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Sparton-USSI joint venture awarded $5.8M in Navy contracts

Sparton Corporation and Ultra Electronics - USSI, a subsidiary of Ultra Electronics Holdings, announce the award of subcontracts valued at $5.8M to their ERAPSCO joint venture, for the manufacture of sonobuoys for the United States Navy. Production will take place at Sparton’s DeLeon Springs, FL facility as well as USSI’s Columbia City, IN facility and is expected to be completed by January 2015.