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May 21 Market Close: GovCon Index Dips, US Stocks Rise on Uneven Economic Reports

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The GovCon Index closed with an even mix of gainers and laggers for Thursday’s trading session to record a loss of 0.149 points and close at 75.394. Major U.S. stock indices closed up Thursday after positive earnings reports from Salesforce and Best Buy and gains in energy shares offset economic reports ...

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Northrop Appoints Sonal Deshpande, Steve Lunny to Electronic, Info Systems VP Roles

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has named Sonal Deshpande as vice president of mission assurance for its electronic systems business and Steve Lunny as VP and a program manager within its information systems business. The company said Wednesday Deshpande will be in charge of quality and product assurance, process excellence, supplier mission assurance and compliance for the electronic systems ...

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Northrop Starts Chartering Software Installation on Navy Subs

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TYSONS CORNER, VA May 20, 2015 — The U.S. Navy has approved the Northrop Grumman-built (NYSE: NOC) Voyage Management System 9.3 for installation on 55 SSN and SSGN nuclear submarines through December 2016, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Northrop said Monday updates on the latest version of the software package targeted the areas ...

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20 Companies Win Spots on $8B NETCENTS-2 Infrastructure Services IDIQ

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Twenty companies have landed spots on a potential $7.9 billion contract to provide network operations and infrastructure support services across the U.S. Air Force enterprise. Contractors will compete to perform work during the three-year ordering period for this portion of the Network-Centric Solutions-2 program, the Defense Department said Friday. The ...

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Jane Bishop Named Northrop Grumman Military Aircraft Systems VP

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Jane Bishop, formerly deputy lead for the E-2/C-2 programs of Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC), has been named vice president of E-2/C-2 programs for the military aircraft systems division with the aerospace systems sector. She will oversee the development, production and delivery of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft, as well ...

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Report: Air Force Plans $4B Global Hawk Modernization Contract for Northrop

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) could receive around $4 billion in contract funds to perform upgrade and sustainment work on the U.S. Air Force‘s RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft systems, Flightglobal reported Tuesday. Citing a FedBizOpps notice, James Drew writes the Air Force plans to award the Global Hawk modernization project to Northrop on ...

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Northrop Awarded $99M Minuteman Safety Checks Contract

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TYSONS CORNER, VA May 13, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) being awarded a $99 million contract to perform nuclear safety checks on Minuteman III hardware and software for the U.S. Air Force. Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center at Hill Air Force Base is the ...

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Douglas Lawton Appointed Northrop VP for Engineering Manufacturing, Logistics

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Douglas Lawton, formerly vice president of electronic systems manufacturing at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has been named engineering manufacturing and logistics VP for two intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance divisions within Northrop’s electronic systems sector. Northrop Grumman said Monday Lawton would report to Nicholas Paraskevopoulos, VP and general manager of engineering, ...

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Northrop Launches AESA Radar for USAF Bomber

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TYSONS CORNER, VA May 11, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Friday on Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) unveiling the Scalable Agile Beam Radar – Global Strike active electronically scanned array radar for the U.S. Air Force’s B-1B Lancer fleet. Northrop said Wednesday SABR-GS, developed under a 2011 contract to update ...

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State Dept Clears US’ $130M Lockheed F-16 Upgrade Deal with Singapore

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will modernize Singapore’s F-16 Block 52 aircraft fleet after the State Department approved a potential $130 million foreign military sales agreement. The proposed FMS deal covers overhaul work on 60 F-16C/D/D+ planes and associated technology such joint helmet-mounted cueing systems, friend or foe devices, global positioning and inertial ...

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