Fri 17-02-2017 15:35 PM

Northrop Grumman to highlight leading global security capabilities at IDEX 2017

ABU DHABI, 17th February, 2017 (WAM)-- US-based leading global security company Northrop Grumman Corporation will showcase its global security capabilities, including C4ISR (Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance), cyber security and logistics systems at the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) 2017, to be held from 19th-23rd February at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.

Northrop Grumman provides innovative systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, strike, and logistics and modernisation to customers worldwide.

"Exhibiting at IDEX is an opportunity to demonstrate our market-leading security technologies, reaffirm our unwavering commitment to our partners in the region, build new relationships, and highlight our expertise providing the innovation required to meet the region’s critical security challenges, Walid Abukhaled, chief executive, Northrop Grumman Middle East in an emailed press release.

Northrop Grumman’s exhibit will include its wide range of exportable global security capabilities, including C4ISR end-to-end mission solutions and a full spectrum of cyber and logistics capabilities. It will feature the company’s industry-leading radar technologies including advanced fire control radar systems that upgrade fourth generation fighters by extending the life of the aircraft and increasing operational capability; the APR-39D(V)2 radar warning receiving/electronic warfare management system; and ground-based radars.

Northrop Grumman’s upgraded helicopter cockpit, which is derived from the U.S. Army’s UH-60V Black Hawk Programme, will also be featured at IDEX. This solution allows customers to have an affordable, highly digital, integrated suite of avionics equipment.

The company will also highlight its Citadel Enterprise Battle Command System, which delivers an integrated C4I system to execute effective air and missile defence. The Citadel is built on a modern, open system using commercial standards that enable affordable systems integration of current force and future air and missile defence systems.