welcomed Norwegian Defense Secretary Roger Ingebrigsten to the company’s F-35 production facility in Palmdale, Calif. on Feb. 29. Northrip said Ingebrigsten came to check on progress of the Lockheed Martin-led F-35 program and visited Edwards Air Force Base to watch a flight demonstration. Ingebrigsten also toured …

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