Lockheed-Northrop venture lands $25M radar, UAV contract modification
- By Zach Noble
- May 01, 2014
Longbow LLC has won a $25 million modification to a radar and UAV data link contract.
The Orlando, Fla.-based company is tasked with the production of seventeen radar electronics units and unmanned aerial system tactical common data link assemblies, as well as software upgrades and production testing hardware.
Funds in the amount of $25.2 million were obligated at the time of the award, and work is slated to be finished by July 31, 2015.
Longbow is a joint venture of Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman.
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Before joining FCW in 2015, Noble served as assistant editor at the viral news site TheBlaze, where he wrote a mix of business, political and breaking news stories and managed weekend news coverage. He has also written for online and print publications including The Washington Free Beacon, The Santa Barbara News-Press, The Federalist and Washington Technology.
Noble is a graduate of Saint Vincent College, where he studied English, economics and mathematics.
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