F-35 on the runway taxing

KONGSBERG awarded contracts worth 800 Million NOK in total for composite components for F-35 program

Northrop Grumman Corporation has awarded Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS (KONGSBERG) a contract worth 800 MNOK, where 426 Million NOK has been incrementally ordered in previous quarters.

The agreement covers production lots 12-14 for supply of composite fuselage panels and hatches for all variants of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.

“This contract confirms KONGSBERG’s capabilities and strong position as a key supplier to the F-35 Program. We continue our more than 10 year long relationship with Northrop Grumman providing continued production through 2022 in KONGSBERG’s facilities”, says Terje Bråthen, Executive Vice President Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS.

For more information:

Jan Erik Hoff, Group Vice President Investor Relations, Kongsberg Gruppen ASA, Tel: (+47) 991 11 916.

Ronny Lie, Group Vice President Communications, Kongsberg Gruppen ASA, Tel.: (+47) 916 10 798.

KONGSBERG (OSE-ticker: KOG) is an international, knowledge-based group that supplies high-tech systems and solutions to customers in the merchant navy and oil & gas, defence and aerospace industries. KONGSBERG has almost 11,000 employees in 40 countries. Follow us on Twitter: @kongsbergasa.