2 May 2014
Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) said it has been awarded USD53m to continue modernizing and sustaining the US Department of Defense command and control system used to plan, execute and manage joint and multinational military operations.
The award is an option exercised on a contract first announced in March 2013.
“As part of DISA´s modernization plan, we are optimizing GCCS-J for the joint and coalition environment, designing a globally accessible C2 data fabric and streamlining the system,” said Mike Twyman, vice president and general manager, defense systems division, Northrop Grumman Information Systems. “The effort will continue to enhance the value and operations of this critical component of the nation´s defense.”
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