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10/19/14Northrop Grumman Engineers Mentor Students Competing in RobotX Unmanned Sea Battle
SINGAPORE, Oct. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is expanding its support for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education across the globe by sponsoring the Maritime RobotX Challenge in Singapore, Oct. 20-26. Bringing together 15 teams of university students from five countries (United States, Singapore, Korea, Japan and Australia), RobotX challenges each team to develop and test a highly-capable unmanned surface vessel (USV). A video accompan... 
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10/16/14Northrop Grumman JCREW Achieves Milestone C; Program to Enter Production and Deployment Phase
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has received Milestone C approval for its Joint Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device Electronic Warfare (JCREW) Increment 1 Build 1 (I1B1) system from the U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA). The JCREW I1B1 system is a jammer that defeats devices used to trigger improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Northrop Grumman developed mounted, dismounted and fixed-site variants to protect warfighters... 
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10/16/14Northrop Grumman Employees Recognized by Association of Old Crows for Outstanding Contributions to Electronic Warfare
WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employees recently accepted awards from the Association of Old Crows (AOC) for outstanding contributions to the field of electronic warfare (EW). Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=28415. Ken Collyer, director of rotary wing and unmanned aerial systems EW business development, received the Stanley B. Hall Business Development ... 
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10/16/14Northrop Grumman Advances Cyber Research with University of Colorado
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has provided $70,000 to the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs (UCCS) to conduct research on cyber protection. Under the nine-month pilot program, the UCCS College of Engineering and Applied Science will explore and develop technology for enhancing data security and resiliency applicable to Defense Department networks. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenew... 
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10/16/14Second Northrop Grumman-Built Triton UAS Completes First Flight
PALMDALE, Calif., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy's second MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) has successfully completed its first flight. Operating out of a manufacturing facility in Palmdale, a Navy and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) flight test team conducted the 6.7-hour flight Oct. 15. The flight is a critical first step in preparing the aircraft to fly to a Navy facility in Maryland later this month. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.g... 
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10/15/14Northrop Grumman Awarded Lockheed Martin Contract for SBIRS GEO-5 and GEO-6 Satellite Payloads
AZUSA, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $422 million contract from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to produce sensor payloads on the fifth and sixth Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO) satellites, known as GEO-5 and GEO-6. The U.S. Air Force's SBIRS provides the nation with continuous early warning of ballistic missile launches and other tactical intelligence. "Northrop Grumman looks forward to joi... 
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10/14/14Northrop Grumman Unveils High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle Modernization Solution
HERNDON, Va., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has unveiled its High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) modernization solution at the Association of the United States Army conference in Washington, D.C. A photo accompanying this release can be found at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=28354. "The HMMWV has had an enduring role in the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps and across the international ground forces commun... 
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10/14/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Peter Beange to UK, Europe Regional Organisation
LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the appointment of Peter Beange as regional director of Commercial Operations, Europe, in a move aimed at further strengthening the company's U.K. and Europe organisation. A photo accompanying this news release is available at:  http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=28353. In this new London-based position he will be responsible for ensuring that  Northrop Grumman's business... 
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10/13/14Northrop Grumman Invites Media to High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle Modernization Briefing
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will discuss its High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) modernization solution at the Association of the U.S. Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting and Exposition, taking place Oct. 13-15 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The solution extends the life of the HMMWV while significantly lowering sustainment costs and increasing fuel efficiency. Following the briefing, reporters are invited to tour the vehicle.   ... 
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10/08/14Two Northrop Grumman Employees Receive Awards at HENAAC Conference Recognizing Top Hispanic Engineers, Scientists
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employees Silvia Osuna and Pablo Gonzalez were honored for being outstanding role models in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) Oct. 3 at the 26th annual Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards Conference (HENAAC) put on by Great Minds in STEM™ in New Orleans. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=28257. ... 
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10/08/14Northrop Grumman Leverages 80 Years of Logistics Experience to Deliver Innovative Modernization of Land Forces Systems to Global Customers
WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) logistics experts conducted a media briefing and webcast at the National Press Club Oct. 7 to discuss how Northrop Grumman is supporting the modernization of mature systems, platforms and components for its global land forces customers. Photos accompanying this news release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=28244 A media kit, including the archived webcast, is av... 
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10/06/14Northrop Grumman Announces Tony Marceddo as Head of Northrop Grumman M5, Australia
CANBERRA, Australia, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that Tony Marceddo has been named head of M5, within Northrop Grumman Australia. Marceddo will report directly to Northrop Grumman Australia Chief Executive Ian Irving, with strategic responsibility to Shawn Purvis, Cyber division, Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector. In this role, Marceddo will be responsible for leading the ongoing development and expansion of the company's ... 
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10/06/14Northrop Grumman Supports Manufacturing Day
- Facilities opened to demonstrate 21st century manufacturing - automation, robotics, Additive Manufacturing and software - Goal is to get more youth interested, excited about manufacturing careers FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) joined more than 1,500 manufacturers across America last week to show the real face of modern manufacturing. Plants and factories were opened to show young people, students, parents and the general public ho... 
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10/06/14Northrop Grumman Debuts Three Low-Cost Terminals to Protect Nation's Warfighters, Advance Military Satellite Communications
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delivering on its commitment to protect the nation's warfighters with secure, affordable satellite communications in an increasing threat environment, Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will feature three variants of protected low-cost terminals (LCTs) at MILCOM 2014. Photos accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=28167. The annual conference is being held Oct. 6-8 at the Baltimor... 
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10/06/14Northrop Grumman Conducts Successful Demonstration of its AQS-24A Mine Detecting Sensor System for US Naval Forces Central Command
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), in support of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command in Manama, Bahrain, announced the successful demonstration of an unmanned mine-hunting mission. In the demonstration, the Mine Hunting Unmanned Surface Vehicle (MHU) was used in tandem with Northrop Grumman's AQS-24A Mine Detecting Sensor System in the Arabian Gulf. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediaga... 
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10/06/14Northrop Grumman Wins Medicare Beneficiary Database Contract; Highlights Modernization and Integration Expertise
BALTIMORE, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) for the Medicare Beneficiary Database Suite of Systems (MBDSS). The $53.7 million contract will run through November 2018. Northrop Grumman will continue work on MBDSS adding a new scope that includes modernization activities and integration with Medicare Enrollment and Premium Billing Systems (MEPBS). "We've been privileged to partner with CMS ... 
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10/06/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Alleace Gibbs Vice President of Communications For Its Technical Services Sector
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that Alleace Gibbs has been appointed vice president, Communications for its Technical Services sector, effective Oct. 20. She will report to Darryl M. Fraser, corporate vice president, Communications. Gibbs replaces David R. Apt who is retiring from the company at the end of the year. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.htm... 
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10/03/14Northrop Grumman Announces Webcast, Conference Call of Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results
-- Northrop Grumman's Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results to be Webcast Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Noon Eastern time FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will announce its third quarter 2014 financial results Wednesday, Oct. 22, 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 review third quarter 201... 
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10/03/14Scaled Composites Marks 10th Anniversary of Milestone Spaceflight
Aerospace Visionaries to Discuss Private Spaceflight in Google Hangout Oct. 4 MOJAVE, Calif., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A decade after winning the Ansari XPRIZE with one of the most innovative vehicles ever flown, the employees of Scaled Composites, a Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) subsidiary, continue to push the boundaries of aviation and the emerging commercial space industry. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkg... 
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10/02/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Tom McLemore Vice President of Legislative Affairs for Cybersecurity, C4I and Space
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the appointment of Tom McLemore as vice president of legislative affairs for Cybersecurity; Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence (C4I) and Space. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=28102. In this role, McLemore will contribute to the development and execution of legislative strategies an... 
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10/01/14Northrop Grumman Hand Held Precision Targeting Device Completes Successful Developmental Test
APOPKA, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new hand held targeting system developed by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) that will enable soldiers to engage targets with precision munitions while providing digital connectivity to related military units has successfully completed developmental testing at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. The evaluation of the company's Hand Held Precision Targeting Device, or HHPTD, was conducted by the U.S. Army's Rapid Equipping Force, in p... 
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10/01/14Northrop Grumman to Host Global Land Forces Modernization Media Briefing
In advance of AUSA National next week and the Logistics Officers Association National Symposium Oct. 19-22, Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) executives will discuss several key global logistics efforts in support of our U.S. and allied customers. The event focuses on land forces support including the modernization of aging systems, platforms and components, as well as training solutions to improve 24/7 mission readiness. Today, 70 percent of the cost of a military system is in sustaining and mo... 
