Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

Orbital ATK, Northrop, Aerojet Rocketdyne to Help Build US Rocket Engines

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 30, 2015 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and Aerojet Rocketdyne will help research efforts to build a U.S. counterpart of the Russian RD-180 engine under U.S. Air Force contracts worth $14.5 million combined, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. SpaceNews reported Monday the work of the three companies …

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Northrop Awarded $93M to Help DARPA Build Ship-Based Reconnaissance UAS

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has closed a two-year, $93.1 million other transaction agreement with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to prototype and develop an unmanned aircraft system to launch and recover from small carrier ships. The Defense Department said Thursday that Northrop’s aerospace systems business aims to build a medium-altitude, long-endurance UAS …

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Northrop Awarded $84M to Supply X-Band Radar Systems to US Navy, Japan

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a potential four-year, $83.9 million contract to provide 12 AN/SPQ-9B radars and associated tactical interface kits and technical data packages to the U.S. Navy and the Japanese government. The company will build the X-band radar systems to help U.S. and Japanese naval forces detect and …

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Northrop Grumman Flies Global Hawk-Derivative NATO Surveillance Drone

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 22, 2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) held an inaugural flight for the Global Hawk-based surveillance aircraft it built to support NATO missions such as border security and humanitarian assistance, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Saturday the Alliance Ground Surveillance drone carries a Multi-Platform Radar Technology Insertion …

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December 21 Market Close: GovCon Index Turns Around Two-Day Slump

The GovCon Index rode the markets up and closed at 76.181, up 0.906%. The markets experienced a roller coaster throughout the trading day but ended positive with strong movement the last 30 minutes of the trading day. Copper and gold were up on news that China may add to the stimulus. …

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Sal Fazzolari Joins eGlobalTech as COO; Sonya Jain Comments

Sal Fazzolari, formerly senior vice president of strategic development at CRGT, has joined eGlobalTech as chief operating officer at the Arlington, Virginia-based management and information consulting company. The 28-year industry veteran will be responsible for the company’s strategic and business growth programs in his new position, eGlobalTech said Tuesday. Sonya …

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Northrop Grumman to Replace Navy Ships’ Inertial Navigation System for $48M

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 16, 2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide a replacement ship-based inertial navigation system to the U.S. Navy under a $47.8 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the system will be installed on Navy combat and support vessels and work to support the Assured …

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GAO Ends Army JLTV Contract Review, Lockheed to Challenge Award in Federal Claims Court

The Government Accountability Office has dismissed Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) protest of the Army’s potential $6.75 billion Humvee replacement contract award to Oshkosk (NYSE: OSK) on procedural grounds as Lockheed plans to challenge the branch’s decision in the Federal Claims Court. GAO said it does not decide on a protest if …

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Northrop Grumman Offers Flying-Wing Helicopter for DARPA’s Tern Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 15, 2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will offer an aircraft that features counter-rotating rotor blades and a flying-wing helicopter design for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s Tactically Exploited Reconnaissance Node program, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Breaking Defense reported Sunday Northrop designed the aircraft for takeoff and landing via ships …

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Weekly Roundup Dec 7 – Dec 11 2015: CACI Puts Ribbon on 2015 Consolidation w/ L-3 Services Biz Buy & more

Weekly Roundup Dec 7 – Dec 11 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Two of the country’s 25 largest government contractors announced a transaction this week long anticipated by market observers as one of many in the sector’s ongoing shift in …

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