Central Florida firm gets 2 U.S. Navy contracts, to add 70 jobs

A couple of local subsidiaries of a major defense contractor scooped up two more contracts, adding to their string of work orders this year so far.

DRS Network & Imaging Systems LLC, and DRS Systems Inc. — both based in Melbourne and a subsidiary of Arlington, Virginia-based Leonardo DRS — each got a contract from the U.S. Navy with a combined total value of $26.8 million. Read more here.