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09/29/14Northrop Grumman Advances Unmanned Systems Capabilities for Maritime Missions
Innovative unmanned systems program moves forward to Phase II EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is developing new, advanced unmanned systems to support the Department of Defense's capability to deploy global persistent intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance (ISR) and strike capabilities in a faster and more cost-effective way. The next-generation Tactical Exploited Reconnaissance Node (Tern) program is one example of several i... 
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09/25/14Northrop Grumman Awarded US Navy Performance Based Logistics Contract
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $61 million performance based logistics (PBL) supply support contract from the U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command's NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support facility in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. This five-year contract will enable 24-hour, 7 days a week fleet support and continues a 10-year partnership between Northrop Grumman's Charlottesville operation and the NAVSUP Weapon Systems Sup... 
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09/24/14CDP Lauds Northrop Grumman for Reducing Carbon Emission for Third Consecutive Year
Achieves a top disclosure score among aerospace and defense peers FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been recognized by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for a third consecutive year for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and business risks associated with environmental impact. Northrop Grumman was recognized in the CDP S&P 500 Climate Change Report 2014, which tracks the progress America's largest public... 
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09/24/14Northrop Grumman Scalable Agile Beam Radar Completes Design Reviews, Prepares for Delivery
First production-representative AN/APG-83 SABR scheduled for 2014 delivery BALTIMORE, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Demonstrating the maturity of its active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar technologies, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has successfully concluded all engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) design reviews for the AN/APG-83 Scalable Agile Beam Radar (SABR) in just 12 months. Northrop Grumman's AN/APG-83 SABR is a direct replacement for legacy F-16... 
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09/22/14Northrop Grumman's Space Camp Sponsorship of Salt Lake City Participants Promotes STEM Education
SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northrop Grumman Foundation sponsored a unique, immersive space adventure this summer for participants that included two students and one teacher from the Salt Lake Center for Science Education. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27829. Chosen participants attended Space Camp® at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center (USSRC) in Huntsville, Alabama, from July 27 to Aug... 
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09/22/14Northrop Grumman Appoints John Kropf Corporate Privacy Executive
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the appointment of John Kropf as corporate privacy executive. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27828. In this new role, Kropf has executive responsibility for leading and executing Northrop Grumman's global privacy strategy and data protection programs, as well as advising the business on initiatives involv... 
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09/19/14Northrop Grumman Engineering Executive Honored at 'Women of Influence Awards' Ceremony
BUFFALO, N.Y., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sue Nowicki, engineering director at Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Buffalo-based Amherst Systems business unit, was among 27 area women to be recognized for their business acumen and community spirit at the recent Buffalo Business First Women of Influence Awards. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27794. Nowicki was honored in the Corporate Executive cat... 
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09/18/14Northrop Grumman's Sheila Cheston Honored by InsideCounsel Magazine for Increasing the Empowerment of Women in the Legal Profession
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's  (NYSE: NOC) Sheila Cheston, corporate vice president and general counsel, received the InsideCounsel Magazine Sharing the Power award for making significant strides to expand the influence and empowerment of women in the legal profession. Cheston received the award for leadership in enhancing diversity at the InsideCounsel-Transformative Leadership Awards dinner held last night in Washington, D.C. A photo acco... 
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09/18/14MQ-4C Triton UAS Arrives at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Enters Next Phase of Testing
PALMDALE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first U.S. Navy MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) has completed a flight from California to Maryland. The UAS flew 11 hours from the Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) facility in Palmdale to Naval Air Station Patuxent River to start its next phase of testing, moving the program closer toward operational assessment. Northrop Grumman is the prime contractor for the Navy's MQ-4C Triton UAS program. Photos accompanying this ... 
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09/17/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Tarik Reyes Vice President, Business Development, Integrated Air and Missile Defense Division, of its Information Systems Sector
MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the appointment of Tarik Reyes as vice president, business development for its integrated air and missile defense division (IAMD) in its Information Systems sector, effective immediately. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27702. In this new role, Reyes will have executive responsibility for global business develop... 
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09/16/14Northrop Grumman Hosts 22 Chicago-Area Middle School Teachers to Promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty-two middle school teachers from across the Greater Chicago area took advantage of the unique opportunity to participate in hands-on activities, listen to best-practice demonstrations and talk to industry experts during Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) annual Teachers and Engineers for Academic Achievement (TEAACH) program.    A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagalle... 
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09/16/14Northrop Grumman Launches New Air Traffic Control Communication Portfolio
Sapphire Suite of Products and Services Includes Latest Generation of T6 Radio; Key Features are Ease of Installation, Maintenance and Significant Reduction in Environmental Impact LONDON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) U.K.-based air traffic management subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems, today announced the introduction of a new line-up of air traffic control (ATC) communication products called Sapphire. A photo accompanying this rel... 
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09/16/14Northrop Grumman Supports Community, Airmen through US Air Force Marathon
Company marks seventh year as presenting sponsor for service's premier running event DAYTON, Ohio, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ask Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) why it remains the longest running presenting sponsor of the U.S. Air Force Marathon, and it will give you 15,000 reasons ... and then some. That's the number of runners who will take part in the 18th annual Air Force Marathon events – 5K, 10K, half marathon and full marathon – planned for Sept. 19-20 on the grounds... 
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09/15/14Northrop Grumman Announces Scott Harris as Head of Aerospace Programs, Australia
CANBERRA, Australia, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that Scott Harris has been named head of aerospace programs, within Northrop Grumman Australia. In this role, Harris will be responsible for representing all Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems Sector operations throughout Australia and the region. Harris will report directly to Northrop Grumman Australia Chief Executive Ian Irving, with strategic responsibility to Mary Glickman, the... 
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09/15/14US Air Force Expands RQ-4 Global Hawk Fleet
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a $354 million primarily firm-fixed-price contract to expand their RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS) fleet by three aircraft. Global Hawk operates multiple sensors simultaneously to gather intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) data. The new aircraft are Multi-INT models that carry sophisticated imaging and electronic signals sensors capable of collec... 
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09/11/14Northrop Grumman, Los Angeles County Air Show Award Scholarships
PALMDALE, Calif., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman's (NYSE: NOC) Palmdale Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence partnered with the Los Angeles County Air Show to present scholarships to local high school seniors seeking a higher education with an emphasis in science, technology, education and math (STEM). A photo accompanying this release is located at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27621 The Los Angeles County Air Show Scholarship Committe... 
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09/10/14Northrop Grumman Joins NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador Initiative
Northrop Grumman Will Present Extreme Weather Google Hangout on Air MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has joined the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador Initiative™. Through this initiative, NOAA formally recognizes Northrop Grumman as a partner who is improving the nation's readiness, responsiveness and overall resilience against extreme weather, water and climate events. "Northrop Gru... 
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09/10/14Northrop Grumman Hosting Employment Symposium for Wounded Warriors at Fort Hood
Annual event offers career counseling and job fair Sept. 9-11 FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is hosting an employment transition boot camp and career fair for wounded warriors, ending tomorrow, in Fort Hood, Texas. The boot camp, which began on Tuesday, offers wounded warriors one-to-one interaction and covered topics such as translating military skills; the culture outside the military; resume preparation; and mock interviewing. Tom... 
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09/10/14Northrop Grumman Selected by DARPA to Develop Breakthrough Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) Technology
LINTHICUM, Md., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been selected by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop and demonstrate advanced wideband digital antenna technology for next generation radio frequency (RF) sensors using active electronically scanned arrays (AESAs). The DARPA Microsystems Technology Office awarded Northrop Grumman an $11.9 million contract for phase one of the Arrays on Commercial Timescales (ACT) program... 
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09/10/14Northrop Grumman Develops Winterisation Field Upgrade Kits for Vessels Using the Northern Sea Route
NEW MALDEN, U.K., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has developed a winterisation field upgrade kit that will extend the low temperature capability of marine navigation equipment and enable ships to operate in the Arctic environment of the polar shipping routes. These heater kits will enable Marine Navigation Radar Turning Units to be operated in temperatures down below -55 degrees Celsius, in addition to keeping the S-Band and X-Band sensors in the tu... 
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09/08/14Northrop Grumman's Harry Lee Honored by the National Association of Asian American Professionals
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employee Harry Lee, vice president of corporate contracts, pricing and supply chain, received the National Association of Asian American Professionals (NAAAP) "100 award" this weekend at the group's national convention in Anaheim, California. The NAAAP 100 award is given annually to individuals who have made significant contributions to their profession and to the Asian community. Previous winners incl... 
