Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

Northrop Wins $108M for New B-2 Processors, Fiber Optic Cables; Ron Naylor Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $108 million contract to add new hardware and software to the U.S. Air Force‘s fleet of B-2 bombers, the company announced Thursday. Under the contract awarded Sept. 28, the company will provide the branch with new hardware kits that include Lockheed Martin-made (NYSE: LMT) …

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Army Hands Down $7B for Software, Systems Engineering

The U.S. Army has awarded a potential $7 billion contract to several companies for software and systems engineering services, the Defense Department announced Thursday. Companies will compete for task orders under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract through Sept. 30, 2017 and the Army will determine work location with each order. Awardees include: …

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GovCon Wire’s September Executive Move Roundup Tallies 21 Across GovCon

The month of September produced a relatively even distribution of executive moves at government contracting firms across company leadership posts and executive positions in financial, contracts and legal operations. In all, GovCon Wire covered 21 executive moves during September. Check out the wide range below. Leadership Parsons promoted Mary Ann Hopkins …

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NASA Picks ATK, Northrop for $137M Space Engineering Demo Program

NASA has selected a group of contractors including ATK (NYSE: ATK) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) to develop engineering demonstrations and risk reduction concepts for an advanced booster on the Space Launch System. According to the agency, the total value of the contracts is $137.3 million. ATK will develop a …

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Northrop Wins $165M for AF Minuteman ICBM Sustainment

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $165, 798, 787 U.S. Air Force contract modification for sustainment support on an intercontinental ballistic missile, the Defense Department announced Friday. Work for the Minuteman III will occur at Hill Air Force Base in Utah and Colorado Springs, Colo. through Sept. 30, 2013. …

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Boeing, Lockheed, Northrop JV Primes on Proposed $1.4B Indonesia Apache Sale

Indonesia has submitted a $1.42 billion foreign military sales proposal to the U.S. government, asking to purchase 8 Apache helicopters, equipment and related support services. According to the U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency, prime contractors are: Boeing (NYSE: BA) Lockheed Martin (NYSE: RTN) Longbow, a joint venture of Northrop Grumman …

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Northrop Increases Share Buyback Plan to $2B; Wes Bush Comments

Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE:NOC) board of directors has approved an increase in the company’s outstanding share repurchase authorization to $2 billion in common stock, the company announced Wednesday. The company reported it had 248 million shares outstanding and $1.1 billion remaining on its share repurchase authorization as of June 30, 2012. …

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Northrop Names 27-Year Vet Teri Marconi Naval, Marine Systems Lead

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Teri Marconi sector vice president and general manager of the naval and marine systems division within the company’s electronic systems sector. The company said she will hold executive responsibility for all naval and marine systems programs within the company’s Baltimore-based electronic systems sector. Operations …

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AF Awards $106M to Lockheed, Northrop, Raytheon for Long-Range Radar

The U.S. Air Force has awarded an estimated $106 million in contracts to continue developing a long-range radar for the branch, the Defense Department announced Monday. Contractors will continue technology development work for the three-dimensional expeditionary long- range radar, review designs and demonstrate prototypes. Awardees were: Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT): …

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Northrop Wins $298M for Army ERP Program Mgmt

Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) information technology sector has won $298, 934, 381 contract modification to continue helping the U.S. Army run its enterprise resource management program. The Defense Department said work under the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract will occur in Richmond, Va. through Sept. 30, 2017. According to the company, the Army’s …

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