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04/17/14Northrop Grumman Dedicates Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence in St. Augustine, Fla.
Company's centers of excellence will drive efficiency and affordability for its customers ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) dedicated its new Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence in St. Augustine today, which builds upon the company's 34-year legacy of operations there. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24862 Set against the backdrop of constructi... 
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04/14/14Northrop Grumman Engineering Competition Encourages Students to Focus on Science and Technology Careers
PALMDALE, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Students from Antelope Valley area high schools proved on April 5 that imagination and dedication can ignite innovation. Competing in the annual Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) High School Innovation Challenge (HSIC), the students took on an engineering problem with limited budget, resources and time. The challenge is modeled each year after a current Northrop Grumman program or engineering capability. A video can be viewed at www.northropgrumman.... 
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04/10/14Legendary Collier Trophy Awarded to X-47B Team
U.S. Navy, Northrop Grumman and industry recognized for outstanding achievement in aeronautics ARLINGTON, Va., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Aeronautic Association (NAA) has selected the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstration (UCAS-D) team to receive the 2013 Robert J. Collier Trophy, aviation's highest honor.   A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24705 Comprised of leaders in government, ... 
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04/09/14Northrop Grumman Ships Payload Module Two Months Early For Fourth Advanced EHF Protected Communications Satellite
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) continued its record of shipping Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite payload modules ahead of schedule when the fourth arrived Feb. 11, nearly two months early, at Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Sunnyvale, Calif., AEHF system prime contractor. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24684 Complex phased array a... 
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04/07/14Media Invited to Attend Opening of Northrop Grumman Integration and Engineering Center of Excellence
Northrop Grumman's integration and production facility in Huntsville, Ala., provides affordable, efficient, turnkey engineering, production and integrated logistics support to organizations across Northrop Grumman and government customers. Because of its success, the facility has been designated a company center of excellence. Members of the media are invited to attend the opening of the Integration and Engineering Center of Excellence April 8 for talks, tours and demonstrations. ... 
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04/07/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Anthony Brown Vice President of Human Resources for its Corporate Office and Enterprise Shared Services
FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that Anthony Brown has been appointed vice president, Human Resources for the Corporate Office and Enterprise Shared Services (ESS), effective immediately. Brown will report to Denise Peppard, corporate vice president and chief human resources officer. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24627 In this role, B... 
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04/07/14Northrop Grumman to Build Five More MQ-8C Fire Scouts for the U.S. Navy
SAN DIEGO, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will build five additional U.S. Navy MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopters, which allow ship commanders to extend their intelligence-gathering capabilities far beyond the horizon. A photo accompanying this release can be found here: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24624 Final assembly of the aircraft will take place at the company's Unmanned Systems Center in Moss Point, Miss. The... 
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04/04/14Northrop Grumman Employees Honored by The Engineers' Council
LOS ANGELES, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Engineers' Council recognized Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employees for their notable engineering contributions during the organization's 59th annual honors and awards banquet during National Engineers Week. Based in California's San Fernando Valley, The Engineers' Council is an independent, nonprofit group dedicated to advancing the art and science of engineering. This year, the organization honored Northrop Grumman's Louie C... 
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04/03/14Global Hawk Expands Satellite Communications Capability
Demonstration at Beale Air Force Base proves system can send data independent of command and control BEALE AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS) has completed a series of ground and air demonstrations at Beale Air Force Base, Calif., expanding the adaptability of the Global Hawk system to use an additional Satellite Communications (SATCOM) link to improve the transfer of mission data. At the request of th... 
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04/03/14Northrop Grumman Flies First Production Smart Node Pod
SAN DIEGO, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has completed a series of flight tests demonstrating the first production Smart Node Pod for the U.S. Air Force. Smart Node Pod is an aircraft-mounted airborne communications system that allows real-time information to be exchanged among many disparate military and commercial radios and different datalinks, extends the network to the forward edge of the battlefield and relays full-motion video. Northrop Grumm... 
