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SAIC Lands DoD Deal; Northrop Grumman Takes Pair

According to the Department of Defense, “SAIC (NYSE: SAI) was awarded an $11, 879, 381 cost-plus-fixed-fee, level of effort contract.  The warfighter analysis and integration contract provides the Army, other services, and the Department of Defense an advanced capability for analysis and integration of defense issues.  These defense issues include …

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Boeing, Northrop Grumman Take Off with Air Force Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) was awarded a $59, 669, 948 contract, which will provide for joint helmet mounted cueing system full rate production seven for the Air Force and foreign military sales.  At this time, the entire amount has been obligated.  ASC/WWWSK, Wright-Patterson Air Force …

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Northrop Grumman Makes Financial Announcement

Northrop Grumman released the following financial statement: “The board of directors of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.47 per share on Northrop Grumman common stock, payable Dec. 11, 2010 to shareholders of record as of the close of business Nov. 29, 2010.”

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Northrop Grumman Devises New Student Evaluation Technology; Catherine Kuenzel Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) will partner alongside Educational Testing Service (ETS) to include ETS Formative Assessment Item Banks in Northrop Grumman’s Horizon Assessment System. The product is designed to lend teachers an improved technology solution for student evaluation. “The demonstrated expertise of Educational Testing Service will strengthen the Horizon educational assessment …

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Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics Sail to New Navy Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is being awarded a $48, 881, 988 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to contract (N62793-07-C-0001) for continuation of fiscal 2011 advance planning and continuous maintenance efforts to prepare and make ready for the defueling and inactivation of the USS Enterprise (CVN 65) and …

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Bob Brammer, Northrop Grumman Reach for ‘M.O.R.E. POWER’

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has partnered with Montana-based Rocky Mountain Supercomputing Centers (RMSC) to form the Maximizing and Optimizing Renewable Energy (M.O.R.E.) POWER initiative, a program combining the supercomputing abilities of RMSC with the site selection tool belonging to Northrop Grumman to help find out which wind and solar farms …

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Northrop Grumman Throws Hat into MDA’s Aegis Missile Competition

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) will compete for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency’s (MDA) next-generation ballistic missile interceptor planned for 2020. The firm is bidding for a spot on the Next Generation Aegis Missile’s (NGAM) concept definition and program planning phase scheduled for 2011. “This opportunity extends Northrop Grumman’s long partnership with …

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Northrop Picks Up Lucrative Mod to Continue Work on Gerald Ford Carrier

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) won a $189.2 million modification to continue engineering and design operations for the new aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). “This planned contract modification is essential to continuing the ship design to support construction, ” said Mike Shawcross, vice president, Gerald R. Ford-class engineering and …

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Northrop Grumman Inks Defense Deal; Lockheed Martin Grabs Pair

According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) was awarded a $75, 689, 357 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract.  This contract is to provide for counter-rocket artillery and mortar protection of forward operating bases in Iraq and Afghanistan.  Work is to be performed in Bagram, Afghanistan (40 percent); Baghdad, Iraq (40 …

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