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Navy to Commission Guided-Missile Destroyer Thomas Hudner

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Navy will commission its newest guided-missile destroyer, the future USS Thomas Hudner (DDG 116), during a ceremony at Flynn Cruiseport in Boston Dec. 1. The future USS Thomas Hudner honors naval aviator and Medal of Honor…

Northrop Grumman Announces Next Generation Jammer-Low Band Team

BALTIMORE — Northrop Grumman Corporation has teamed with Harris Corp. and Comtech PST for the U.S. Navy’s Next Generation Jammer–Low Band (NJG-LB) Demonstration of Existing Technologies (DET). Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) awarded Northrop Grumman a $35 million, 20-month contract…

ESM System on Navy E-2 Aircraft Set for Digital Upgrade in 2022

WASHINGTON — Lockheed Martin is developing a digital upgrade of the analog electronic surveillance measures (ESM) system installed on the Navy’s E-2D Advanced Hawkeye carrier-based early warning aircraft and plans to complete development by 2022. The current ALQ-217 is the…

Vice Adm. Merz: New Round, Gun Removal Options for Zumwalt DDG

WASHINGTON — The Navy is looking at options for the Advanced Gun System (AGS) on the Zumwalt-class guided-missile destroyer (DDG) as it completes mission systems installation, options that include developing a new round or removing the guns all together. The…

Coast Guard Repatriates 27 Migrants to Cuba

MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr. crew repatriated 27 Cuban migrants Nov. 22 to Cuba, the 7th Coast Guard District said in a release. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew located a…

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