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04/02/14Northrop Grumman Foundation Supporting Education Globally with the National Science Teachers Association
Conference goal is to enhance science teacher development and improve learning in STEM FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northrop Grumman Foundation is joining with the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) to further the conversation around international science education during the NSTA National Conference in Boston, April 3-6. The Foundation is sponsoring a special session at the conference titled Global Conversations in Science Education, a daylong event th... 
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04/02/14Northrop Grumman Announces Webcast, Conference Call of First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
- Northrop Grumman First Quarter 2014 Financial Results to be Webcast Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Noon Eastern daylight time FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will announce its first quarter 2014 financial results Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The company's conference call will be held at noon Eastern daylight time the same day. Wes Bush, chairman, chief executive officer and president, and Jim Palmer, chief financial officer, will review... 
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04/01/14Northrop Grumman Sponsors 2014 Outback Challenge Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Competition in Australia
Company to continue mentoring Dickson College students CANBERRA, Australia, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) effort to increase innovative thinking in engineering and technology among today's youth, the company is sponsoring the 2014 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Outback Challenge competition in Australia. A photo accompanying this release can be found here: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24517. Stude... 
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04/01/14Northrop Grumman to Brief Media at 2014 Sea-Air-Space Exposition
Full-scale model of record-setting X-47B UCAS to be on display in National Harbor FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will highlight new ways to reduce costs and improve the performance of current and future U.S. Navy systems during media briefings planned for the Navy League's 2014 Sea-Air-Space Exposition. The annual event will be held April 7-9 at the Gaylord National Resort and Conference Center, National Harbor, Md. The briefing... 
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03/31/14Northrop Grumman Receives Chairman's Award at 2014 National Society of Black Engineers Conference
Company recognized for support to Summer Engineering Experience for Kids program FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) received the Chairman's Award at the 40th annual National Society of Black Engineer's (NSBE) conference which concluded this weekend in Nashville, Tenn. This is the second year Northrop Grumman has received the award which recognizes companies on the NSBE Board of Corporate Affiliates for outstanding support and signi... 
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03/31/14Northrop Grumman Awards Scholarships to CyberPatriot VI Winning Teams
MCLEAN, Va., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Helping tomorrow's cyber defenders further their education, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) this weekend awarded nearly $50,000 in scholarships to students on the winning teams of the CyberPatriot VI National Finals Competition. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24475 Winners were announced during the CyberPatriot VI Awards Banquet on March 29 at the Gaylord Nat... 
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03/26/14Northrop Grumman Australia, DSTO Confirm Research Partnership
CANBERRA, Australia, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the Australian Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) have signed a strategic alliance to conduct collaborative research in a range of advanced defence technologies. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://images.defence.gov.au/S20140712. The agreement was signed today in Canberra by Northrop Grumman Australia Chief Executive Ian Irving and Chief Defence Scientist... 
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03/25/14Media Invited to Attend CyberPatriot VI National Finals Competition
--Top high school, and for the first time middle school teams, vie for national recognition, scholarship money and trophy --Hands-on STEM competition responds to critical shortage of cyber defenders The Northrop Grumman Foundation, presenting sponsor of CyberPatriot, and the Air Force Association (AFA) will host the CyberPatriot VI National Finals Competition on Friday, March 28 at the Gaylord Hotel, National Harbor, Md. Created by the AFA, CyberPatriot is the national youth cyber e... 
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03/25/14Northrop Grumman and University of Maryland, Baltimore County Launch Global Externship Summer Program
FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) today announced a 2014 Global Externship Program to give international students exposure to career fields in cyber, program management and computer engineering. The Northrop Grumman—UMBC Externship is an eight-week summer research program for non-U.S. citizens studying in America at an accredited university. Students will work with 10 startup com... 
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03/24/14Northrop Grumman, U.S. Army Demonstrate Priority Program to Pentagon Leaders
Revolutionary command-and-control system significantly improves air and missile tracking and decision making in joint operations WASHINGTON, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Combatant commanders and air and missile defenders have long wanted to have the same, unambiguous view of the battlespace in order to make critical decisions within seconds. Over March 18-19, U.S. Department of Defense officials saw how that objective is being achieved through a capability demonstration of the I... 
