Kratos to provide Naval aircraft with landing systems under $2.2M option

Kratos Defense and Security Solutions has won a $2.2 million option to supply landing systems to Naval aircraft.

Under the contract, Kratos will supply AN/ARA-63 Tactical Instrument Landing Systems for the F/A-18E/F/G and E-2D Naval aircraft.

The AN/ARA-63 TILS is a microwave landing system provides elevation and azimuth guidance information necessary for critical aircraft carrier landings, Kratos said in a release.

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