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Northrop Grumman Secures Navy Contract for Triton UAS Long-Lead Materials

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 24, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will supply long-lead components, materials and parts for the MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system to the U.S. Navy under a $49.4 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday Northrop will perform work in California, Maryland, Texas, Utah, West Virginia and other …

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Northrop Grumman: HAMMR Multi-Mission Radar Capability Demonstrated During US Army’s C-RAM Test

At Yuma Proving Ground earlier this year, the U.S. Army selected Northrop Grumman Corporation’s (NYSE: NOC) Highly Adaptable Multi-Mission Radar (HAMMR) to demonstrate the multi-mission capability of the 2017 counter-rocket, artillery and mortar (C-RAM.) HAMMR incorporates an Active Electronically Scanned Array fighter radar mounted on a ground vehicle or towable …

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Northrop Grumman Opens Aircraft IR Countermeasure Repair Facility in Australia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 22, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has opened a new facility in south Australia that will work to provide in-country repair and maintenance services for the Australian air force’s Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasure systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the Adelaide repair hub focused on …

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Northrop Showcases Tactical Decision Aids at INSA Event; Ginger Wierzbanowski Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 18, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has participated at the Intelligence and National Security Alliance’s 2017 Innovators’ Showcase earlier this month with a demonstration of two maritime security technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it presented the Automated Real-Time Maritime Detection and Analysis and Blue Wide Area …

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Northrop Lands $304M Navy Contract Modification to Manufacture Lot 2 Triton UAS

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $303.9 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy for low-rate initial production of three lot 2 MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft systems The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will also provide one main operation control station, one forward operation control station, tooling and trade studies under the modification. …

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Northrop Grumman to Invest in Future Military Electronics Sustainment Facility in Australia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 16, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will invest $37.2 million to help establish a defense electronics maintenance and sustainment center in Australia to support the country’s military, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the future Electronic Sustainment Center of Excellence in western Sydney will work to sustain the …

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Northrop Gets $332M MDA Contract Modification for Missile Defense Technical Support

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a potential one-year, $332 million contract modification from the Missile Defense Agency to continue to provide technical integration and operational support services for the ballistic missile defense system. The modification increases the contract’s total value from $3.85 billion to $4.18 billion and extends the …

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Northrop to Provide Airborne Comms Payload for Air Force Global Hawk RPAs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 5, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will supply Battlefield Airborne Communications Node units to update the U.S. Air Force‘s EQ-4B Global Hawk remotely piloted aircraft under a $39.9 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will install the BACN payloads onto the Global Hawk …

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Former DoD Legal Chief Jennifer O’Connor Appointed Northrop Mission Systems Sector Counsel

Jennifer O’Connor, former general counsel at the Defense Department, has joined Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) as vice president, associate general counsel and sector counsel for the company’s mission systems sector. Northrop said Friday she will succeed the retiring James Stephenson and report to Sheila Cheston, corporate vice president and general counsel. In her …

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Navy Exercises $100M Option on Northrop’s Large Aircraft IR Countermeasures Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has secured a $99.5 million contract option from the U.S. Navy to support the integration of large aircraft infrared countermeasure systems. The Defense Department said Tuesday that Northrop will provide hardware such as weapon replaceable assemblies, support equipment, signal processors, 302 advanced threat warning sensors and 41 control indicator units …

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