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03/24/14Northrop Grumman, U.S. Navy Complete Initial Flight Testing of the Triton Unmanned Aircraft System
Test team focusing on flying second aircraft, moving flight test program to East Coast SAN DIEGO, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Navy have successfully completed the first major milestone of the Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) flight test program, clearing the aircraft to fly at various altitudes, speeds and weights. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.htm... 
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03/19/14Northrop Grumman Delivers Global Hawk Early and On Cost
SAN DIEGO, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) delivered a Global Hawk Block 40 Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) to the U.S. Air Force at Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D., ahead of schedule, Feb. 14. This is the second aircraft delivered as part of Global Hawk's Lot 10 contract, joining a Block 30 system delivered four months early in November of last year. Two additional aircraft, a final Block 30 and Block 40, will arrive later this year, completing Glob... 
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03/17/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Toshihiko Seki to Head Air Power Programs in Japan
TOKYO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the appointment of retired Col. Toshihiko Seki as head, Air Power Programs, based in the company's Tokyo office. He joins Northrop Grumman after a successful 30-year career in the Japan Air Self Defense Force (JASDF). In this new role, Seki will focus on identifying how Northrop Grumman's intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities may assist the JASDF to meet its demanding mis... 
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03/17/14Northrop Grumman's Palmdale Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence Recognized by City of Palmdale
PALMDALE, Calif., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Palmdale has recognized Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) commitment to the Antelope Valley with a commendation for the company's designation of its Palmdale site as one of two Aircraft Integration centers of excellence in the country. This month marks the anniversary of the site being named an Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence. Northrop Grumman's only other site with that designation is in St. Augustine, Fla. ... 
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03/14/14Northrop Grumman Named One of America's Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities for 2014
Company ranked third; highest of any aerospace and defense company FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) was rated the third best company in the nation for providing business opportunities to diverse business owners by DiversityBusiness.com. More than 1.3 million diversity business owners participated in an online election to determine the top 50 organizations. The recognition is based on factors such as volume, consiste... 
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03/12/14Northrop Grumman's Astro Aerospace Delivers Antennas For Next-Generation GPS III Satellites 3 through 6
CARPINTERIA, Calif., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its support for the U.S. Air Force's Global Positioning System (GPS), Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has delivered 32 self-deploying, monopole JIB antennas for the third, fourth, fifth and sixth GPS III satellites. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24084 The company's Astro Aerospace strategic business unit delivered the antennas to Lockhe... 
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03/11/14Northrop Grumman Begins Integrating High-Speed Downlink Antennas for Fourth Advanced EHF Communications Payload
SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two downlink antennas that are the fastest of their kind to operate in space are being integrated into the protected communications payload built by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) for the fourth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite. The company delivered the Super High Frequency Array Unit (SAU), as the antennas are called, in early March to AEHF system prime contractor, Lockheed Martin, in Sunnyvale. These high-s... 
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03/10/14Northrop Grumman G/ATOR System Receives Authorization To Enter Into Low-Rate Initial Production Phase
BALTIMORE, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Jan. 24, the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research Development and Acquisition approved the AN/TPS-80 Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar (G/ATOR) program for Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP) at a Department of Defense acquisition event known as Milestone C.  Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is the G/ATOR system prime contractor. "G/ATOR has demonstrated operational capabilities that will fundamentally change how the Marine Corps detects, tracks ... 
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03/07/14X-47B Program Honored with Prestigious Laureate Award
WASHINGTON, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy's X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS), built by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), has won a Laureate Award for "extraordinary achievements" in Aeronautics and Propulsion. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24009. Aviation Week, the industry's largest information and services provider, bestowed the award during a March 6 event held at the National... 
