Kratos Defense and Security Solutions Inc. said its Microwave Electronics Division received a contract worth approximately $20 million. The deal covers initial production of microwave electronic products for a new, state-of-the-art airborne electronic warfare system. Other details of the contract, including the name of the customer, were not available.
Kratos (Nasdaq: KTOS) announced the win on Jan. 4.
“Our entire organization is proud to have been selected by this customer for these sophisticated microwave electronic products in support of this new airborne platform and program,” Yonah Adelman, president of the Microwave Electronics Division, said in a statement issued by the company. “Based on current expectations, we are hopeful that this initial production order will be just the beginning of one of the largest and longest-running programs in our organization.”
Kratos’ General Microwave business is located in upstate New York and Israel.