Northrop Grumman Company’s (NYSE: NOC) brief vary Counter Unmanned Aerial Techniques (C-UAS) command and management (C2) system efficiently accomplished its most advanced system of programs check so far. The Ahead Space Air Protection Command and Management (FAAD C2) served because the C2 system for all C-UAS property used to detect and intercept a wide range of weapons throughout dwell fireplace trials throughout latest exams on the Yuma Proving Floor in Arizona. The evaluation included a number of advanced exams with dwell fireplace situations utilizing FAAD C2 built-in with eight sensors and 6 effectors concurrently to defend in opposition to coordinated rocket, artillery and mortar and unmanned plane programs (UAS) assaults. FAAD C2 supplied a posh single built-in air image with a number of threats to offer situational consciousness, figuring out and evaluating threats, and defeat hostile targets with a number of effector varieties.

“Our combat-proven Counter UAS C2 system is continually adapting to satisfy present and future threats,” stated Christine Harbison, vp and normal supervisor, fight programs and mission readiness, Northrop Grumman. “As we demonstrated, our open structure can rapidly combine new capabilities from throughout the battlefield.”


The U.S. Military’s dwell fireplace check evaluated the newest C-UAS system of programs efficiency previous to deploying programs for operational use. FAAD C2’s profitable completion permits Northrop Grumman to launch a brand new software program baseline which incorporates new C-UAS capabilities. FAAD C2 is deployed in a number of theaters of operation concurrently conducting brief vary air protection, C-UAS and counter-rocket, artillery and mortar missions. Its open, multi-domain, system-of-systems structure allows straightforward integration with obtainable and future sensors, effectors and warning programs to launch fast, real-time protection in opposition to short-range and maneuvering threats. FAAD C2 will combine into the Built-in Battle Command System, the Military’s contribution to the U.S. Division of Protection Joint All-Area Command and Management initiative.

Northrop Grumman Company is an American multinational aerospace and protection expertise firm. With 90,000 staff and an annual income in extra of $30 billion, it is among the world’s largest weapons producers and navy expertise suppliers. The agency ranks No.?101 on the 2022 Fortune 500 checklist of America’s largest companies. Northrop Grumman is made up of 4 important enterprise sectors: Aeronautics Techniques, Protection Techniques, Mission Techniques and Area Techniques. Previous to Northrop Grumman’s reorganization of its divisions on January 1, 2020, the divisions had been: Aerospace Techniques, Mission Techniques, Expertise Companies, and Innovation Techniques.