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  • Navy Orders $65M in Northrop Triton UAS Sensor Spares - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Navy Orders $65M in Northrop Triton UAS Sensor Spares

    Northrop Grumman has received a $64.8M delivery order to provide sensor spares for the service branch’s MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft systems. The company will provide low-rate initial production 3 spares to support organizational-level maintenance of the Multi-Function Active Sensors, the Defense Department said Friday. The order covers the delivery of six antenna group assemblies, six wideband receivers […] More

  • Navy Tests Updated Software of Northrop-Built Triton UAS - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Navy Tests Updated Software of Northrop-Built Triton UAS

    The U.S. Navy has conducted formal laboratory and initial flight tests on updated software for a Northrop Grumman-built unmanned aerial system. Northrop said Tuesday the new MQ-4C Triton software package modernized the platform’s traffic alert and collision avoidance system, multi-aircraft control technology and multifunction active sensor radar modes. The Navy aims to achieve early operational capability status for the […] More

  • Northrop Flies Triton Sensor on Gulfstream Surrogate Plane; Mike Mackey Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Flies Triton Sensor on Gulfstream Surrogate Plane; Mike Mackey Comments

    Northrop Grumman has conducted more than 25 flight tests of a sensor for an unmanned aircraft system the company is building for the U.S. Navy to carry out maritime surveillance missions. The company has flown a Gulfstream II surrogate aircraft off the California coast during series of risk-reduction tests on the Triton vehicle’s Multi-Function Active Sensor, […] More

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