Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman Taps Orbital ATK for B-2 Composite Parts Under $90M Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 31, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) will produce composite parts for the U.S. Air Force‘s B-2 Spirit aircraft under a potential $90 million contract from Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The contract covers non-recurring engineering work and the production of 17 hot trailing edge …

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Northrop Grumman Navigation Tech Supports NASA Spacecraft Maneuver Near Saturn

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 30, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has provided the Space Inertial Reference Unit navigation platform that helped maneuver NASA‘s Cassini space vehicle through a 1,500-mile-wide gap between Saturn and its rings as part of its mission, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the SIRU tool worked to provide attitude …

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May 30 Morning Report: Friday Close – GovCon Index and all Indices Up for the Week

Even though the Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed down on Friday it was up 3.0 percent for the week. The weekly GovCon Index leaders were SAIC up 6.6 percent, McKesson and General Dynamics both up 2.5 percent. All the U.S. indices showed little movement at Friday’s close. All the indices were up …

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May 26 Market Close: GovCon Index Down With Minor Movement in Major Markets

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index reversed the six day up streak to close down 0.162 percent to 95.728. All the U.S. indices showed little movement on the day with the market closing mixed. Ending a week of positive gains for all the major markets. WTI reversed it’s significant drop yesterday to close …

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Northrop Selects Crossmatch Fingerprint/Palm Scanners for UK Criminal Booking System Update

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 26, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will utilize Crossmatch‘s palm and fingerprint scanners to support efforts to update the U.K. criminal booking system by December 2017, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Crossmatch said Wednesday its L Scan 1000 palm scanner will work to add high-speed and high-quality fingerprint and …

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May 25 Market Close: GovCon Index Up as S&P 500 and NASDAQ Set New Highs

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed up for the sixth consecutive day with the advancers significantly outpacing the decliners 5 to 1. The GovCon Index reached another 30 day high of 95.791, up 0.787 percent. CSRA lead the 30 GovCon Index stocks, up 4.62 percent as they announced the acquisition NES Associates. …

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May 24 Market Close: GovCon Index Sets Another High and Markets Gain Back Losses

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed up for the fifth consecutive day with the advancers significantly outpacing the decliners 28 to 2. The GovCon Index reached another 30 day high of 94.842, up 0.701 percent. All the U.S. indices were up on the day. The S&P500 reached a new record high of …

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Northrop Grumman Secures Navy Contract for Triton UAS Long-Lead Materials

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 24, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will supply long-lead components, materials and parts for the MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system to the U.S. Navy under a $49.4 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday Northrop will perform work in California, Maryland, Texas, Utah, West Virginia and other …

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May 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Hits 30 Day High and S&P Close to 2,400

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed up for the fourth consecutive with the advancers outpacing the decliners 3 to 1. The GovCon Index reached 30 day high of 94.234, up 0.367 percent. All the U.S. indices were up on the day as the S&P500 came within 2 points of breaking 2,400. Markets …

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Northrop Grumman: HAMMR Multi-Mission Radar Capability Demonstrated During US Army’s C-RAM Test

At Yuma Proving Ground earlier this year, the U.S. Army selected Northrop Grumman Corporation’s (NYSE: NOC) Highly Adaptable Multi-Mission Radar (HAMMR) to demonstrate the multi-mission capability of the 2017 counter-rocket, artillery and mortar (C-RAM.) HAMMR incorporates an Active Electronically Scanned Array fighter radar mounted on a ground vehicle or towable …

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