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Northrop to Supply Propulsion for Mars Sample Collection Effort Under $85M NASA Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a potential $84.5 million contract to provide propulsion technologies and technical assistance at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, to support Mars exploration and sample return missions. The Mars Ascent Propulsion System award, which has a $60.2 million base value to cover …

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Air Force Selects General Dynamics, ManTech, Northrop for $4.4B Special Access Program Support IDIQ

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) have won positions on a potential 10-year, $4.445 billion contract to provide security services under the U.S. Air Force’s Special Access Program. The service awarded the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract through a competitive acquisition process with three offers …

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Shawn Purvis, President of Northrop Enterprise Services, Receives First Wash100 Award; Executive Mosaic CEO Jim Garrettson Quoted

Executive Mosaic, the leading provider in connecting, promoting and branding government and government contracting (GovCon) executives of consequence, announced on Friday that Shawn Purvis, corporate vice president and president of enterprise services at Northrop Grumman, has received her first Wash100 Award.  Purvis has received the most esteemed award in all …

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Northrop Demos SharkSat Payload’s Telemetry Data Transmission Ability; Candace Givens Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 24, 2021 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) demonstrated the ability of its SharkSat payload to gather performance and telemetry information following its departure from the International Space Station and then send the data to mission controllers for validation of the potential addition of new software to …

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Executive Mosaic Names Northrop CEO Kathy Warden to 2021 Wash100 for Securing Major Federal, Military Contracts to Drive Company Growth

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce Kathy Warden, chairman, president and CEO of Northrop Grumman, as a 2021 Wash100 awardee for leading the company in efforts to create value through portfolio management, as well as her continued focus on growth through executive hires and contract pursuits in the federal sector. …

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Northrop Books $237M USMC Contract Option to Produce More Gallium Nitride Radars

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a $236.9 million contract option to manufacture eight gallium nitride active electronically scanned array radar systems for the U.S. Marine Corps. USMC exercised a firm-fixed-price portion covering three line items on its contract with the company to procure the additional GaN Ground/Air Task Oriented …

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DARPA Taps General Atomics, Lockheed, Northrop to Design UAVs for Air-to-Air Weapon Engagement

DARPA LongShot concept

General Atomics, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) have received separate contracts from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to design air-launched unmanned aerial vehicles that can deploy multiple weapons. All three companies will conduct preliminary design work for the first phase of DARPA's LongShot program to potentially demonstrate a novel system capable of supporting aerial threat engagement missions, the agency said Monday.

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Northrop Books $330M Navy Contract Modification to Produce Counter-IED Tech for Australia

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Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a $329.9 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to supply Australia with electronic warfare technology for mitigating the risk from explosive materials that can be detonated by radio signals. The company will provide mounted and dismounted systems for Increment One Block One of the Joint Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device, spares, auxiliary kits and engineering services, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

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Northrop Books $155M MDA Contract to Demonstrate Space-Based Sensing Tech

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will aim to demonstrate a space-based sensor technology for defending against hypersonic weapons and other sophisticated missile threats under a $155 million prototype award from the Missile Defense Agency. The company will perform on-orbit demonstration, launch and initial orbit testing work under Phase IIa of MDA’s …

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