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Northrop to Extend Cyber, Engineering Support for Navy’s Fire Scout Helicopter Fleet

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 29, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will continue its cybersecurity and engineering work on a U.S. Navy unmanned autonomous helicopter under a $19.5M modification to a previously awarded contract from the service branch, ExecutiveBiz reported Sunday.

The Department of Defense said Friday Northrop Grumman Systems will provide systems integration, software design, qualification testing and related services in support of the MQ-8 Fire Scout through December, with San Diego identified as the location of work performance.

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