Northrop Grumman awarded in-service support contract for Royal Canadian Navy navigation systems
Tuesday, Nov 27, 2012
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been selected by
The in-service support work will be for systems installed on 12 Halifax-class frigates, three Iroquois-class destroyers, four Victoria-class submarines and two Protecteur-class auxiliary oiler replenishment ships, in addition to three land-based systems.
"This contract continues our 11-year record of reliable in-service support for the Royal Canadian Navy," said
The MK-49 inertial navigation system, based on
Northrop Grumman is a world leader in ring-laser gyro technology, having supplied more than 80 percent of the systems at sea today.
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