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09/05/14Northrop Grumman Honors Top Suppliers
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In keeping with its commitment to honor excellence, Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Aerospace Systems sector recognized 74 companies from the United States, Canada and Turkey with its annual supplier awards for 2013. Northrop Grumman presents the annual supplier awards in two categories: Platinum Source Preferred and Suppliers of the Year. Thirty-two small businesses were honored, including six small disadvantaged-owned busines... 
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09/03/14Northrop Grumman, US Navy Successfully Conduct E-2D Aerial Refueling Preliminary Design Review
Capability will extend E-2D Advanced Hawkeye's flight endurance MELBOURNE, Fla., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and U.S. Navy team has successfully conducted the preliminary design review (PDR) for its E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Aerial Refueling system. Completion of this critical milestone allows the program to proceed to its critical design review, moving closer to manufacturing the system and installing it on new production E-2Ds as well as retrofitting it o... 
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08/28/14Northrop Grumman's CIRCM System Completes US Army Flight Testing
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Common Infrared Countermeasures (CIRCM) system recently completed another round of U.S. Army testing by demonstrating its capabilities on a UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter. The flight test was conducted at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama, by the Redstone Test Center. The Northrop Grumman CIRCM system was subjected to rigorous conditions over a six-week period, after which the company said i... 
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08/27/14Global Hawk Variants Safely Surpass 100,000 Combat/Operational Support Hours
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) high altitude long endurance (HALE) series safely surpassed 100,000 combat/operational support hours. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27320.  The Air Force Global Hawk fleet logged more than 88 percent of the global intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (I... 
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08/26/14Global Externship Program Provides UAE, Saudi Students with Experience Working for Startup Technology Companies in Maryland
Five students complete Northrop Grumman - University of Maryland, Baltimore County program FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) today announced the completion of the 2014 Global Externship Program to give international students exposure to career fields in cyber, program management and computer engineering. Four of the students were from Saudi Arabia and one was from the United Arab Em... 
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08/26/14RQ-4 Global Hawk Demonstrates Expanded Mission Capabilities
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With several test flights this summer, the U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk Wide Area Surveillance Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) proved its ability to operate with an expanded variety of intelligence exploitation ground stations and collect mission data in more places. The RQ-4 Global Hawk UAS is built by Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) and is equipped with a Multi-Platform Radar Technology Insertion Program (MP-RTIP) sensor capable of detecting fi... 
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08/25/14First Ever RQ-4 Global Hawk Hits 100th Flight on NASA Mission
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first completed Global Hawk has made history again with its 100th flight in support of NASA environmental research. The milestone occurred on a flight from Edwards Air Force Base in California more than 16 years after its first flight in 1998. The aircraft is now at Wallops Island for a two month deployment to conduct hurricane research missions. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.ht... 
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08/20/14Northrop Grumman Wins US Navy CANES Shipboard Network Full Deployment Contract
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) as one of five contractors for the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) full deployment production contract to upgrade cybersecurity, command and control, communications and intelligence (C4I) systems across the fleet. The indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity multiple award contract has a potential value of $2.5 billion over eight years. "Northrop Grumman ... 
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08/20/14Northrop Grumman Board Declares Quarterly Dividend
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.70 per share on Northrop Grumman common stock, payable Sept. 17, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business Sept. 2, 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, C4I... 
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08/20/14Northrop Grumman Partnered with Universities, Local School Systems in Colorado to Build Excitement for Cybersecurity, STEM
Summer camps offered hands-on learning in cybersecurity, clean energy technology, biomedical engineering, rocketry and robotics AURORA, Colo. and COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) partnered again with local high schools and universities to co-host summer camps in July and Aug. featuring hands-on learning opportunities in cybersecurity, clean energy technologies, biomedical engineering, rocketry and robotics. This summer marke... 
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08/20/14Northrop Grumman Cryocooler On Board NASA's OCO-2 Satellite Becomes 17th Unit to Operate in Space without a Failure
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A cool thing about space: cryogenic refrigerators from Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) that chill satellite sensors to hundreds of degrees below zero Fahrenheit (degrees F) for maximum sensitivity. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27220. A new NASA satellite with infrared sensors provides the most recent example. The space agency launched Orbiting Carb... 
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08/19/14Northrop Grumman Developing XS-1 Experimental Spaceplane Design for DARPA
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) with Scaled Composites and Virgin Galactic is developing a preliminary design and flight demonstration plan for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) Experimental Spaceplane XS-1 program. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27176. XS-1has a reusable booster that when coupled with an expendable upper stag... 
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08/18/14Northrop Grumman, US Navy Integrate Manned, Unmanned Flight Operations
Cooperative flights by X-47B, F/A-18 prove viability of joint carrier operations USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT, At Sea, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and the U.S. Navy offered a glimpse of the future of carrier aviation on Aug. 17 by conducting a series of cooperative flights from the aircraft carrier, USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), using an X-47B Unmanned Air System (UCAS) and an F/A-18 Hornet. Photos accompanying this release are available ... 
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08/15/14Northrop Grumman Selected to Modernize Black Hawk Cockpit for US Army
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been selected by Redstone Defense Systems to supply and integrate mission avionics equipment for a digital cockpit upgrade of the U.S. Army's UH-60L Black Hawk helicopters. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27118. Northrop Grumman will provide a scalable, fully integrated mission equipment package for the UH‑60L co... 
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08/14/14Global Hawk Reaches New Milestone, Expands Operational Area
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force's RQ-4 Global Hawk, a wide area surveillance unmanned aircraft system, has just completed its 100th operational mission in Southwest Asia and recently moved into the Pacific region. Built by Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC), Global Hawk is operated largely out of the 69th Reconnaissance Group at Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota. The 69th Reconnaissance Group falls under the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, central station for the... 
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08/13/14Northrop Grumman Delivers Lightning Fast, Self-Deploying Antennas for Canada's RADARSAT Constellation Mission
CARPINTERIA, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirteen lightweight antennas that self-deploy in 200 milliseconds have been delivered to support Canada's RADARSAT Constellation Mission (RCM) by Astro Aerospace, a strategic business unit of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC). Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27066. The highly configurable antennas are stored energy monopoles that deploy quickly and wil... 
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08/13/14Northrop Grumman Awarded $300 Million Contract to Continue Air Force Weather Support
BELLEVUE, Neb., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract valued at up to $300 million to continue helping U.S. Air Force Weather (AFW) deliver a full range of terrestrial and space environmental information, products and services to military users worldwide. The Air Force, Army, special operations forces and others rely on AFW environmental information and forecasts for mission planning, comb... 
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08/13/14Northrop Grumman's Remotec Awarded US Navy Contract to Repair, Upgrade Explosive Ordnance Disposal Robots
CLINTON, Tenn., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) subsidiary Remotec Inc. an $8.8 million contract to repair and upgrade 103 MK3 Series Remote Ordnance Neutralizations Systems (RONS), increasing the capabilities and availability of the explosive ordnance disposal robots. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division, Indian Head, Maryland, awarded Remotec a sole-source, indefinite ... 
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08/12/14Northrop Grumman to Provide Navigation System for Solar Probe Plus Satellite
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) to supply its space inertial reference system for NASA's Solar Probe Plus program. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27020. Under a nearly $3 million contract, Northrop Grumman will provide its Scalable Space Inertial Referen... 
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08/12/14Northrop Grumman Leads 2014 Gartner Supply Chain Top 25: Aerospace and Defense Survey for Second Consecutive Year
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been rated the number one aerospace and defense (A&D) company in the 2014 Gartner Supply Chain Top 25: A&D  report, published Aug. 5, for the second year in a row. This is the 10th annual Gartner Supply Chain survey, conducted to raise awareness of the supply chain discipline and how it impacts the business, according to Gartner. The rankings are based on company and supply chain financial perfo... 
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08/11/14Northrop Grumman Partners With Cyber Security Challenge UK to Help Build Future Cyber Talent
CyberCenturion competition to be launched in UK, an opportunity for young people to engage with real challenges of cyber defence LONDON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has entered into a collaborative partnership with Cyber Security Challenge U.K. under which it will bring the proven U.S. national youth cyber education programme, CyberPatriot, to the U.K. for the first time as part of the company's commitment to promoting science, technology, engineerin... 
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08/08/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Michael J. Meaney Vice President of Advanced Land & Self Protection Systems
LINTHICUM, Md., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Michael J. Meaney, vice president, Advanced Land and Self-Protection Systems, for the Advanced Concepts and Technologies Division (AC&TD) in its Electronic Systems sector, effective immediately. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26995 In his new position, Meaney will have executive responsibility for the sect... 
