Blog: Northrop Grumman to Upgrade Ship Radar Systems

April 26, 2012
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Melville, New York, is being awarded an $8,840,092 contract modification for the delivery of AN/SPQ-9B cooperative engagement capability interface kits and antenna group upgrade kits for use on U.S. Navy ships. The AN/SPQ-9B radar system provides the capability to detect and track low-flying, high-speed, small radar cross section anti-ship missile targets in heavy clutter environments. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, DC, is the contracting activity.