Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

Eric Reinke Appointed Northrop Electronic Systems CTO

Eric Reinke, formerly chief scientist for Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) advanced concepts and technologies division, has taken the roles of vice president and chief technology officer of the company’s electronic systems sector. Northrop said Monday he will lead the development of new products for the electronic systems sector and work with customers and partners in …

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Northrop to Update Marine Helicopter Software, Hardware

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded an $83, 738, 954 contract to develop and update mission computer software and hardware on helicopters flown by the U.S. Marine Corps. The company will perform research and development work on the system configuration sets for the AH-1Z and UH-1Y computers, the Defense …

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April 8 Market Close: GovCon Index Up, Markets Flunctuate as Fed Minutes Show Split Over Rate Hike

The GovCon Index closed up Wednesday with a gain of 0.293 points to 69.277 on a day that saw U.S. stocks fluctuate after the release of the Federal Reserve‘s March meeting minutes. Those minutes indicate a split in the Federal Open Market Committee’s membership over when the central bank would raise interest …

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Christina Williams Named VP of Northrop C2 Operations; Sam Abbate Comments

Christina Williams, formerly director of enterprise systems operating unit within the command and control division of Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) information systems sector, has been named operations vice president of that division. She will report to Sam Abbate, VP and general manager of the C2 business, and be responsible for the …

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Northrop to Help Navy Integrate E-2D Hawkeye Data, Comm Platforms

The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a potential $146.7 million contract to build, integrate and test multiple data and communication platforms for the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft. The military service is obligating $27.7 million in fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation funds at the time of …

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April 6 Morning Report: GovCon Index Slightly Up on Thursday’s Close

The GovCon Index slightly increased on the last trading day before Easter weekend, up 0.062 points to close at 68.657. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 65.06 points to 17, 763.24, the Standard & Poor’s 500 composite index gained 7.27 points to 2, 066.96 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 6.71 points to 4, 886.94. Top Percentage Gainers …

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April 2 Market Close: GovCon Index Inches Up, Traders Eye Iran Talks

The GovCon Index closed on a nominal rise Thursday — up 0.062 points to 68.857 — and recorded an even 15-15 split between risers and fallers. The final trading day of the week saw news of a possible nuclear agreement between Iran and major world powers weigh on investors, who largely want to see …

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Raytheon Secures $46M Northrop Subcontract Work for S. Korea Global Hawk

TYSONS CORNER, VA March 31, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won subcontract work from Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) to provide stationary and mobile ground stations to support four of South Korea’s Global Hawk aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Work under the $46 million contract will occur in Dulles, Virginia, through …

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Joseph Ensor, Michael Hinkey to Head Northrop’s Separated Space ISR, Airborne ISR Divisions

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Joseph Ensor to lead the new space intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems division and Michael Hinkey to head the new airborne ISR and targeting systems division following a business realignment. The company said Monday the appointments come with the separation of the airborne ISR and targeting systems business and …

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DARPA Picks 4 Contractors to Make Subreflector-Based Imaging Radars

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded four companies contracts worth up to $11.3 million combined for the Advanced Scanning Technology for Imaging Radars program, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Friday. John Keller writes the companies will work to develop new imaging radars that use electronic subreflector designs for scans. Contract details include: First …

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