|05/04/16||Northrop Grumman Foundation 2016 Fab School Labs Contest Now Open for Submissions|
|Starting May 1, public middle schools can enter for a chance to win one of five grants up to $100,000 each to fund a dream technology lab or science classroom
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 4, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Northrop Grumman Foundation is welcoming submissions now through June 17, 2016 for the second year of its Fab School Labs online contest. The school lab makeover contest provides public middle schools with an opportunity to make their ideal state-of-the-art science lab a reality with ... |
|05/04/16||Northrop Grumman Hosts Second Annual Cyber Defense Competition at King Saud University|
|CyberArabia participation doubles as program builds excitement among Saudi students for this critical, in-demand career field
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, May 4, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) in collaboration with King Saud University (KSU) hosted its second annual cyber security competition last week, known as CyberArabia, for students across Saudi universities. The program – part of the company's global commitment to cyber education and workforce development – was ... |
|05/03/16||Northrop Grumman Wins Next Generation Contract for Fraud Solutions at CMS|
|MCLEAN, Va., May 3, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a $91.6m contract by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to provide both technical and business expertise to identify and prevent fraud, waste and abuse of the Medicare trust fund.
This award is a base year contract with four option years. The contract is for the Fraud Prevention System 2.0 (FPS 2.0) which was a recompete of FPS 1.0. With the FPS 1.0 contract, Northrop Grumm... |
|05/02/16||Northrop Grumman Partners for Diplomacy and Global Innovation|
|Partnership with G'Day USA featured Australian and American technology
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., May 2, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has partnered with G'Day USA to create the inaugural Emerging Innovators Xchange conference. The unique, day-long forum featured Australian and American innovators and technologies from across industries. Its goal was to increase public diplomacy and global partnership through innovation.
|05/02/16||Northrop Grumman Named a 2016 Top 50 Company for Diversity by DiversityInc|
|Only aerospace and defense company in the top 50; ranked first in support to people with disabilities, second in veterans support
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 2, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been ranked 31st on DiversityInc's annual list for the Top 50 Companies for Diversity. The company moved up from 35th in 2015 and was the only aerospace and defense company to make the top 50 list. In the DiversityInc specialty lists rankings Northrop Grumman was rated numb... |
|04/28/16||Korean Manufacturers Deliver First Global Hawk Components|
|SEOUL, South Korea, April 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The partnership between Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and the Korean defense industry achieved another milestone in April with the completion of the first two component orders on the Republic of Korea Global Hawk Program.
This spring, Korean Jig and Fixture (KJF) delivered build-to-print aerospace grade precision machine parts for the first Republic of Korea Global Hawk. This comes in addition to the wire harness, which deliver... |
|04/28/16||Northrop Grumman, USC Viterbi School of Engineering Establish Research Institute to Develop Advanced Optical Materials|
|LOS ANGELES, April 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and the University of Southern California (USC) Viterbi School of Engineering have teamed up to establish a new home for advanced research in optical materials and nanophotonic devices.
The new organization – the Northrop Grumman Institute of Nanophotonics and Nanomaterials (NG-ION2) – will be based on the USC campus in Los Angeles. It will bring together research teams from the university and the aerospa... |
|04/27/16||Northrop Grumman Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial Results|
|04/25/16||Northrop Grumman's Thomas E. Vice Recognized by USC Viterbi School of Engineering with Management Award|
|LOS ANGELES, April 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Thomas E. Vice, corporate vice president and president, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, has received the 2016 Daniel J. Epstein Engineering Management Award from the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering.
Yannis C. Yortsos (L), dean of the USC ... |
|04/21/16||Northrop Grumman to Showcase Innovative Solutions for Army Aviation's Future|
|Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) Mission Solutions Summit -- April 28-30, Atlanta
FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will highlight a full range of solutions aimed at providing best-value enhancements and game-changing capabilities during the Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) Mission Solutions Summit. The event will be held April 28-30 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.
Northrop Grumman's booth 938... |
|04/18/16||US Army Uses Northrop Grumman-Built System to Destroy Multiple Targets in Air and Missile Defense Test|
|Ground-breaking integrated battle command system proves "any-sensor, best-shooter" capability in successful flight test
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., April 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. Army soldiers have executed a successful dual engagement flight test of the Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC)-developed Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) Battle Command System (IBCS) to identify, track, engage and defeat ballistic and cruise missile targets.
A video accompanying this release is availab... |
|04/14/16||Northrop Grumman Awards Scholarships to CyberPatriot VIII Winners|
|MCLEAN, Va., April 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) awarded $50,500 in scholarships last night to high school students on the winning teams of the CyberPatriot VIII National Finals Competition.
