Northrop wins $10.8M UAV electronic sensor contract
- By Zach Noble
- May 02, 2014
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has won a $10.8 million contract for UAV sensor arrays.
The company will be tasked with the development and integration of Multi Capability Pod (MCAP) sensor arrays on the MQ-8C Fire Scout, a UAV helicopter model.
The MCAPs provide multiple electronic warfare sensors for littoral combat situations.
Funds in the amount of $10.8 million were obligated at time of award, $4.2 million of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year, and work is slated to wind up in June 2015.
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