US Army awards Goodrich laser warning system contract

Aerospace and defence supplier Goodrich has been awarded a five-year Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract by the US Army for an anticipated maximum value of $47m (£30m) for the procurement of additional AN/AVR-2A(V) Laser Warning System components.

The AN/AVR-2A(V), to be supplied by Goodrich’s ISR Systems team in Danbury, Connecticut, enhances aircraft survivability by detecting multiple laser-aided threats and weapons systems.