US Navy go ahead for IFR system on E-2D Hawkeye

US NAVAL Air Systems Command awarded Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation a $227 million cost-plus-incentive-fee contract on September 27, for the design and supply of an in-flight refuelling (IFR)-capable E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft. ¬†Work is expected to be completed in January 2019. Initial flight testing of a possible IFR capability for the E-2C Hawkeye and E-2D […]