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03/07/14Northrop Grumman to Highlight Space Communications Capabilities At SATELLITE 2014 for Innovative Commercial, Military and Scientific Missions
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will highlight its specialized space capabilities at SATELLITE 2014 for products ranging from secure military satellite communications to antenna technologies that will help NASA monitor California's ongoing drought. The annual conference and exhibition is being held March 10-13 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Programs featured at the company's exhibit – No. 7111 –... 
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03/05/14Media, Public Invited to Visit NASA's James Webb Space Telescope Exhibit at South by Southwest
AUSTIN, Texas, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is partnering with NASA and the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) to bring the James Webb Space Telescope back to the South by Southwest (SXSW) Gaming Expo at the Palmer Events Center March 7-9, 2014. Free to the public, the Webb Telescope exhibit will demonstrate the sheer size of the observatory that will be 100 times more powerful than Hubble. Visitors can talk with scientists and engineers who will ... 
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03/04/14Northrop Grumman Awarded Task Order for Naval Training Systems
Training products and services build on more than 30 years of collaboration to increase affordability, usability and fidelity necessary for critical operations MCLEAN, Va., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) to continue development and improvement of combat systems trainers with a task order valued up to $33 million, if all options are exercised. The task order was awarded under the SeaPort-e indefinite delivery, indefinite q... 
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03/03/14Two Northrop Grumman Employees Receive Asian-American Engineer of the Year Awards
SAN FRANCISCO, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employees Dwight Yamada and Linh Dang received top awards at the annual Asian-American Engineer of the Year (AAEOY) event, held this weekend in San Francisco. The AAEOY Award is a National Engineers Week program recognizing outstanding Asian-American professionals for their leadership, technical achievements and public service in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Photos... 
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02/27/14Northrop Grumman Australia Completes Acquisition of Qantas Defence Services
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Australia Pty Limited, a subsidiary of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), announced that it has completed the acquisition of Qantas Defence Services Pty Limited, now called Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence Services Pty Limited (IDS), a provider of integrated logistics, sustainment and modernization support primarily to Australian Government and military customers. IDS operates as a part of Northrop Grumman Australia and ... 
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02/26/14Northrop Grumman's Delivery of Modular Space Vehicle Means Faster, Flexible, Small Satellite Launch Capabilities
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Battlefield commanders have long wanted satellites that can be assembled quickly and launched rapidly to meet immediate needs. Now they have that capability with the plug-and-play Modular Space Vehicle (MSV) delivered Feb. 25 by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC). A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=23831 The MSV is the first open systems spacecraft bus th... 
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02/26/14Northrop Grumman Names Don J. Chavez Technical Services Sector Counsel
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has named Don J. Chavez, vice president, associate general counsel and sector counsel for its Technical Services sector, effective March 22. Chavez will report to Sheila C. Cheston, corporate vice president and general counsel. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=23822. "Don's broad experience across our enterprise, his thought... 
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02/25/14Student-Built Solar, Wind-Powered Vehicles Deliver Imagination, Innovation to Northrop Grumman Engineering Competition.
National Engineers Week event exposes students to rigor, rewards of STEM careers REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Student teams from six Los Angeles-area high schools proved on Feb. 21 that amazing things can happen when imagination goes head to head with an engineering problem, a limited budget and not enough time. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) That was the conclusion of the judges panel for the 2014 Northrop Grumman Corporation (N... 
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02/25/14Northrop Grumman Extends Agreement with Bell Helicopter to Supply Navigation System
ANAHEIM, Calif., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has entered into an agreement with Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, to supply its LCR-100 Attitude Heading Reference System (AHRS) for the Bell 412 helicopter through 2017. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) The LCR-100 and other Northrop Grumman navigation products will be showcased at HELI-EXPO 2014 in booth #502 Feb. 25-27 in Anaheim. A photo accompanying this rele... 
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02/24/14Northrop Grumman Provides Inertial Navigation Products for TiltRotor Vertical Take-off and Landing Aircraft
ANAHEIM, Calif., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been selected by AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, to provide flight-critical inertial instruments on the new AW609 TiltRotor aircraft undergoing civil certification through the Federal Aviation Administration. These Northrop Grumman navigation products will be showcased at HELI-EXPO 2014 in booth #502 Feb. 25-27 in Anaheim. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globene... 
