(Photo Credit: U.S. Navy)
Strategic Communications and Mission Readiness.
The E-6B is a Communications Relay and Strategic Airborne Command Post Aircraft
It provides survivable, reliable, and endurable airborne command, control and communications between the national command authority and U.S. strategic and non-strategic forces.
Aircraft Sustainment and Modernization Leaders
As leaders in aircraft sustainment and modernization, Northrop Grumman supports the US Navy’s E-6B Mercury fleet through the Integrated Modification and Maintenance Contract (IMMC), consisting of six modifications to improve command, control and communication functions.
E-6B Mercury in the News
Northrop Grumman Delivers First Modified E-6B Mercury to US Navy
Navy Accepts Upgraded E-6B Mercury, Delivering Enhanced Capabilities to the Fleet
(Source: NAVAIR News)
Northrop Grumman Selected by US Navy for Sustainment and Modernization of E-6B Mercury Aircraft
First E-6B Inducted Under New Maintenance Contract
(DVIDS - Defense Visual Information Distribution Service)