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Northrop Grumman awarded $47.9M for support MQ-4C Triton

July 27, 2019



northrup-grumman awarded forty-seven point nine million dollars for support mq-4c Triton US weapons maker northrup-grumman Court was awarded two modification to a previously awarded contracts worth about forty seven point nine million dollars for support of the mq-4c Triton unmanned aircraft system the US Department of Defense said on Monday according to a statement released by the Dodd northrup-grumman Systems Corporation San Diego California is awarded thirty three million seven hundred fifty five thousand two hundred twenty nine dollars for firm fixed price cost plus fixed fee delivery order and zero zero zero one nine nineteen f zero two seven two against a previously issued basic ordering agreement and zero zero zero one nine fifteen G zero zero two six in support of the mq-4c Triton unmanned aircraft system under the first award the company is awarded $33 seven million for delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement in support of the mq-4c tried on unmanned aircraft system this one order procures material kits and retrofits labor to incorporate the integrated functional capability 4.0 configuration into retrofit aircraft and ground segments work is expected to be completed in January 2022 under the second contract Northrop Grumman has awarded $14 1 million for modification to a previously awarded contract in support of the mq-4c Triton unmanned aircraft system this modification incorporates integrated functional capability 4.0 and delayed initial production law to aircraft b12 work is expected to be completed in November 2021 the two modification are worth the combined total of forty seven point nine million dollars in a recent announcement the company stated that flying upwards of fifty five thousand feet for up to 24 hours at a time tried on provides unprecedented persistent 360-degree maritime domain awareness through vessel detection classification and tracking trigon aircraft can combine to fly in an orbit with one plane on the station and another enroute providing the Navy with near constant coverage of huge swaths of ocean and literals [Applause] [Applause] something good what you put on the pin it was just a little bit it's good now back to you just a little bit

3 Comments

  • Reply 777 burro July 27, 2019 at 1:06 pm

    Hopefully this includes ECM and active defenses.

  • Reply LZ129 Brazil July 27, 2019 at 1:06 pm

    The specs have already been hacked and being sold and passed around to our enemies. Drones have been an invaluable tool but now they are like a stated fair side show where you you have learned the trick of wear to toss the soft bal and knock over all the bottles and win that big bear for your girlfriend . Everybody knows how to spot them and shoot them down. So we have another multi million dollar clay pigeon.

  • Reply Steven Stewart July 27, 2019 at 1:06 pm

    Great news for America and all there allies

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