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02/19/14Northrop Grumman's Mike Papay to Discuss Corporate Information Security "Best Practices" at this Year's RSA Conference
Company also to showcase innovative capabilities in advanced threat detection, big data analytics, continuous monitoring, secure mobile communications and critical infrastructure protection FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Papay, vice president and chief information security officer (CISO), Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), will be among a panel of industry-leading CISOs who will discuss the complexities of deploying information security within ... 
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02/18/14Northrop Grumman Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.61 per share on Northrop Grumman common stock, payable March 19, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business March 3, 2014. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cyber, C4... 
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02/18/14Applications Now Being Accepted for 12th Annual Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholars Program
Individual $10,000 scholarships to be awarded over four years to one student from each of Maryland's 23 counties and Baltimore City LINTHICUM, Md., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Applications are now being accepted for the 12th annual Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) Engineering Scholars competition, which will provide  $240,000 in college scholarships across Maryland this year to promising high school seniors interested in studying engineering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/... 
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02/13/14Northrop Grumman Awarded U.S. Military Contract for Navigation Systems
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Air Force for purchase and sustainment of its embedded global positioning/inertial navigation systems (EGI). (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=23611. Under an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contrac... 
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02/13/14Second Northrop Grumman-built MQ-8C Fire Scout Completes First Flight
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Navy successfully flew the second MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter for the first time. Conducted at Naval Base Ventura County, Point Mugu, Calif., the flight will allow the team to ramp up testing efforts to prepare the system for operations. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=23610. Current tests are focused on valid... 
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02/13/14Northrop Grumman to Participate in Barclays 2014 Industrial Select Conference
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will participate in the Barclays 2014 Industrial Select Conference in Miami Beach on Thursday, Feb. 20. Jim Palmer, corporate vice president and chief financial officer, will present beginning at 8:55 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live at www.northropgrumman.com. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company p... 
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02/10/14Northrop Grumman Names Thomas P. Mendez, Jr., Vice President and Controller for Aerospace Systems Sector
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Thomas P. Mendez, Jr., vice president and controller of its Aerospace Systems sector. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=23535. In this role, Mendez will be responsible for financial planning and analysis; financial reporting and accounting; budg... 
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02/10/14Five Northrop Grumman Employees Receive Top Awards at 2014 Black Engineer of the Year Conference
WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employees Art Lofton, Robyn De Wees, Calvin Pennamon, Gerard Spivey and Gregory West received top awards at the annual Black Engineer of the Year Award (BEYA) STEM Global Competitiveness Conference held Feb. 6-8 in Washington, D.C. BEYA acknowledges excellence in accomplishments in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. An additional 15 Northrop Grumman employees were recognized as BEYA Mo... 
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02/05/14Teaching in the Tropics: US Science Teachers Invited to Apply for 2014 ECO Classroom
Northrop Grumman Foundation and Conservation International program enters its third year FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In their continuing effort to help teachers develop the next generation of scientists, Northrop Grumman Foundation and Conservation International (CI) announced that applications for the 2014 ECO Classroom experience are now being accepted through March 31. Four teams of four teachers will be selected for an all-expenses-paid trip from July 7-20 to... 
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02/05/14Northrop Grumman to Demonstrate Faster, Simpler Way to Replace Obsolete Parts for B-2 Bomber
Common Processor approach promises reduced sustainment costs, enhanced readiness PALMDALE, Calif., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force will get its first look at a faster, more affordable way to replace obsolete avionics on the B-2 stealth bomber under a contract awarded last August to Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Under the 43-month, $43.5 million award, the company will produce a functional replace... 
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02/04/14Northrop Grumman Foundation Congratulates Top 28 CyberPatriot Teams Advancing to National Finals in Washington, D.C.
