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Joint Standoff Weapon C-1 Demonstrates Networks with E-2D Aircraft

Joint Standoff Weapon C-1 Demonstrates Networks with E-2D Aircraft

Raytheon Company and the U.S. Navy demonstrated the capability of the newest version of the Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) C-1 by establishing communications among an F/A-18E/F Super Hornet aircraft, an E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft and the JSOW C-1. The test […]


US Navy Awards Northrop Contract for E-2D Advanced Hawkeyes

US Navy Awards Northrop Contract for E-2D Advanced Hawkeyes

Following the decision earlier this year to proceed with full-rate production, the Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC) a $113.7 million advance acquisition contract for long lead materials and related support for five full-rate production Lot 2 E-2D Advanced […]


E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Ready for Production

E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Ready for Production

Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 1 declared the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye “suitable and effective” in an Initial Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E) report, aiding the Defense Acquisition Board in approving the aircraft for full-rate production in January. “This milestone […]


Northrop Awarded Contracts for E-2D Advanced Hawkeye

Northrop Awarded Contracts for E-2D Advanced Hawkeye

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded $795 million in contracts by the U.S. Navy for the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Program. Under a sole source, firm-fixed price $761 million contract, prime contractor Northrop Grumman will manufacture and deliver five Low-Rate Initial […]


Aircraft Carrier Makes First E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Launch

Aircraft Carrier Makes First E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Launch

The E-2D Advanced Hawkeye, the Navy’s newest airborne early warning and control aircraft, made its first launch Feb. 1, from USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 20 representatives and aircrew from Patuxent River, Md., […]


E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Enters Operational Service

E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Enters Operational Service

NORFOLK, Va.: The E-2D Advanced Hawkeye, the Navy’s newest airborne early warning and control aircraft, was delivered to the fleet July 29 at Naval Station Norfolk. Adm. Gary Roughead, chief of naval operations, accepted the Hawkeye on behalf of the […]


India-US Military Relations Growing Rapidly

India-US Military Relations Growing Rapidly

WASHINGTON: For decades, India mostly depended on, first, the Soviet Union and then Russia for its military supplies. But as the Cold War ended and India’s relations with the United States began improving during Bill Clinton’s presidency, New Delhi gradually […]


E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Enters Low-Rate Initial Production

E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Enters Low-Rate Initial Production

BETHPAGE, N.Y.: The Northrop Grumman Corporation’s E-2D Advanced Hawkeye has received approval to enter low-rate initial production after successfully completing a Milestone C review. The Acquisition Decision Memorandum (ADM) was signed June 11 by Mr. Ashton Carter, Undersecretary of Defense […]


E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Begins Aircraft Carrier Trials

E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Begins Aircraft Carrier Trials

BETHPAGE, N.Y.: Almost 22 months after its first flight over the skies of St. Augustine, Fla., Northrop Grumman’s first E-2D Advanced Hawkeye test aircraft flew north to Naval Air Station Patuxent River, in Maryland, to begin the next phase of […]


 
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