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08/08/14Northrop Grumman to Highlight Key Capabilities at the 17th Annual Space and Missile Defense Symposium
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is highlighting its space and missile defense capabilities during the 17th Annual Space and Missile Defense Symposium to be held here Aug. 11-14 at the Von Braun Center. The symposium's 2014 theme is "Space and Missile Defense: Foundational to U.S. Strategy Today and in the Future." Northrop Grumman is this year's Titanium sponsor and will host the Salute to the Warfighter event Aug. 13 at 5 p.m. in Boo... 
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08/07/14Northrop Grumman Awards Engineering Scholarships to Two Rolling Meadows Area Students
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently announced the winners of its 10th annual Engineering Scholars program in the greater Rolling Meadows community. The program will provide college scholarships this fall to two graduating high school seniors interested in studying engineering, computer science, physics or mathematics. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=... 
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08/06/14Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract to Continue BACN Mission Support
Contract modification extends Northrop Grumman's operational support of the BACN payloads through June 2015 SAN DIEGO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) an $89.7 million contract option to continue operating and supporting the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) system in support of overseas contingency missions. BACN is a high-altitude, airborne communications and information gateway that connect... 
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08/06/14Northrop Grumman to Provide Integrated Bridge, Navigation and Steering Gear Systems for Arleigh Burke-Class Guided Missile Destroyers
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded contracts from the U.S. Navy, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works and Huntington Ingalls Industries to provide integrated bridge and navigation systems and steering gear systems to modernize Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyers (DDGs). Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) exercised options for the acquisition and testing of five integrated bridge and navigation systems (IBNS) va... 
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08/05/14Northrop Grumman's Azusa Campus Hosts Women Empowerment Panels Focusing on Leadership at Local High Schools
AZUSA, Calif., Aug 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Azusa campus recently hosted two Women Empowerment Panels at local high schools that featured female professionals with diverse backgrounds and career paths. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26903 The sessions were held at Azusa and Gladstone high schools and reached a combined audience of more than 250 female students. At the... 
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08/04/14Northrop Grumman Awards $50,000 in School Grants to Promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education
BALTIMORE, Aug 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) awarded $50,000 in grants to 167 K-12 schools nationwide to promote education in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. The Engineers Week STEM Grants seek to provide teachers with funding for projects that increase student awareness of the excitement and opportunity to be found in STEM fields. Each $300 grant was given to a school for use by a specific teacher, based on grant p... 
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08/04/14Northrop Grumman Names Talha A. Zobair Vice President, Tax
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that it has appointed Talha A. Zobair, vice president, Tax, effective Aug. 18, 2014. Zobair will report to James F. Palmer, corporate vice president and chief financial officer. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26869. "I am pleased Talha is joining the Northrop Grumman business management leadership team," s... 
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07/30/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Diane Daegele Vice President of Business Management for Unmanned Systems
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) today announced Diane Daegele has been appointed vice president of business management for the Unmanned Systems division of its Aerospace Systems sector. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26798. In her new role, Daegele will be responsible for the financial and business administration activities for Unmanned Systems and i... 
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07/25/14Northrop Grumman Awarded $205 Million Mission Support Services Contract
HERNDON, Va., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, with a potential value of $205 million, to continue providing mission logistics services in support of combat brigades training at the National Training Center in Fort Irwin, California. The contract covers one base year and two one-year options. Support will include the full range of mission logistics services: maintenance, supply, transportation, plus... 
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07/23/14Northrop Grumman Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
- EPS Increase 16 Percent to $2.37 - Sales Total $6.0 Billion - 6.1 Million Shares Repurchased for $741 Million in Q2; 10.9 Million Shares Repurchased Year to Date for $1.3 Billion - 2014 EPS Guidance Increased to a Range of $9.15 to $9.35 FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) reported second quarter 2014 net earnings increased 5 percent to $511 million, or $2.37 per diluted share, compared to $488 million, or $2.05 per diluted shar... 
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07/22/14US Navy Selects Northrop Grumman for Ship Self-Defense System
Open architecture modernization effort updates obsolete equipment and enables a hardware backbone for increased cybersecurity MCLEAN, Va., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a $12 million task order for a full range of engineering services to continue modernizing the Ship Self-Defense System Mark 2 (SSDS MK2). The contract has a potential value of $61 million over five years, if all options are exercised. SSDS MK2 is a combat ... 
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07/22/14Northrop Grumman Names Tameika N. Hollis Engineering, Manufacturing and Logistics Executive
BALTIMORE, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Tameika N. Hollis, vice president, Engineering, Manufacturing and Logistics (EM&L) for the Advanced Concepts and Technologies Division (AC&TD) in its Electronic Systems sector, effective immediately.     A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26607 In her new position, Hollis will be responsible for EM&L-related... 
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07/21/14Northrop Grumman and bwtech@UMBC Graduate Latest Cyber Startup - KoolSpan - From the Cync Program
Cybersecurity partnership continues advancing innovative technologies to combat global cyber threat BALTIMORE, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and bwtech@UMBC celebrated the latest graduating cyber startup from its Cync Program last month in a ceremony at the Cyber Incubator on the campus of bwtech@UMBC. KoolSpan, developer of a suite of patented, hardware-based mobile security encryption solutions, joins previous Cync graduates AccelerEyes (now Arr... 
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07/17/14US Air Force, Northrop Grumman Celebrate 25th Anniversary of B-2 Stealth Bomber's First Flight
B-2 bomber inspires employees, guests with re-enactment of the historic first takeoff PALMDALE, Calif., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For several goose bump-filled minutes today at U.S. Air Force Plant 42, it was July 17, 1989, all over again. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26558 Just as they had on that historic day 25 years ago, several thousand Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employees, civic le... 
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07/16/14Northrop Grumman Foundation Announces Space Camp® Scholarships to Promote Space Exploration and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
Sixth year that Northrop Grumman Foundation will fund student and teacher participation FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northrop Grumman Foundation has announced the sponsorship of scholarships for middle school students and teachers from across the United States and the United Kingdom to attend Space Camp® July 27-Aug. 1 at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center (USSRC) in Huntsville, Alabama. This is the sixth year that the foundation has funded Space Camp® scholarships. ... 
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07/14/14Northrop Grumman Breaks Ground on New Space Assembly and Test Facility
LINTHICUM, Md., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) officially broke ground on a new $20 million Maryland Space Assembly and Test (M-SAT) facility on the back of its Baltimore campus adjacent to Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26478 In attendance at the groundbreaking event were U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin and U.S. Reps.... 
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07/11/14Northrop Grumman Names Mark A. Caylor, Stephen C. Movius to New Leadership Positions
FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that it has named Mark A. Caylor, corporate vice president, president of Enterprise Services and chief strategy officer, and Stephen C. Movius, corporate vice president and treasurer. Caylor's position is effective immediately and he will continue to report to Wes Bush, chairman, chief executive officer and president. Movius' position is effective Aug. 1 and he continues to report to James F... 
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07/11/14Northrop Grumman's Salt Lake City Facility Names Winners in Sixth Annual Engineering Scholars Competition
SALT LAKE CITY, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Salt Lake City facility has announced the two winners of its sixth annual Engineering Scholars program, which will provide $20,000 in college scholarships this fall to high school seniors in the Greater Salt Lake City area interested in studying engineering, computer science, physics or math. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26... 
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07/09/14Northrop Grumman Hosts Tenth Annual Engineering Competition and Awards Dinner for the High School Involvement Partnership Mentoring Program
AZUSA, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Azusa campus recently concluded its year-end activities for the company's High School Involvement Partnership (HIP) program with its tenth annual engineering competition and an awards dinner. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26400. The Northrop Grumman HIP program is designed to encourage students interested in the science, te... 
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07/08/14Northrop Grumman to Break Ground on New Maryland Space Assembly and Test (M-SAT) Facility
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is investing $20 million to construct a new 25,000 square foot facility to handle space payload integration programs. Construction begins this month and will be completed by a Maryland-based construction company during the summer of 2015. The building will house up to 80 engineers and technicians working on space systems assembly, integration and test. U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin and U.S. Reps. C. A. Dutch Ruppersberger and John Sarbanes will attend the gr... 
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07/08/14Global Hawk Takes Part in NATO Exercise to Evaluate Joint Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Capability
LONDON, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has participated in Unified Vision 2014 (UV14), NATO's largest trial of Joint Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (JISR) capability aimed at demonstrating and evaluating the Alliance's ability to coordinate and deploy crucial Allied ISR systems. During the 10-day trial, U.S. European Command, in close coordination with and in support of NATO flew the high altitude long endurance unmanned aerial system (... 
