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Jeanie Wade Named Northrop Service Center Operations VP; Mark Caylor Comments

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Jeanie Wade, formerly director of enterprise talent acquisition at Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC), has been named vice president of the company’s service center operations. Northrop said Tuesday the 15-year company veteran will report to Mark Caylor, the company’s corporate vice president, president of enterprise services and chief strategy officer. “Jeanie ...

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Northrop Awarded $74M to Update F-16 Targeting Systems

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TYSONS CORNER, VA June 25, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday on Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) landing a contract worth $74 million from the U.S. Air Force to update the targeting system onboard F-16 jets into Litening G4 technology. Jim Mocarski, vice president of Northrop Grumman’s airborne tactical sensors business unit, ...

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Northrop Awarded $60M for Naval Demonstrator UAS Maintenance

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide operations and maintenance services for the U.S. Navy‘s Broad Area Maritime Surveillance – Demonstrator unmanned aircraft system under a $60.9 million contract. The Defense Department said Friday the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract also covers logistics and staffing in support of BAMS-D’s intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations. Northrop will perform ...

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Northrop Tests OMS Architecture for UAS Onboard Global Hawk

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TYSONS CORNER, VA June 19, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has conducted flight tests of a new Open Mission Systems architecture for unnamed aircraft at Edwards Air Force Base, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The flight, which used a NASA RQ-4 Global Hawk, demonstrated how the unmanned aircraft system ...

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June 17 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb After Fed Rate Hike Comments

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The GovCon Index continued its climb from Monday’s large decline in Wednesday’s trading session to close up 0.190 points and end at 76.438. Investors reacted positively to comments from Federal Reserve officials that they are holding to their forecast of an interest rate hike by the end of the year as Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen ...

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Northrop, General Dynamics, L-3 Team Up for JSTARS Recap Bid

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TYSONS CORNER, VA June 16, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and L-3 Communications have teamed up to prepare for a joint bid on the U.S. Air Force’s Joint STARS recap program. The alliance seeks to leverage Northrop’s C2 battle management experience, General Dynamics’ Gulfstream ...

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Jaime Bohnke Appointed Supply Chain VP at Northrop

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Jaime Bohnke, a former vice president and chief procurement officer at energy company PPL Corp., has been appointed vice president of corporate supply chain at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC). The company said Monday Bohnke will report to Mark Caylor — chief strategy officer and president of Northrop’s enterprise services division — and will oversee the firm’s ...

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June 15 Morning Report: GovCon Index Down on Friday’s Close

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The GovCon Index ended at 76.334 on Friday’s close, losing 0.407 points following two straight days of gains. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 140.53 points to 17,898.84, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index fell 14.75 points to 2,094.11 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 31.41 points to 5,051.10. Top Percentage Gainers   Company   $ ...

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June 12 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Fall on Greece Worries

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The GovCon Index lost ground after two consecutive days of gains with a loss of 0.407 points to close at 76.334 Friday. Investors continued to follow the debt negotiations between Greece and its creditors and showed concern over the lack of progress in the talks, Bloomberg reported. Market attention will shift ...

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June 11 Market Close: GovCon Index Advances, US Stocks Nudge Up After Greece News

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The GovCon Index closed in positive territory for the second consecutive day Thursday with a gain of 0.485 points to 76.738. CNBC said U.S. stocks held onto gains made in the morning session despite investor worries over a Reuters report that quoted an International Monetary Fund spokesperson that said Greece and the ...

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