Litton awarded $27.8 million for improvement in Air Force Tactical Air Operations system.

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 17, 1995–Litton’s Data Systems division, Agoura Hills, Calif., has received $27.8 million to continue pre-planned product improvement on a major U.S. Air Force command and control system called Modular Control Equipment (MCE See Media Center Edition. ).

Litton is prime contractor for MCE and its U.S. Marine Corps counterpart, designated Tactical Air Operations An air operation involving the employment of air power in coordination with ground or naval forces to:a. gain and maintain air superiority;b. prevent movement of enemy forces into and within the objective area and to seek out and destroy these forces and their supporting installations;c.