Narrowed from a field of more than 1,500, high school and middle school finalists compete for worldwide recognition and scholarship money FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northrop Grumman Foundation, presenting sponsor for CyberPatriot VI, is proud to congratulate the 26 high school teams - and for the first time, two middle school teams - who have successfully battled through three competitive online rounds to advance to the national finals in Washington, D.C., March 28. ... 
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02/03/14Northrop Grumman Awarded United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team Contract
MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide operational services to the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT). This single award indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract is for five years and is valued at up to $350 million.   (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) US-CERT was created to protect the nation's Intern... 
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02/03/14Northrop Grumman's Engineering and Systems Integration Appraised at CMMI® Maturity Level 5 for Acquisition
HERNDON, Va., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Engineering and Systems Integration (ESI) organization has received a Level 5 rating, the highest possible rating, for acquisition from the Capability Maturity Model Integrated (CMMI®) Institute. This is the second time the organization has been appraised at this level, and, according to the CMMI Institute, ESI was the first to receive a Level 5 rating for acquisition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prn... 
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01/31/14Northrop Grumman to Participate in Cowen and Company 35th Annual Aerospace/Defense & Transportation Conference
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will participate in the Cowen and Company 35th Annual Aerospace/Defense & Transportation Conference in New York on Thursday, Feb. 6. Jim Palmer, corporate vice president and chief financial officer, will present beginning at 1:20 p.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live at www.northropgrumman.com. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Northrop Gr... 
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01/30/14Northrop Grumman Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and 2013 Financial Results
- Q4 EPS of $2.12; 2013 EPS Increase 7 Percent to $8.35 - Q4 Sales Total $6.2 Billion; 2013 Sales Total $24.7 Billion - Q4 Free Cash Flow(1) of $1.0 Billion; 2013 Free Cash Flow(1) of $2.1 Billion - 6.6 Million Shares Repurchased in Q4 for $699 Million; 27.3 Million Shares Repurchased in 2013 for $2.4 Billion; 2013 Weighted Average Shares Outstanding Decrease by Approximately 8 Percent - 2014 EPS Guidance of $8.70 to $9.00 FALLS CHURCH, Va., Jan. 30, 20... 
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01/29/14Northrop Grumman Awards STEM Education and Job Training Grants in Salt Lake City
SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently provided grants worth nearly $7,000 to support two science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) educational initiatives and one job training program in Salt Lake City. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=23285 Northrop Grumman awarded a grant to ... 
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01/28/14Northrop Grumman Delivers 100th EA-18G Airborne Electronic Attack Kit
BETHPAGE, N.Y., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has delivered the 100th airborne electronic attack (AEA) kit for the EA-18G Growler aircraft. The AEA kit is a critical component of the aircraft, which allows warfighters to target and attack the most complex enemy communication and air defense systems. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) "This delivery milestone demonstrates the dedication of the Northrop Grumman team to th... 
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01/24/14Northrop Grumman Team Successfully Completes Spacecraft Critical Design Review for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) successfully passed the last significant mission design milestone for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope, the spacecraft Critical Design Review (CDR), five months ahead of schedule, following the replan. The spacecraft provides the power and communications for the whole observatory and is responsible for pointing the telescope and image stabilization. Northrop Grumman is under contract to NASA's Goddard ... 
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01/23/14Northrop Grumman-built Maritime Surveillance Demonstrator Unmanned Aircraft Surpasses 10,000 Combat Flying Hours
System works as eyes to U.S. Navy fleet commanders in the Middle East SAN DIEGO, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) built unmanned demonstrator aircraft used for maritime surveillance missions by the U.S. Navy surpassed 10,000 combat flying hours supporting intelligence-gathering missions in the Middle East. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) A photo accompanying this release is available at  http://medi... 
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01/22/14Northrop Grumman's Airport Realtime Collaboration Analytics Tool Delivers Operational Efficiency at Dubai International
LONDON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract by Dubai Airports for the delivery of the Analytics module of its Airport Realtime Collaboration (ARC) suite to Dubai Air Navigation Services (DANS). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Northrop Grumman's Airport Systems group in the U.K. provides ARC, a software solution that delivers accurate and timely information aiding airport stakeholders to work toge... 
