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Northrop Grumman Lands $81M FAA Aeronautical Info Mgmt Contract; Ed Sturms Comments

northrop Grumman_BLUENorthrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has received an $81 million contract to update the Federal Aviation Administration’s aeronautical information management system.

Northrop said Monday that the company will assist FAA in developing automation and information systems in support of the agency’s safety mission and the Next Generation Air Transportation System effort.

Ed Sturms, vice president and general manager of civil division within Northrop Grumman Information Systems, said the company will work to help the FAA “address the next frontier of aeronautical information requirements.”

“Northrop Grumman is committed to providing a quality user experience for our FAA customer through our inclusive and proven methodology increasing the likelihood of early and broad adoption, ” Sturms added.

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