Prevailing where other companies in the industry faltered, our JCREW
team proved this crucial capability so urgently needed in the field to protect our war fighters against current and emerging threats could be achieved.
Mercury is very excited to be an integral part of the JCREW
program with ITT, a leading supplier of electronic warfare technologies, to help provide counter IED subsystem solutions," stated Randy Dean, Vice President of Product Line Management at Mercury.
Northrop Grumman appreciates and applauds the contributions of every member of the JCREW team that are enabling this critical capability to be deployed next year to protect our warfighters against current and emerging threats," said Jeannie Hilger, vice president and general manager, Communications division, Northrop Grumman Information Systems.
Prior to achieving Milestone C, the JCREW I1B1 system successfully completed developmental testing, a functional configuration audit, and system verification review.
Because the system features a fully open architecture common across all the JCREW I1B1 variants, the Marine Corps can take advantage of technologies developed by third parties and benefit from the system's flexibility, extensibility, ease of upgrades and reduced lifecycle cost," said Jeannie Hilger, vice president, Network Communication Systems business, Northrop Grumman Information Systems.
1 million in January 2013 to complete development of the JCREW I1B1 through the development and demonstration phase in preparation for Milestone C.
Northrop Grumman is pleased the government selected our JCREW I1B1 next-generation CREW system," said Mike Twyman, sector vice president and general manager of the Defense Systems division for Northrop Grumman Information Systems.
NAVSEA previously awarded Northrop Grumman a JCREW 3.