SAN DIEGO, Aug. 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that its Modular Systems Division (MSD) recently received an approximate $23 million contract award for hardware and specialized modular systems in support of a strategic surveillance radar system. MSD is a leading provider of specialized hardware, products and modular systems that are critical elements of and support strategic national security related programs and systems, including; unmanned aerial drone, high power directed energy, satellite communication, radar, ballistic missile defense and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. The work under
this recent contract award will be performed at a secure Kratos manufacturing facility. Due to customer related and other considerations, no additional information will be provided.
Tom Mills, President Kratos MSD said, "In today's global environment of increased threats, real time situational awareness is a critical requirement for the national security of the United States and its allies. The entire MSD team is proud to have been recently selected as a partner on this state of the art surveillance radar system."
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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:KTOS) develops transformative, affordable technology for the Department of Defense and commercial customers. Kratos is changing the way
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