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Northrop Wins $30M Contract for Polar Satellite Microwave Technologies

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $30 million contract to provide microwave equipment for a polar weather satellite. The company will provide microwave temperature-sounding instruments used to forecast weather for the military and collect climate information. NASA awarded the contract on behalf of the National Oceanic …

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Northrop Hires Former CIA Security Director as VP in Enterprise Services Group

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointed former CIA Director of Security Charles S. Phalen, Jr. as vice president of industrial security for corporate and enterprise shared services, effective immediately. Phalen now leads the company’s security organization and oversees security policies, procedures and processes that protect Northrop employees, information and property. He will …

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Northrop Wins $49M Army Contract to Provide Technical Services Teams in Afghanistan

The U.S. Army has awarded Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) space and mission systems business a $49, 203, 487 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. Northrop will provide increased operations and additional certified technical services teams in Afghanistan. Work will be performed in Afghanistan, with an estimated completion date of Feb. 14, 2012. The U.S. …

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Northrop to Provide Advanced Threat Sensors to Protect Deployed Navy Aircraft

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a U.S. Navy contract to provide advanced threat warning sensors to upgrade the Navy’s large aircraft infrared countermeasures system. The company will deliver 24 ATW sensors and five processors for integration onboard CH-53 aircraft. The ATW sensor is form-fit and A-kit compatible with the currently …

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Northrop Wins $33M IDIQ to Operate Navy Law Enforcement Information Exchange

The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a potential $32, 956, 961 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support the Naval Criminal Investigative Service law enforcement information exchange system. The company will deploy, enhance, operate and provide maintenance services to the system. The contract has an $8, 322, 248 base year and three …

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Northrop to Provide Logistics Support to Unmanned Vehicle Vertical Takeoff System

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide the U.S. Navy with logistics support for the vertical takeoff and landing tactical unmanned aerial vehicle MQ-8B fire scout system. The company will provide logistics management, maintenance and supply support, air vehicle transportation, training services, flight operations and deployment support. The contract was not …

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Northrop Releases Details, Comments on $1B Army IDIQ for Force, Asset Protection Systems

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has released details on a potential $997 million U.S. Army indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide force protection systems and in-theater and U.S. components. Northrop will compete for task orders with 18 companies on the three-year base and two-year option award. The companies will design, develop, produce, integrate, and …

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Northrop Grumman Wins $35.5M to Support Maritime Global Hawk UAV Demonstration

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $35, 595, 116 contract modification to support the U.S Navy maritime Global Hawk demonstration with operations and maintenance services. Seventy-five percent of the work will be performed in Patuxent River, Md., with the rest outside the U.S. All contract funds will expire at the end of …

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Northrop Elects Former Wal-Mart EVP, CFO Thomas Schoewe to Board of Directors; CEO Bush Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has elected Thomas M. Schoewe, former executive vice president and chief financial officer of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., to its board of directors. Schoewe served those roles between 2000 and 2010. He previously was senior vice president and CFO for Black and Decker Corp. Schoewe also serves …

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BAE-Northrop Team Wins $450M Army Contract, Will Develop Hybrid Electric Combat Vehicle

A BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) team has won a $449.9 million contract for the technology development phase of the U.S. Army’s ground combat vehicle program. The phase is a 24-month program for preliminary design review. The phase anticipates prototype builds during the engineering and manufacturing development phases. The team will …

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