Advanced Bridge Systems Now Standard for Surface Fleet

Walsh, Edward J.
June 2014
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2014, Vol. 140 Issue 6, p88
Conference Proceeding
The article informs that Northrop Grumman Maritime Systems Corp. has won an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract worth 88 million U.S. dollars for new components, support service, and obsolescence management for integrated bridge systems (IBS) work on surface ships of the U.S. Navy. Topics discussed include the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer modernization program, the navy's "Smart Ship" program, and use of the IBS voyage management system (VMS) software.


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