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07/08/14Northrop Grumman, ATK Complete Testing of Backplane for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
ATK's delivery of the completed backplane support structure to Northrop Grumman marks a critical path program milestone REDONDO BEACH, Calif., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and teammate ATK (NYSE: ATK) have completed static testing of the primary mirror backplane support structure (PMBSS), moving NASA's James Webb Space Telescope one step closer to its 2018 launch. The structure was delivered to Northrop Grumman's facilities in Redondo Beach, completing... 
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07/07/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Patrick Neary, Brett Amidon to Vice President Positions in Engineering and Global Product Development
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the promotion of two executives to vice president positions within the Aerospace Systems sector's engineering and global product development organization. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26335. Patrick Neary has been appointed vice president of engineering for the sector's unmanned systems programs. Near... 
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07/03/14Seattle Seahawk, Palmdale Native DeShawn Shead Visits Northrop Grumman's Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence
PALMDALE, Calif., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle Seahawk football player DeShawn Shead spoke to intern students, military personnel and employees about the value of top performance during a visit to Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Palmdale Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26308 Shead was part of the Seahawks' 43-8 victory over the Denver Broncos in Sup... 
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07/03/14Northrop Grumman Receives LRQA Certification for Lake Charles Maintenance and Modification Center
AS9110 certification from Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance Ltd. confirms the successful implementation of a new aerospace quality management system HERNDON, Va., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman's (NYSE: NOC) Lake Charles Maintenance and Modification Center has received AS9110 certification from Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance Ltd. (LRQA). The certification confirms the facility's ability to perform maintenance, repair and overhaul work to the aerospace industry's highest st... 
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07/01/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Four Vice Presidents to New Roles Within its Information Systems Sector
MCLEAN, Va., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) today announced the appointment of four vice presidents within the company's Information Systems sector. Effective April 29, Bobby Lentz was named sector vice president, Strategy. The appointments of Tom Afferton, vice president, Operations, Civil division; Jay Grove, vice president, Business Development, Communications division; and Michael King, vice president, Business Development, Civil division, were effectiv... 
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07/01/14Northrop Grumman Builds 50,000th Tactical Gyroscope
SALT LAKE CITY, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has produced its 50,000th G-2000 gyroscope, the world's smallest tactical grade, dynamically-tuned gyroscope in production, which is used for both military and commercial purposes. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26251. The G-2000 senses rate orientation for stabilization and targeting applications. Since 1992, Northrop Grumma... 
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07/01/14Northrop Grumman Announces Webcast, Conference Call of Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
- Northrop Grumman Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results to be Webcast Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Noon Eastern time FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will announce its second quarter 2014 financial results Wednesday, July 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 second qu... 
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06/30/14Northrop Grumman Receives $3.6 Billion Multiyear Contract for 25 E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Aircraft
FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a $3.6 billion fixed price, incentive fee multiyear contract to deliver 25 new E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft, bringing the total number of aircraft on contract to 50. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26236 Developed and produced by Northrop Grumman, the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye is the world's only a... 
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06/30/14Reminder: Northrop Grumman's 2014 'America Day' to Feature Army Acquisition Executive, Local Congresswoman
What: Northrop Grumman is celebrating the 23rd anniversary of its "America Day," a celebration of our nation's birthday combined with an employee appreciation event, at its Rolling Meadows, Illinois, facility.   As part of the annual celebration, military personnel and local elected officials will attend and address company employees. Honored guests and speakers will include the Honorable Heidi Shyu, assistant secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology; Congressw... 
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06/27/14Northrop Grumman Earns Three Awards for Industrial Security Excellence
Facilities in California, Rhode Island and Virginia recognized with Cogswell Award FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Defense's Defense Security Service (DSS) has presented its 2014 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Awards to Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) facilities in Middletown, Rhode Island; McClellan Park, California; and Charlottesville. The three Northrop Grumman honorees are among 40 facilities selected t... 
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06/27/14Northrop Grumman's 2014 'America Day' to Feature Army Acquisition Executive, Local Congresswoman
What: Northrop Grumman is celebrating the 23rd anniversary of its "America Day," a celebration of our nation's birthday combined with an employee appreciation event, at its Rolling Meadows, Illinois, facility.   As part of the annual celebration, military personnel and local elected officials will attend and address company employees. Honored guests and speakers will include the Honorable Heidi Shyu, assistant secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology; Congressw... 
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06/25/14Northrop Grumman Offers Newest Cockpit Technology for Multiple Platforms
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is incorporating the newest cockpit technology and open architecture design in both fixed- and rotary-wing platforms. The cornerstones of Northrop Grumman's integrated, open system are mature and proven technology, as well as a partitioned software architecture that minimizes life cycle cost while enabling easy capability upgrades well into the future. "By incorporating the latest open architec... 
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06/25/14Northrop Grumman Honors Midshipman with the Navigator of the Year Award
ANNAPOLIS, Md., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently presented the 2014 Elmer A. Sperry Junior Navigator of the Year Award for 2014 to Midshipman Robert Francisco Yerkes-Medina in ceremonies at the U.S. Naval Academy. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26162. The award recognizes a member of the graduating class who has demonstrated outstanding navigation skills and know... 
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06/25/14Northrop Grumman's Salt Lake City Facility Hosts Fifth Annual Mentoring and Scholarship Program for High School Students
SALT LAKE CITY, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently sponsored an engineering and design project demonstration and competition for eight area high school students at its Salt Lake City facility to conclude this year's High School Involvement Partnership (HIP) mentoring and scholarship program. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26151. The HIP program assists high school s... 
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06/24/14AEHF-3 Protected Communications Payload, Built by Northrop Grumman, Completes On Orbit Testing Ahead of Schedule
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The protected communications payload built by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) for the U.S. Air Force's third Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite has completed on orbit testing ahead of schedule without any discrepancies, matching the high performance levels of others the company has provided. Launched Sept. 18, 2013, aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket, AEHF-3 reached its final position in geostationary ... 
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06/24/14Northrop Grumman's Woodland Hills Facility Selects Winners in Seventh Annual Engineering Scholars Competition
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Woodland Hills facility has announced the two winners of its seventh annual Engineering Scholars program, which will provide $20,000 in college scholarships to high school seniors in the greater San Fernando Valley area interested in studying engineering, computer science, physics or math. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgi... 
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06/23/14Media Invited to Celebrate 25th Anniversary of B-2 Bomber First Flight
B-2 program "family reunion" to feature re-enactment of first flight PALMDALE, Calif. What: Members of the electronic and print media are invited to Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) facility in Palmdale, California, to cover a gathering of the extended B-2 "family" as they celebrate the 25th anniversary of first flight of the U.S. Air Force's B-2 Spirit stealth bomber.  First flight occurred on July 17, 1989. When: Thur... 
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06/23/14Northrop Grumman to Participate in North Dakota UAS Summit 2014
GRAND FORKS, N.D., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is proud to bring innovative programs in unmanned systems, education and research to North Dakota. To highlight some of these programs, the company will exhibit a wide range of unmanned systems, security capabilities and precision agriculture solutions at North Dakota's eighth annual Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Summit. The 2014 UAS Summit will take place June 24-26 at the Alerus Center in Grand For... 
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06/22/14Northrop Grumman Directs Target Engagement in Successful Missile Defense Intercept Test
Company capability coordinates all sensor information and orchestrates GMD elements HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) advanced battle management and launch control capabilities successfully performed in today's intercept test of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system. Northrop Grumman is a strategic partner of The Boeing Company for the GMD program that provides the nation's only defense against long-range ballistic missiles. ... 
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06/19/14Northrop Grumman Awards Engineering Scholarships To a Pair of Graduating San Gabriel Valley-Area Students
Each scholarship award is valued at up to $10,000 over four years AZUSA, Calif., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Azusa facility has announced the two winners of its annual Engineering Scholars competition, which will provide $20,000 in scholarships this fall for graduating San Gabriel Valley-area high school seniors planning to pursue a career in engineering, computer science, physics or math. A photo accompanying this release is available at: ht... 
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06/19/14Northrop Grumman Awards Grants to Local Teachers in Support of STEM Education Initiatives
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently awarded $8,400 in grants to Chicago-area schools in support of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) educational initiatives. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26015. Through the company's National Engineers Week STEM Grants program, Northrop Grumman provided 28 individual grants of $300 to te... 
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06/18/14Northrop Grumman Calls for Robust Partnerships to Combat Growing Cyber Threat
Company announces plans to extend US-based youth cyber education programme to UK LONDON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) called for more robust global partnerships to provide a collective defence against increasingly sophisticated cyber-attacks in a keynote address yesterday by Kathy Warden, corporate vice president and president, Northrop Grumman Information Systems, during Information Assurance 2014 (IA14), the U.K. government's flagship event for cybe... 
