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Marine Corps awards Northrop Grumman's Anne Arundel plant nearly $1 billion contract for radar systems

Marine Corps awards Northrop Grumman's Anne Arundel plant nearly $1 billion contract for radar systems

The Marine Corps awarded Northrop Grumman a $958 million contract for production of a ground-based, mobile radar system produced at one of its Anne Arundel County plants.

The defense contractor would deliver 30 of the so-called G/ATOR systems — for Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radar — under the contract.

Several hundred people work on the program at the plant, which is on Aviation Boulevard on the outskirts of Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.

“We are excited to reach the full-rate production decision and continue providing advanced multi-mission functionality that meets our customer’s mission needs, protects the warfighter in a rapidly changing...

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