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Northrop Gets $325M USAF Contract to Support Joint STARS

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Northrop Grumman has secured a $325 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to continue its support of the Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (Joint STARS). “The overall modification and sustainment work will ensure continuous safety and system readiness for the E-8C fleet against evolving threat environments,” said Janice Zilch, vice president of manned airborne surveillance programs at Northrop Grumman.

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Northrop Develops New Joint STAR Propulsion System

Northrop Grumman Corp. has added a new propulsion system to one of its planes used for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions. The company announced Tuesday it completed the first test flight of its E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System, or Joint Stars plane, with the new propulsion system. Pratt …

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