Kratos Receives $50M in Awards for Counter UAS and Air Defense Systems

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. , a Technology Company in Defense, National Security and Global Markets, announced that it has recently received approximately $50 million in awards for Products and Hardware, including for and in support of Counter Unmanned Aerial System (CUAS), Air Defense and Radar Systems.

The $50 million total includes contracts and programs that were awarded to Kratos on a single award or sole source basis. Kratos is an industry leader in systems, hardware and microwave electronics, including for and in support of CUAS, unmanned aerial drone, missile, radar and air defense related systems.

At Kratos, affordability is a technology, with Kratos offerings envisioned and designed up front, for rapid, low-cost manufacturing and production, at scale and in large quantities. Work under these recently received awards will be performed at secure Kratos manufacturing facilities and customer locations.  Due to security related, competitive and other considerations, no additional information will be provided.

Eric DeMarco, President and CEO of Kratos, said,

“Kratos’ technology, products, software and systems are supporting the U.S. warfighter and our allies defense and security related needs and requirements, including in current contested and high intensity conflict areas globally. Kratos’ ability to rapidly develop, produce and provide relevant, affordable solutions at scale and in quantity, we believe, is a competitive differentiator for our Company, customers, teammates and partners, and an important element of today’s global security and defense environment.”

Photo: A counter – rocket, artillery and mortar live-fire exercise at Thompson Hill Range at Fort Sill, Okla. Credit: Jennifer McFadden, Fires Bulletin.

Source: Press Release