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Raytheon, Northrop Grumman, Honeywell Win DoD Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $5, 980, 176 firm-fixed-price contract for the precision approach radar arrays, sustainment support, and engineering services.  Work is to be performed in Marlborough, Mass., with an estimated completion date of Dec. 11, 2011.  One bid was solicited with …

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NGC’s Global Hawk Ready for Review

Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned reconnaissance system is set for review by the Office of the Secretary of Defense’s Defense Acquisition Board (DAB). “Global Hawk is performing 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It’s conducting combat and civil missions around the world, while at the …

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Wes Bush on NGC’s $2 Billion Share Repurchase

Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE:NOC) “board of directors has authorized a new program to repurchase up to $2 billion of its outstanding common stock, which represents approximately 11 percent of the company’s current market capitalization.” “Today’s increase in our share repurchase authorization demonstrates our continuing commitment to a balanced cash deployment strategy …

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NGC Signs $500 Million Deal to Produce Hybrid ‘Unblinking Eye’ Airship (PHOTO)

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has finalized a $517 million deal with the Army to provide “a new hybrid airship weapons system, just larger than the length of a football field” scheduled to take flight over Afghanistan in 18 months. “This opportunity leverages our longstanding leadership positions in developing innovative unmanned …

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Northrop Grumman, Argon ST Win DoD Deals, BAE Picks Up Pair

According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is being awarded Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) contract (N00030-10-C-002), in the amount of $148, 620, 000 to provide to the United States and United Kingdom advanced launcher development program requirements for the fiscal 2010 and fiscal 2011.  Specific efforts include …

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Northrop Grumman, Navy Christen Amphibious Transport Dock Ship San Diego

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) saw the christening of the sixth LPD 17 class amphibious transport dock ship San Diego (LPD 22) at a ceremony in Pascagoula, Miss. “Since 1775 when the Continental Congress created the Navy and the Marine Corps, sailors and Marines have gone to sea in ships to defend …

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Eurosatory 2010: BAE, Northrop Grumman Make Splash on Day 1

BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) are just two of the defense contracting giants presenting at Eurosatory 2010 in Paris this week. BAE Systems got the proceedings started in style by rolling out the RG41 a new 8×8 addition to the  RG range. According to the firm, “the RG41 …

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Northrop Grumman’s Catherine Kuenzel on e.POWER’s DoD Certification

Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE:NOC) e.POWER business process management solution, paired with the EMC Documentum Records Manager 6.5, has achieved U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) 5015.2-STD version 3 certification for baseline records. “Northrop Grumman worked with EMC to provide customers with a best-in-class records management solution that links e.POWER’s business process management …

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NGC to Provide Radar to German Navy

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) won a contract to supply new radar systems for installation on 10 German Navy ships. According to the firm, the contract was awarded to Northrop Grumman’s Naval and Marine Systems Division by the German Navy procurement authority through the responsible naval departments. “Northrop Grumman is the …

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NGC’s Michele Toth Gives Her HR Advice

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) IT HR lead Michele Toth spoke with ExecutiveBiz and shared her advice for up-and-comers in the field, “I think it is really important that they network outside of HR, that they build a community of business people also around them and that they get very comfortable …

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