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Northrop Wins $279M Contract for Army System of Systems

The U.S. Army has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a $279, 364, 696 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to provide for the mortar requirement for the installation and support for critical components of the system of systems. A system of systems is a collection of task-oriented systems that pools resources together and creates …

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Northrop Names 25-Year Company Veteran to Lead Defense Systems

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has named 25-year company veteran Mike Twyman as vice president and general manager of the company’s defense systems division, which operates within Northrop’s information systems sector. In this new role, Twyman will have leadership over business areas involving: Command and control Networks and communications Defense logistics Critical infrastructure and …

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Northrop Wins $109M Contract to Redesign B-2 Bomber Deck

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a $109 million contract to produce a redesigned aft deck for the B-2 stealth bomber. The aft deck is a metallic panel on the plane’s upper surface that shields its airframe from the heat of engine exhaust. “Implementing a redesigned …

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Northrop Wins $124M DISA Award for Afghanistan, Iraq Operations

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $124 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency at Scott Air Force Base, including: a $76 million first-year task order option under the encore II contract vehicle to perform services in Afghanistan. a $48 million order for increased tasking in Afghanistan and …

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Pamela Drew Comments on TASC’s Hire of CIA Veteran as VP in SE&I

TASC Inc. has named Bob Pattishall as a vice president in its strategic capabilities and technology group. Pattishall served the CIA for 25 years before joining Veridian Corp. and then Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) aerospace systems sector, where he most recently lead the development and deployment of a major program as …

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Four Major Defense Contractors Report 3rd Quarter Earnings Growth

Four of the largest American defense contractors released third quarter financial results on Oct. 26, 2011. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Boeing (NYSE: BA) Lockheed Martin reported $665 million in earnings from continuing operations, an increase of 19 percent from the third quarter of …

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Northrop to Expand Law Enforcement Information Exchange System

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a follow-on U.S. Navy contract worth more than $32 million to deploy, enhance, operate and maintain LInX, a law enforcement information exchange system. LInX supports police officers and criminal investigations at more than 800 law enforcement agencies. It works to improve data sharing between federal, state, county …

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Northrop Delivering Tank Sensor Assembly Units to General Dynamics

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has begun delivering LRS-2000 rate sensor assembly units to General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) land systems’ business under a $23 million contract. The units are for the stabilized commander’s weapon station on the U.S. Army’s M1A1 Abrams tank. Northrop will deliver more than 2, 400 units between …

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Cubic Wins $49M for Data Link of Joint STARS Surveillance System

Cubic Defense Applications (NYSE: CUB) has won a five-year $49 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity U.S. Army contract to provide repairs and engineering support for an airborne surveillance and control data link. The data link relays data and communications for Joint STARS, a Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) built battle management, intelligence, command, control and surveillance system. …

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Northrop Wins $91M Contract to Reset Army Unmanned Aircraft

The U.S. Army has awarded Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) technical services business a $91, 218, 878 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. The company will reset MQ-5B Hunter unmanned aircraft systems with tactical common data links and interoperability engineering. Work will be performed in Sierra Vista, Ariz., with an estimated completion date of Dec. 30, 2012. …

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