BAE, Northrop Form Partnership to Compete for Air Force Training Award

Larry Prior, BAE Systems BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) have formed an exclusive strategic partnership to compete to replace the T-38 trainer in the U.S. Air Force’s “T-X” program. The companies plan to offer BAE’s Hawk advanced jet training system, which integrates live and synthetic air- and ground-based elements to train pilots for 5th generation fighters such as the F-35...