Northrop Moves Global Hawk Flight Test With UTC-Built Sensor to Late January

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 9, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has rescheduled the flight test of its RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned surveillance aircraft with the United Technologies Corp.-built (NYSE: UTX) MS-177 multispectral imaging sensor to late January, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday.

“The late December test flight was on schedule, but other scheduled test flights affected the MS-177 schedule, ” Northrop spokesman Greg Lund said, according to Inside Defense’s report published Wednesday.

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