Submarine Systems

General Dynamics Receives $101 Million U.S. Navy Award for Ohio Replacement Submarine Development

GROTON, Conn. - The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $101.3 million contract modification to continue development of the Common Missile Compartment for the Navy's Ohio Replacement submarine and the United Kingdom's Successor-class ballistic-missile submarine. The modification is for the procurement of 22 missile tubes to support the manufacturing of the Common Missile...

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Undersea Line Terminal Equipment supports 240 Tbit/s.

Leveraging 1620LM line terminal equipment, 1620 SOFTNODE will provide webscale connectivity between data centers and Points-of-Presence in different continents. Platform supports distances up to 14,000 km, and enables transmission of 240 Tbit/s on multiple fiber pairs. Single line card provides flexibility to use 100, 200, 300, and 400 Gbit/s data speeds, while true gridless architecture provides...

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Northrop Grumman Delivers Platform Management System for UK Royal Navy's Astute Boat 5 Submarine

NEW MALDEN, U.K. –- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has supplied the final batch of Platform Management System (PMS) hardware for the Royal Navy's Astute-class series' boat 5 submarine. Under a performance partnering arrangement, Northrop Grumman's Sperry Marine business unit supplied the PMS to BAE Systems Maritime-Submarines for installation on Astute Boat 5, Anson, at its shipyard...

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Goodrich Delivers First Composite Sail Cusp for Virginia Class Submarine

- Composite solution reduces acquisition and total ownership cost CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) recently delivered its first composite sail cusp to Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS), a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII). Goodrich is under contract to manufacture lightweight, composite sail cusps for the next eight Virginia Class nuclear fast attack submarines,...

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U.S. Navy Recommends Raytheon Submarine Combat System for Fleet Introduction

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Aug. 21, 2007 -- The U.S. Navy has recommended Raytheon Company's (NYSE:RTN) advanced submarine combat control system, AN/BYG-1, for fleet introduction on the SSGN Ohio Class and SSN-21 Seawolf Class attack submarines after favorable tests and evaluations. The recent Follow-on Operational Test & Evaluation reports highlighted several performance enhancements and confirmed the...

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Solder Redefined

Indium Corporation has developed a new twist on traditional solder by developing a composite with a reinforced matrix internal structure. The result is a solder with increased strength and reliability. Check out this video to learn more about the mechanics behind the groundbreaking technology.

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