Try digitalPLUS for 10 days for only $0.99

Opinion

News Opinion

Lockheed, Northrop win $91 million contract

Defense contractors Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman said Thursday that they've won a $91 million contract for radars to be used on Saudi Arabia's Apache attack helicopters.

Northrop Grumman said its share of the Longbow work would be handled from its electronic systems division in Linthicum. Lockheed Martin is based in Bethesda.

The companies said the contract is for Longbow Fire Control Radars for the Royal Saudi Land Forces Aviation Command and the Saudi Arabia National Guard, spares and support for the aviation command and Longbow mast mounted assemblies for the U.S. Army.

jhopkins@baltsun.com

twitter.com/jsmithhopkins

Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun
Related Content
  • Northrop Grumman announces layoffs in Md., Va.

    Northrop Grumman announces layoffs in Md., Va.

    About 60 employees of electronic systems sector notified Wednesday

  • Baltimore People on the Move archive

    Baltimore People on the Move archive

    Readers submit photos and information on employees who have recently been promoted, hired or honored at area businesses. Select photos will be published in the Maryland Business section of Tuesday editions of The Baltimore Sun. Caption size is limited and only photos are accepted in this feature....

  • Health Professionals on the Move: June 2015

    Health Professionals on the Move: June 2015

    Readers submit photos and information on medical professionals who have recently been promoted, hired or honored. Select photos will be published in the Health and Medicine section of Sunday's edition of The Baltimore Sun. Only photos are accepted. (Caption size is limited.)

  • Jobs in Health

    Jobs in Health

    Learn about the wide variety of careers in the health-care field in the words of local professionals. Also see the latest hirings and promotions at Health Professionals on the Move.

  • Sign up for Baltimore Sun business text alerts

    Sign up for Baltimore Sun business text alerts

  • Dixon's return

    Dixon's return

    Given the riots after Freddie Gray's death, the ensuing spike in violent crime and all the systemic economic, educational and social problems that have been brought to light as a result, Baltimore could assuredly use an election. We need a real conversation about this city's leadership, and we...

Comments
Loading

72°