Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

Northrop Names 33-Year Navy Vet Jack Dorsett Integrated Mission Systems VP; Mike Twyman Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed retired Navy Vice Adm. Jack Dorsett vice president of the integrated mission systems business within the information systems sector, the company said Monday. The 33-year Navy veteran will report to Mike Twyman, sector VP and general manager of the defense systems division. Dorsett will …

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Northrop Wins $148M for North Pole EHF SATCOM System

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $148, 313, 460 U.S. Air Force contract to provide satellite communications services in the North Polar region. According to the Defense Department, the Enhanced Polar System control and planning segment aims to provide deployed forces in the region extremely high frequency protected satellite …

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Navy Awarding Up to $65M for Maritime ISR Tech Engineering

The U.S. Navy has awarded five contracts potentially worth around $65 million combined for systems engineering work on technologies for maritime intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations. According to the Defense Department, each of the contracts contain two base years and three one year options, with awardees competing for task orders …

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Northrop to Produce AF Targeting Pods; Jim Mocarski Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $71.5 million U.S. Air Force order to begin full-rate production of new targeting pods and sensors, the company announced Monday. In 2010, the company won a $920 million contract to produce the LITENING SE pods under the Advanced Targeting Pod – Sensor Enhancement …

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Northrop Names Chris Yamada VP of New Aerospace Products Org.

Northrop Grumman has appointed Chris Yamada vice president of its new aerospace products organization, where he will try to expand the organization’s customer base for Northrop’s technology products. (Click Here to read about Northrop’s appointment of Karen Campbell to vice president of the marine systems business unit.) Yamada, who has been with Northrop …

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Northrop to Provide AF ICBM Equipment

Northrop Grumman‘s space technology business (NYSE: NOC) will provide the U.S. Air Force support equipment for the branch’s intercontinental ballistic missiles, the Defense Department said Friday. Under a $10 million cost plus incentive fee contract, the equipment is for reentry under an engineering management and development program. Work will occur …

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Northrop to Help Maintain Airborne Communications for E-11A Aircraft

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $48, 176, 543 U.S. Air Force contract for platform maintenance on E-11A aircraft, the Defense Department announced Thursday. The company’s maintenance work is for the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node Program, under which the company won $156 million in modifications over the summer. That …

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Northrop Wins $88M for AF Global Hawk Logistics

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $88 million contract to provide the U.S. Air Force logistics services for weapons systems on an unmanned aerial vehicle fleet, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. The company will help with the branch’s RQ-4 Global Hawk fleet and the Block 30 weapons system. Work …

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Northrop Names 20-Year Vet James Stephenson Electronic Systems Counsel; Sheila Cheston Comments

Northrop Grumman(NYSE: NOC) has appointed James Stephenson vice president, associate general counsel and sector counsel for its electronic systems sector, effective Dec. 1. The company said he will succeed the retiring Dennis Cameron and report to Sheila Cheston, corporate vice president and general counsel. Cheston said in a release Stephenson has …

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Northrop Names Raytheon Vet Kathryn Simpson VP, Deputy Gen. Counsel; Sheila Cheston Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Kathryn Simpson vice president and deputy general counsel, the company announced Monday. Effective on that date, she will lead teams in the international, environmental, intellectual property, labor and employment, pension and benefits, government contracts and government relations areas within the law department. Simpson will …

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