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06/18/14Northrop Grumman Receives 2014 Outstanding Corporate Citizenship Award from Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce
Named Outstanding Corporate Citizen of the Year in large business category FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) was recognized Tuesday by the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce as the "Outstanding Corporate Citizen of the Year" in the large business category. The award was presented at the Chamber's Annual Chairman's Luncheon, along with other corporate citizenship awards. The Corporate Citizen award honors companies for outstanding c... 
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06/18/14Northrop Grumman Receives $238 Million Contract Modification for LAIRCM Missile Defense System
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $238 million modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide hardware and support for the Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasure (LAIRCM) system. Critical to the safe return of troops abroad, LAIRCM automatically detects a missile launch, determines if it is a threat and activates a high-intensity laser-based countermeasure system... 
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06/17/14Northrop Grumman Grants Promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education in Los Angeles Area Schools
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has awarded grants worth $4,500 to support science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) educational programs in San Fernando Valley area schools. Northrop Grumman awarded 15 individual grants of $300 each to teachers in local elementary, middle and high schools to fund projects that promote STEM education and awareness. Any public or charter school with an open enrollment policy in the ... 
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06/17/14Media Invited to Attend Northrop Grumman's Maryland STEM Scholars Awards Dinner Recognizing Engineering Scholars and High School Involvement Partnership Programs
Company to award a half million dollars in engineering-related college scholarships BALTIMORE, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Linthicum, Md.-based Electronic Systems sector is hosting its second Maryland STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) Scholars Awards Dinner to salute this year's statewide recipients of Northrop Grumman Engineering Scholars awards and the students and mentors participating in the company's High School Involve... 
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06/17/14Northrop Grumman Announces Significant Achievements in Diversity and Inclusion, Environmental Sustainability and STEM
Company releases 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) released its 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report (CRR), a comprehensive publication that highlights the company's ongoing commitment to corporate responsibility including environment sustainability; support for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education; community service; and diversity and inclusion. It is the seventh year t... 
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06/17/14Northrop Grumman, US Navy Increase MQ-8B Fire Scout's Visual Reach with a Modernized Radar
Integrating advanced radar onto the MQ-8B Fire Scout SAN DIEGO, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Navy demonstrated a new multimode maritime surveillance radar on the MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopter that will drastically enhance long-range imaging and search capabilities for Navy commanders. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http:/... 
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06/16/14Northrop Grumman Names Kevin A. Bell Corporate Lead Executive for Dayton, Ohio
DAYTON, Ohio, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that it has appointed Kevin A. Bell corporate lead executive for company business in Dayton. Bell reports to Timothy C. Jones, vice president, aviation and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25908. "I am pleased to welcome Kevin as our new lead executive in Dayton," s... 
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06/16/14Northrop Grumman's Woodland Hills Facility Hosts Ninth Annual Mentoring and Scholarship Program for High School Students
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently sponsored a student project demonstration and competition at its Woodland Hills facility to conclude this year's High School Involvement Partnership (HIP) mentoring and scholarship program. Photos accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25936. The HIP program assists high school students with career awareness and development... 
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06/12/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Lisa R. Davis Vice President of Communications For Its Electronic Systems Sector
FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that Lisa R. Davis has been appointed vice president, Communications for the Electronic Systems sector, effective June 18. She will report to Darryl M. Fraser, corporate vice president, Communications. Davis replaces Katie Lamb-Heinz, who is retiring from the company.   A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25889 ... 
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06/11/14Northrop Grumman Receives Funding for Electronic Warfare Systems for U.S. Army, Navy
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has received funding to produce pre-production units of the APR-39D(V)2 radar warning receiver (RWR)/electronic warfare management system (EWMS). Under terms of the joint services contract with the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy, Northrop Grumman will produce 18 APR-39D(V)2 units. Delivery is anticipated in late 2014 to begin hardware-software and platform integration testing in 2015.  The Northrop Gr... 
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06/11/14Northrop Grumman, US Navy Conduct Successful Simultaneous Manned, Unmanned Helicopter Flight Tests Aboard the Littoral Combat Ship
MH-60R Sea Hawk pilots can now count on increased surveillance with MQ-8B Fire Scout by their side SAN DIEGO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Navy successfully flew the unmanned MQ-8B Fire Scout simultaneously with the MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter for the first time. The capability demonstrates how a mix of aircraft can increase a ship commander's intelligence-gathering capabilities aboard the Littoral Combat Ship. A photo accompanying t... 
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06/10/14Northrop Grumman Wins Joint Force Development Support Services Contract
SUFFOLK, Va., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Naval Supply Fleet Logistics Center has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) as one of the seven prime contractors to continue providing logistics, intelligence, and technology support to the Joint Staff J7 Directorate for Joint Force Development (JFD) in Suffolk. The multiple-award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract has a potential value of $877 million over five years, if all options are exercised. The mission of... 
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06/10/14Northrop Grumman to Supply Navigation System for South Korea's GEO-KOMPSAT-2 Satellites
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract from the Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) to provide space inertial reference systems for the GEO-KOMPSAT-2 space satellite program. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25838 Under a firm-fixed-price contract worth nearly $9 million, Northrop Grumman is providing its Scalable Space ... 
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06/09/14Global Hawk Again Recognized for Exemplary Sustainment Excellence
SAN DIEGO, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, the U.S. Air Force awarded the prestigious Dr. James G. Roche Sustainment Excellence Award for superior performance in aircraft maintenance and logistics readiness to the U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk high altitude, long endurance unmanned aircraft program produced by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC). The Sustainment Excellence Award is named for Dr. James G. Roche, the 20th Secretary of the Air Force. He served... 
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06/09/14Northrop Grumman Grants Promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education in Salt Lake City Area Schools
SALT LAKE CITY, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has awarded grants worth $1,800 to support science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) educational programs in Salt Lake City metropolitan area schools. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25802. Northrop Grumman awarded six individual grants of $300 each to teachers in local elementary and middle schools to fund proje... 
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06/09/14US Missile Defense Agency, Northrop Grumman Conduct Wargame to Improve Understanding of Ballistic Missile Defense Complexity
Future scenario executed for annual forum participants during multiday event MCLEAN, Va., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) have successfully completed multiple sessions of a missile defense wargame for the second annual Ronald Reagan Missile Defense Forum recently concluded at Fort Belvoir. Wargames are often used to demonstrate future ballistic missile defense system (BMDS) capabilities to the warfighting com... 
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06/05/14Northrop Grumman Delivers 150th Center Fuselage for F-35 Lightning II
Increased efficiencies allow company to steadily increase rate of production. PALMDALE, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has marked another significant production milestone for the F-35 Lightning II program by delivering its 150th center fuselage to F-35 prime contractor Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT). The center fuselage is the core structure around which the aircraft is built. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globe... 
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06/05/14Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract to Develop Miniaturized Inertial Navigation System for DARPA
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center to develop a miniaturized navigation grade inertial system for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). DARPA's Chip-Scale Combinatorial Atomic Navigator (C-SCAN) program aims to integrate micro-electro-mechanical system (MEMS) and atomic inertial guidance technologies into ... 
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06/03/14Northrop Grumman Introduces High Power GaN Amplifiers for Ka-band Satellite Communication Terminals
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A pioneer in the design and fabrication of advanced semiconductors, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has introduced two new high power gallium nitride (GaN) monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC) power amplifiers for Ka-band satellite communication terminals and point-to-point digital communication links. The APN228 and APN229 power amplifiers were developed with the company's proprietary GaN high-electron mobility transist... 
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06/03/14Northrop Grumman Names 24 Maryland Winners in 12th Annual Engineering Scholars Competition
Students from 23 counties and the city of Baltimore will each receive $10,000 BALTIMORE, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the 24 winners of its 12th annual Engineering Scholars program, which will provide $240,000 in college scholarships to high school seniors across Maryland interested in studying engineering, computer science, physics or math. "Northrop Grumman is pleased to once again sponsor this unique engineering scholarship compet... 
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06/02/14US Air Force Selects Northrop Grumman for Combatant and Strategic Command Collaboration System
Web-enabled, net-centric environment allows contingency and crisis action planning MCLEAN, Va., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) to enhance and maintain the Global Adaptive Planning Collaborative Information Environment (GAP CIE) software system with a five year, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract valued at up to $98 million. GAP CIE offers a web-enabled, net-centric environment for contingency and crisi... 
