ser (ABL)), which is executed by the US Air Force from
Kirtland Air Force Base, Albuquerque, NM. The Boeing
Co. provides the modified aircraft and the Battle Management System and is the overall systems integrator. Boeing’s
Airborne Laser Test Bed industry partners are Northrop
Grumman, which supplies the High Energy Laser and the
Beacon Illuminator Laser, and Lockheed Martin Space
Systems Co., Sunnyvale, CA, which provides the Beam
Control/Fire Control System.
Northrop Grumman Delivers First
Production STARLite Radars to US Army
Northrop Grumman Corp. recently delivered the first wo production AN/ZPY-1 STARLite radars for the US Army’s Extended Range/Multi-Purpose Un-
manned Aerial System. Northrop Grumman’s STARLite
is a small, lightweight radar used for supporting tactical
operations. By providing precise battlefield intelligence
in all types of weather and in battlefield obscurants, day
and night, STARLite significantly improves battlefield
situational awareness and optimizes force maneuver and
engagement for mission success. Northrop Grumman is
working under a 78. 5 M dollar contract with the Army’s
Robotics and Unmanned Sensors Product Office at Aber-
deen Proving Grounds, to provide a total of 33 STARLite
radar systems between
now and April 2011.
A Clean Sweep
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