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01/21/14Northrop Grumman Signs Agreement with CA Technologies for Cloud-based Identity and Access Management Services
MCLEAN, Va. and NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has signed an agreement with CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) to help Northrop Grumman expand its cloud-based services in the health care, civil government, and state and local markets. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Under the agreement announced today, Northrop Grumman will be able to use CA CloudMinder™ to provide customers with a secure, cost-effective identity ... 
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01/15/14Northrop Grumman Awarded Follow-On Contract for U.S. Air Force's GPS?Challenged Navigation and Geo?Registration Solution
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a phase three navigation system related contract from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory to continue improving geo-registration accuracy for positioning and pointing applications, even in GPS-denied conditions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) In the first two phases of the Maintain Accurate Geo-registration via Image-nav Compensation (MAGIC) pr... 
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01/14/14Northrop Grumman Announces Webcast, Conference Call of Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2013 Financial Results
- Northrop Grumman Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2013 Financial Results to be Webcast Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at Noon Eastern time FALLS CHURCH, Va., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will announce its fourth quarter and year-end 2013 financial results Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. The company's conference call will be held at noon Eastern time the same day. Wes Bush, chairman, chief executive officer and president, and Jim Palmer, chief financial officer, will ... 
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01/13/14Northrop Grumman's Hunter Unmanned Aircraft System Surpasses 100,000 Combat Flight Hours
HERNDON, Va., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Hunter Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS), in use with the U.S. Army since 1996, recently surpassed 100,000 combat flight hours in service. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=23024 The MQ-5B Hunter, which is currently deployed supporting contingency operations across t... 
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01/13/14Northrop Grumman's Global Hawk Boasts Best Safety Record Designation
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Global Hawk Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) has been designated as the platform with the best safety record in the U.S. Air Force in 2013. Detachment 1 of the 69th Reconnaissance Group contributed to that designation as they maintained exceptional vigilance during all Global Hawk aircraft operations, garnering a perfect safety record and a Commander's Flight Safety Award during the 4th quarter of fiscal year 2013. T... 
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01/13/14Northrop Grumman Unveils Advanced Pulse Generation Technology with Direct Digital Synthesis for Next Generation Advanced Threats
BUFFALO, N.Y., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has finished detailed performance testing on its Advanced Pulse Generator (APG), which represents the next technology evolution for the company's Combat Electromagnetic Environment Simulator (CEESIM) product that is used to test and validate the performance of electronic warfare equipment. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) The APG utilizes high speed direct digital synthesiz... 
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01/09/14Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract to Support U.S. Marine Corps Command, Control and Communications Facility for Tactical Air Operations
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Marine Corps to provide post-production life cycle support for mobile command, control and communications systems through September 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Under the $7.3 million firm-fixed-price contract, Northrop Grumman will provide life cycle support of the AN/TYQ-23(V)4 Tactical Air Operations Module (TAOM... 
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01/06/14Northrop Grumman and Trex Enterprises to Introduce Celestial Navigation to Soldier Precision Targeting Laser Systems
Northrop Grumman and Trex Enterprises introduce key performance improvement into production targeting systems APOPKA, Fla., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced an agreement to collaborate with Trex Enterprises Corporation to bring celestial navigation technology to the precision targeting capability provided to the U.S. military and allied forces. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Trex E... 
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01/06/14Northrop Grumman, Navy Complete Nine Flights of Triton Unmanned Aircraft System
Testing validates aircraft performance before surveillance sensors are installed SAN DIEGO, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Navy have completed nine initial flight tests of the Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS), marking the half-way point in a process called envelope expansion.     (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/med... 
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01/06/14Global Hawk Aids in Philippine Relief Efforts
SAN DIEGO, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The inherent intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities of Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Global Hawk Block 30 Unmanned Aerial System were used to support massive international humanitarian assistance and relief efforts following Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Due to Global Hawk's long endurance, persistence and range, the Block 30 was the only high... 
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