Northrop to operate man-hunting airborne radar system in Afghanistan

January 2014
Military & Aerospace Electronics;Jan2014, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p28
The article reports on the intention of defense and aerospace firm Northrop Grumman Corp. Electronics Systems to continue supporting and operating the radar airborne system in Afghanistan.


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