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05/29/14Northrop Grumman Positions Global Logistics Capabilities for International Growth
WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) logistics experts met at the National Press Club May 28 to discuss how the company supports international operations including the Pacific Rim. The briefing detailed how Northrop Grumman is leveraging its more than 80 years of expertise in logistics to provide innovative, affordable solutions that enhance effectiveness over the total life cycle of the systems. A photo accompanying this news release is available at http... 
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05/29/14Northrop Grumman Receives Award for Developing Robinwood Robotics Program
ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A team of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employees serving as instructors for the Robinwood Robotics Program were selected to receive the Martha Wood Leadership Award by the City of Annapolis. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25631 The award was presented by the City of Annapolis and the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis. Annapolis Mayor Michael Pan... 
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05/28/14Northrop Grumman Begins Sampling New Compact Indium Phosphide Ultra-Low-Noise Amplifiers for Commercial, Military Use
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A pioneer in the design and fabrication of advanced semiconductors, Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has developed two high performance Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuit (MMIC) broadband ultra-low-noise amplifiers (LNA) that are in production for immediate delivery. The cost-effective indium phosphide (InP) high electron mobility transistor (HEMT) LNAs are for use in E-band and W-band commercial, civil and military applicatio... 
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05/28/14Unmanned Aircraft Series Sets Record for Mission Hours Flown in One Week
Flight record is more than 50 percent above those recorded for Global Hawk in 2013 SAN DIEGO, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) High Altitude Long Endurance (HALE) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) series, which includes the U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk, set a new record for mission hours flown in one week, logging 665 hours flying operational and exercise missions during the week ending Feb. 23. In 2013, Global Hawk flew an average of 433.8 hours a ... 
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05/28/14Northrop Grumman, Diamond Aircraft Collaborating on Intelligence-Gathering Aircraft Systems for Canadian, International Markets
OTTAWA, Ontario, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is collaborating with Diamond Aircraft Industries, Inc., to deliver new intelligence-gathering aircraft capabilities to Canadian and international markets. As part of this effort, Northrop Grumman will establish a presence in Ontario, near Diamond Aircraft's production facility at London International Airport. "Diamond Aircraft has a long history of superior design and manufacturing processes for pro... 
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05/27/14Northrop Grumman Selected to Provide Turbine Generator Units For US Navy's Ohio Replacement Submarine Program
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract by shipbuilder General Dynamics Electric Boat to complete detailed design and subsequent manufacturing, assembly, qualification and delivery of the first turbine generator units for the Ohio Replacement Program (ORP), the U.S. Navy's next-generation ballistic nuclear submarine.  The turbine generators provide all of the submarine's propulsion and other electrical power requi... 
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05/27/14Northrop Grumman Demonstrates Fifth- to Fourth-Generation Aircraft Communications Capabilities During Flight Tests
SAN DIEGO, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has built and demonstrated a unique communications capability for the U.S. Department of Defense that enables fifth-generation aircraft to share information through existing data links with fourth-generation fighters to improve situational awareness and combat effectiveness. The F-22 Raptor and the F-35 Lightning II are the world's only operational fifth-generation stealth aircraft; fourth-generation fighters i... 
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05/23/14Northrop Grumman to Host Global Logistics Media Briefing
WASHINGTON, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) logistics experts will discuss how their programs support Australia and the entire Pacific Rim, the U.S. Army and unmanned systems in a briefing that will also review the global marketplace and the need for more affordability. Today, 70 percent of the cost of a military system is in sustaining and modernizing that product over its entire life cycle while 30 percent is in its research, development and production. The robu... 
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05/22/14Northrop Grumman to Participate in Sanford C. Bernstein 30th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference 2014
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will participate in the Sanford C. Bernstein 30th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference 2014 Wednesday, May 28. Wes Bush, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and Jim Palmer, corporate vice president and chief financial officer, will present beginning at 11 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live at www.northropgrumman.com. Northrop Grumman is a leading global security compa... 
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05/21/14Northrop Grumman, Air Force Complete Successful Critical Design Review of Enhanced Polar System Control and Planning Segment
MCLEAN, Va., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has successfully conducted the critical design review for the Enhanced Polar System (EPS) Control and Planning Segment (CAPS) the week of April 28 and the Military Satellite Communications Systems Directorate (MILSATCOM) exercised the program's development option on April 30. The U.S. Air Force's EPS provides space-enabled, secure communications capabilities to polar users in support of national objectives. ... 
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05/21/14Northrop Grumman Appoints Ben Palmer, Jon Anderson and Simon Cooper to Key Business Development Roles for the UK and Europe Region
LONDON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the following London-based appointments aimed at strengthening its U.K. and Europe business development organisation. Ben Palmer has been appointed director, European Strategy and Business Development. In this new position, he will lead and coordinate all business development activities in the U.K. and Europe including the development and delivery of an integrated strategy for the region. Jon And... 
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05/21/14Three Northrop Grumman-Built Spacecraft Mark On Orbit Anniversaries In 2014 with Continued Achievements, Additional Years of Performance
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two scientific spacecraft and a military communications payload produced by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) are observing major on orbit anniversaries this year as they continue to perform for many additional years beyond their design lives. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25474 Chandra X-ray Observatory: This space telescope recently spotted the lo... 
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05/21/14Northrop Grumman Announces 15 Percent Dividend Increase to $0.70 Per Share
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.70 per share on Northrop Grumman common stock, a 15 percent increase from the prior quarterly dividend of $0.61 per share. This is the 11th consecutive annual increase in Northrop Grumman's quarterly common stock dividend. The dividend is payable June 18, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business June 2, 2014. "Today's divi... 
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05/20/14Northrop Grumman's Charles Volk Honored with Kershner Award for Navigation Industry Achievements
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Charles Volk was recently awarded the Kershner Award at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers/Institute of Navigation's Position Location and Navigation Symposium. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25448 The prestigious Kershner Award was established in honor of Richard B. Kershner, the lead developer o... 
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05/20/14Northrop Grumman Achieves Delivery Milestone for LCR-100 Attitude and Heading Reference System
BERLIN, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has delivered its 5,000th LCR-100 Attitude and Heading Reference System (AHRS), which provides critical flight control and navigation data regarding an aircraft's position, heading and attitude for civil and military rotary- and fixed-wing platforms. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25413. Northrop Grumman products, including the LCR‑... 
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05/16/14Northrop Grumman to Webcast Annual Shareholders Meeting
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will conduct its annual shareholders meeting Wednesday, May 21. The meeting, which includes a presentation by Wes Bush, chairman, chief executive officer and president, will be webcast beginning at 8 a.m. Eastern time at www.northropgrumman.com. An audio replay will be available for two weeks. Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in u... 
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05/16/14Northrop Grumman to Demonstrate Advanced Military and Civil Space Technologies at 30th Space Symposium
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will highlight its expertise in protecting the nation, our allies and advancing space exploration at the 30th Space Symposium. The forum, held May 19-22 at the Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado, invites global leaders to envision the future of space. Northrop Grumman will host the opening ceremony Monday, May 19 at 6 p.m. at the International Center main stage. The company's exhibit -- No. 600 -- ... 
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05/15/14Northrop Grumman, Sandtown Habitat for Humanity to Dedicate New Home
Company to dedicate fifth home in Baltimore City Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will join Sandtown Habitat for Humanity Saturday, May 17, to dedicate a newly-renovated home at 1424 N. Mount St. in Baltimore. The dedication ceremony will begin at noon. More than 100 Northrop Grumman employees, their families and friends volunteered more than 1,400 hours during the past year working with Sandtown Habitat for Humanity. This is the fifth home sponsored by Northrop Grumman in the ... 
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05/14/14Northrop Grumman Delivers Cost-Savings Management Capabilities to Air Mobility Command
HERNDON, Va., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the Air Education and Training Command (AETC) successfully delivered a major Graduate Training Integration Management System (GTIMS) update to the Air Mobility Command (AMC) at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois. This effort enables AMC personnel to expand their use of GTIMS from the current four locations to more than 70 future locations worldwide. "GTIMS offers a centralized approach that reduces the U.S. ... 
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05/13/14Northrop Grumman Receives Special Judge's Award from Orange County Public Schools
Northrop Grumman earns recognition as the industry force behind innovative educational outreach in STEM disciplines APOPKA, Fla., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Laser Systems business unit has received the Partners in Education Special Judge's Award from Orange County Public Schools in Orlando. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25345. Orange County Public Schools is th... 
