Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

Northrop’s Kathy Warden Selected to Wash100 for Her Leadership in Cybersecurity

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 3, 2015 – Kathy Warden, Northrop Grumman corporate vice president and president of information systems, has been chosen as one of this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for her leadership in cyber and homeland security. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and …

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Northrop’s Christopher Jones Enters Wash100 List for Tech Services Leadership

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA February 20, 2015 – Christopher Jones, Northrop Grumman technical services president, has been chosen as one of this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for his leadership role in the technical services market. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders …

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Northrop OKs 70-Cent Dividend for Shareholders

Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) board of directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of 70 cents per share on the company’s common stock. The company will give the dividend to shareholders of record as of March 2, Northrop said Tuesday. Stockholders are scheduled to receive the payment March 18.

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Steve Hogan, John Parker Take New Leadership Roles at Northrop

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has named John Parker vice president and general manager of the integrated logistics and modernization division and successor to Steve Hogan, who has taken the new role of global sustainment VP. The company said Tuesday the appointments are effective March 7. Hogan, who will be Northrop’s first VP for global sustainment, …

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Jerry Powlen: Raytheon to Build P-8A Open Architecture for Navy

A Raytheon-led (NYSE: RTN) consortium has been awarded a $15.5 million contract to help the U.S. Navy design and develop an application-based architecture for the military service’s P-8A maritime surveillance aircraft. The company said Tuesday it will build the ABA to help the branch implement third-party Poseidon mission software apps and …

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Northrop to Upgrade Electronic Warfare System of US Navy Fleet

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $267 million contract to design a new electronic warfare system for the U.S. Navy’s ships through an open-system approach, USNI News reported Thursday. Sam LaGrone writes the Navy intends for the AN/SLQ-32(V)Y Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 3 system to upgrade the …

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Northrop to Help IRS Develop Shared Infrastructure; Ed Sturms Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) has won a five-year, $62.2 million contract to develop an integrated and shared infrastructure for the Internal Revenue Service. The company’s information technology professionals and subject matter experts will perform architecture, engineering and development services under the task order, Northrop said Wednesday. The contractor will also lead a …

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Air Force Chooses 4 Firms for $486M Defense Security Systems IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded four companies positions on a potential seven-year, $486 million contract to support tactical defense systems at the branch’s force protection sites worldwide. USAF is obligating $5, 000 to each contractor at the time of award, the Defense Department said Thursday. L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL), …

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January 29 Market Close: GovCon Index Rallies 1%, Jobless Claims Dip

The GovCon Index recovered some ground from a three-day stretch of losses Thursday with a gain of 0.868 points — or 1.191% percent — to close at 72.081. Boeing (NYSE: BA) was the index’s largest gainer at 5.8 percent or a second straight day and Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) stock jumped 2.16 percent after the company said profit …

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Northrop Profit Jumps 6% for 4Q, Full 2014 Fiscal Year

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has announced financial results for its fourth quarter and full 2014 fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2014. The Falls Church, Va.-based aerospace and defense contractor reported a 6-percent increase in profit for the quarter to $506 million from the prior year period. Profit also grew 6 percent …

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