Source: Northrop Grumman

Authors: Eric Scott

Published Date: Wed, 29 May 2024 13:30:00 GMT

Summary: Prior to his current role at Northrop Grumman, Freundl served in the U.S. Air Force as an aircraft survivability and systems engineer. Northrop Grumman has yielded five generations of IRCM protection, including today’s CIRCM system – the lightweight, next-generation aircraft survivability system that’s a trusted technology of the U.S. Army and approved for export. After delivering the 500th CIRCM shipset, Northrop Grumman has another 336 on order – bringing this always on, mostly unseen technology to more than 800 aircraft in total. CIRCM technology has provided more than 30,000 operational flight hours of safe passage across the U.S. Army’s AH-64, CH-47 and UH-60 aircraft. “We are committed to ensuring we meet the Army’s demands for CIRCM system availability, quality and supportability.”

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