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05/13/14Northrop Grumman and University of North Dakota Sign Cooperative Agreement to Offer Domestic, Global Pilot Training Using SandShark™
GRAND FORKS, N.D., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks have signed a cooperative agreement to offer unmanned aircraft system (UAS) pilot training to domestic and global customers using SandShark™, a remotely-piloted aircraft (RPA) trainer. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25342.   SandShark™ emulates manually flown RPAs, offerin... 
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05/12/14Northrop Grumman, RMIT University Studying Operation of Unmanned Aircraft in Australia
CANBERRA, Australia, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is collaborating with the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, to study airworthiness requirements for operating unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in Australia. The collaboration involves developing solutions for safely and efficiently operating UAS in all airspace environments with a particular focus on larger systems the size of small commercial jets. "As a producer of large-... 
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05/09/14Northrop Grumman Celebrates Successful First Year of Aviation Support for Saudi Arabian Ministry of National Guard
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) through its joint venture, Vinnell Arabia LLC, has this month successfully completed the first year of aviation support for the Saudi Arabian Ministry of National Guard (MNG). In 2012, Vinnell Arabia began supporting the introduction of rotary wing aviation assets to the MNG with the integration and support of twelve MD530F aircraft. In May 2013, these aircraft were delivered to the heliport, located ... 
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05/08/14Northrop Grumman to Participate in RBC Capital Markets 2014 Aerospace & Defense Investor Day
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will participate in the RBC Capital Markets 2014 Aerospace & Defense Investor Day Thursday, May 15. Jim Palmer, corporate vice president and chief financial officer, will present beginning at 11:20 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live at www.northropgrumman.com. Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned s... 
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05/08/14Northrop Grumman Charlottesville Employees Collect Food for Local Area Food Banks
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 2,000 pounds of food was collected at Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Charlottesville campus for the Blue Ridge Area and Thomas Jefferson Area food banks. The company's 450 Charlottesville employees collected 2,637 individual food items in only two weeks. The donation resulted from Northrop Grumman's first Engineering Week (E-Week) Department Food Drive Challenge, held recently in Charlottesville as a new community serv... 
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05/08/14Northrop Grumman, Yamaha Motor, U.S.A., Collaborate on Unmanned Helicopter System
Rotary Bat incorporates latest autonomous control, intelligence gathering technologies SAN DIEGO, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., have agreed to work together to develop and market an innovative small, unmanned autonomous helicopter system. Photos accompanying this release can be found here: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25227. A YouTube video is available here: http://youtu.be/MzvdWnF... 
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05/08/14Northrop Grumman to Expand Investment in Florida
Company's Melbourne campus poised for growth MELBOURNE, Fla., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today it is making additional new investments in its Melbourne-based Manned Aircraft Design Center of Excellence. Initial plans call for a new 220,000 square foot building and the addition of 300 employees, with the potential for additional jobs and capacity in the future. These investments are part of the company's ongoing effort to improve its st... 
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05/07/14Northrop Grumman to Participate in AUVSI's Unmanned Systems 2014
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will exhibit its range of global defense and security solutions at the world's largest unmanned systems conference and trade show next week. The Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International's Unmanned Systems 2014 will take place May 12-15 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Northrop Grumman's display will include two full-scale unmanned aircraft, interactive screens and ... 
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05/07/14Production Ramps Up on Advanced EHF Fifth, Sixth Payloads With Northrop Grumman's Delivery of 36,000-Plus Integrated Circuits
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 36,000 integrated circuits fabricated by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) for the U.S. Air Force's fifth and sixth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellites are allowing production to ramp up on a broad scale for both payloads. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25201. Each payload contains some 18,000 high-frequency Monolithic Microwave... 
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05/05/14Northrop Grumman's MQ-8C Fire Scout to Undergo Electromagnetic Interference Tests In Prep for Ship-based Flights
U.S. Navy to use unmanned helicopter in operations next year SAN DIEGO, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In preparation for ship-board flights this spring, the Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC)-built MQ-8C Fire Scout will be tested for its ability to operate safely in the intense electromagnetic environment aboard U.S. Navy ships. A photo accompanying this release is available at  http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=25132. The MQ-8C Fire Scout u... 
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05/05/14Northrop Grumman Names Diane M. Balderson Vice President of Contracts and Pricing
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has named Diane M. Balderson, vice president, Contracts and Pricing, reporting to James F. Palmer, corporate vice president and chief financial officer. She will succeed Harry Q.H. Lee, who will retire from Northrop Grumman at the end of 2014. Lee will work with Balderson to ensure a smooth transition. Until his retirement, Lee will continue to have primary responsibility for all contract and pricing matters,... 
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04/30/14Northrop Grumman Foundation and Conservation International Announce Teachers Selected for 2014 ECO Classroom Ecology Field Experience
Instructors from Maryland, California, Colorado and Virginia to spend two weeks in Costa Rica preparing to become better science teachers FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman and Conservation International (CI) today announced the 16 teachers who have been selected to participate in the third ECO Classroom, a unique and innovative professional development program for public middle and high school science teachers. The Northrop Grumman Foundation, in collaboration... 
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04/30/14Defense Information Systems Agency Awards Northrop Grumman $53 Million for Joint Command and Control System
Open systems modernization increases flexibility, bolsters cybersecurity, reduces costs and advances capabilities for joint and coalition operations MCLEAN, Va., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded $53 million to continue modernizing and sustaining the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) command and control (C2) system used to plan, execute and manage joint and multinational military operations. The award is an option exercised on the Global C... 
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04/30/14Northrop Grumman to Showcase Innovative Capabilities and Technology Advances at Army Aviation Association of America Mission Solutions Summit
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will highlight significant advances in developing, producing and modernizing U.S. military systems and related technologies at the Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) Mission Solutions Summit. The event will be held May 4-6 at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Northrop Grumman's booth #902 will also highlight the company's many multifunction/multiplatform... 
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04/29/14Northrop Grumman to Provide Dismounted IED Jammers for US Marine Corps
SAN DIEGO, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Marine Corps has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) to provide electronic jamming backpack systems to counter the threat of roadside improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Under the Counter Radio-controlled IED Electronic Warfare Marine Expeditionary Unit Special Operation Capable, or CREW MEU (SOC), contract, Northrop Grumman will deliver and support five initial production systems for testing. The maximum ceiling for the f... 
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04/24/14Northrop Grumman Ranked 28th on DiversityInc's 2014 Top 50 Companies for Diversity List
Top rated aerospace and defense company; moves up from 29th in 2013 FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been ranked 28th on DiversityInc's annual list for the Top 50 Companies for Diversity. The company moved up one spot in the rankings from 2013 and remained the top rated aerospace and defense company. Northrop Grumman was also named one of the top ten companies for employee resource groups and veterans. To qualify for the list,... 
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04/24/14Northrop Grumman Completes Preliminary Design Review for B-2 Bomber Software Upgrade
New approach promises reduced maintenance costs, increased mission flexibility OKLAHOMA CITY, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has successfully completed a major U.S. Air Force review of a new software upgrade for the B-2 stealth bomber. The upgrade is part of the Air Force's Flexible Strike Phase 1 program. It is the first step in a process that will help increase the jet's mission capabilities and reduce its maintenance costs. Northrop Grumma... 
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04/24/14Northrop Grumman Awarded U.S. Navy Contract for Next-Generation Mission Computer
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a low-rate initial production contract from the U.S. Navy to deliver FlightPro™ Gen III mission computers in support of AH-1Z and UH-1Y Marine Corps helicopters. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24940. Under the $10.6 million contract, Northrop Grumman will provide mission computers for H-1 helicopte... 
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04/23/14Northrop Grumman Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results
- EPS Increase to $2.63 - Sales Total $5.8 Billion - 2014 EPS Guidance Increased to a Range of $8.90 to $9.15 FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) reported first quarter 2014 net earnings increased 18 percent to $579 million, or $2.63 per diluted share, compared to $489 million, or $2.03 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2013. First quarter 2014 earnings include a $51 million, $0.23 per share, t... 
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04/22/14Northrop Grumman, The University of Sydney Announce Partnership
CANBERRA, Australia, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the University of Sydney have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to explore areas of common interest in providing educational, research initiatives and training programs that build local capacity across various sectors in Australia. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=24910. The agreement was signed i... 
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04/22/14Northrop Grumman Sets New Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Goal of 30 Percent by 2020
FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today its commitment to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 30 percent from 2010 levels by 2020, as part of its commemoration of Earth Day.   "Northrop Grumman is dedicated to top performance in environmental sustainability," said Wes Bush, chairman, chief executive officer and president. "This new goal sets the bar significantly higher and inspires us to continue to improve our environ... 
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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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