Tag Archives: Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program

NexGen Communication to Provide Spares, Repair Supplies for Navy Emitter ID System

NexGen Communication has received a five-year, $7.7 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide spares and repair supplies for the U.S. Navy’s AN/SSX-1 Specific Emitter Identification System. The Defense Department said Tuesday NexGen Communication will work to repair, modify, update and manage the configuration of the system to address requirements under the Surface Electronic Warfare …

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Northrop Completes Navy Block 3 Electronic Warfare Platform Critical Design Review

Northrop Grumman has completed a critical design review of the electronic subsystem of the U.S. Navy’s AN/SLQ-32(V)7 electronic warfare platform. The company said Monday the CDR is part of the service branch’s Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 3 development. The AN/SLQ-32(V)7 system works to detect and counter anti-ship missiles and …

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General Dynamics to Upgrade Navy EW Systems Under SEWIP Block 1B3 Contract

A General Dynamics business unit will provide electronic warfare system upgrades under a five-year production contract for the U.S. Navy‘s Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 1B3. The company said Monday General Dynamics Mission Systems will perform work in Massachusetts and install the upgrades on Navy combat ships to help facilitate increased situational awareness. General Dynamics …

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Lockheed to Upgrade Navy’s Electronic Warfare Systems Under SEWIP Block 2

Lockheed Martin will upgrade the U.S. Navy‘s AN/SLQ-32 electronic warfare defense systems under a $154 million, low-rate initial production contract for the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program. The company said Thursday the upgrade is part of SEWIP Block 2 and will provide additional functionality and defensive technologies to AN/SLQ-32 systems on various Navy …

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Teri Marconi: Northrop to Add ‘1st Simultaneous Multi-Mission’ Tool for Navy Surface Ships

Northrop Grumman will add early detection, threat warning, signal analysis and other functions to its AN/SLQ-32 electronic warfare system as part of a $267 million contract it received from the U.S. Navy in February. The company said Thursday the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 3 contract seeks to upgrade the electronic warfare attack system to protect Navy vessels …

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Navy Tests SEWIP Upgrade on Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer

The U.S. Navy moved closer to updating its ship-based electronic warfare systems with the installation of a Lockheed Martin-built sensor suite on the USS BainBridge, DoD Buzz reported Thursday. Kris Osborn writes the Block 2 SLQ-32 Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program is designed to increase the early detection and signal analysis capability of the warship fleet. The …

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Lockheed to Update Navy Electronic Warfare Receiver, Antenna

Lockheed Martin has won a $39.1 million contract modification to update the Navy’s receiver and antenna used for its electronic warfare system, Military Aerospace & Electronics reports. John Keller writes the Naval Sea Systems Command awarded the modification for the branch’s Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 2 system. The …

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