Students and their coaches from Team Netrunners, Centurion Battalion, Winter Park, Florida, (U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps) earned the ti... |
|04/12/16||University of Massachusetts Lowell PICTURE-B Mission Completed|
|Scientific mission used Northrop Grumman-built primary mirror to study nearby stars from a sounding rocket.
DEVENS, Mass., April 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Designed to significantly advance the science and technology supporting exoplanet research, the PICTURE-B mission of the Lowell Center for Space Science and Technology at the University of Massachusetts Lowell successfully launched and returned to Earth on Nov. 25, 2015 from NASA's White Sands, New Mexico Test Facility.
Using a primary... |
|04/07/16||Northrop Grumman Announces Webcast, Conference Call of First Quarter 2016 Financial Results|
|First Quarter 2016 financial results, webcast and conference call scheduled for Wednesday, April 27, 2016
FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 7, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced today that its first quarter 2016 financial results will be posted on its investor relations website April 27, 2016. Prior to the market opening, and after the filing of the earnings release on Form 8-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the company will issue an advisory re... |
|04/07/16||Northrop Grumman Demonstrates Global Commitment to Building Tomorrow's Cyber Workforce|
|Company hosts three international youth cyber defense competitions and national-level workforce discussion to elevate dialogue about critical talent gap
BALTIMORE, April 7, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and the Northrop Grumman Foundation will sponsor cyber defense competitions this month in the U.S., Middle East and Europe demonstrating the company's global commitment to cyber education and workforce development and the importance of inspiring tomorrow's yout... |
|04/06/16||Northrop Grumman Responds to GPS III Space Vehicle Alternatives Program|
|US Air Force request portends new era in GPS resiliency and affordability
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., April 6, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has submitted an innovative proposal to the United States Air Force for the next-generation Global Positioning System (GPS) III program. The Air Force is looking to update the GPS system, which has been delivering precise global position, navigation and timing services worldwide for more than two decades.
Northrop Grumman'... |
|03/31/16||Northrop Grumman Foundation Seeks to Inspire the Next Generation of STEM Innovators with 2016 Fab School Labs Makeover Contest|
|Year two of online contest invites public middle schools to realize their vision for a dream technology lab or science classroom
FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Northrop Grumman Foundation today announced it is launching its online contest, Fab School Labs, to encourage today's children to become tomorrow's innovators by creating science classrooms and technology labs that inspire. Now in its second year, the classroom makeover contest is open to public middle schools ... |
|03/30/16||Northrop Grumman Australia, HTC Corporation Collaborate to Develop Secure Smartphone Solutions|
|CANBERRA, Australia, March 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman M5 Network Security, an Australian subsidiary of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC), has announced an agreement with HTC Corporation, a global innovator in smart mobile devices and technology.
With corporate, critical infrastructure and government organisations concerned about the increasingly hostile cybersecurity environment, the collaboration between Northrop Grumman and HTC will bring together market-leading ca... |
|03/28/16||Northrop Grumman Receives Three Awards at 2016 National Society of Black Engineers Conference|
|Employee Gloria Pualani honored for diversity and inclusion commitment in company's supplier program
FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) received the Gene Washington Champion of Champion's Award; the Chairman's Award; and the Summer Engineering Experience for Kids (SEEK) program award, at the 42nd annual National Society of Black Engineer's (NSBE) conference held this weekend in Boston. Gloria Pualani, Northrop Grumman director of socio-... |
|03/21/16||Northrop Grumman Employees Honored by the Engineers' Council for Accomplishments|
|LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) engineers were recognized for their significant engineering contributions during the 61st annual Engineers' Council honors and awards banquets held during National Engineers Week in late February in Universal City and in Palm Beach, Florida.
Stuart Linsky (left), vice preside... |
|03/18/16||Northrop Grumman Named Service Provider of the Year by Disaster Recovery Institute International|
|MCLEAN, Va., March 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) received the Service Provider of the Year award from Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRI) last week. The company was honored for its outstanding work in the field of service continuity for state agencies across the Commonwealth of Virginia.
The award was presented at the DRI2016 conference in Atlanta. These awards recognize individuals and organizations who have achieved excellence in the field... |
|03/17/16||Northrop Grumman Elects Ann Marie Fudge to its Board of Directors|
|FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced it has elected Ann Marie Fudge, former chairman and chief executive officer of Young & Rubicam Brands at WPP Group PLC, to its board of directors. The addition of Fudge increases Northrop Grumman's board of directors to 13 members, 12 of whom are independent directors.
|03/15/16||Northrop Grumman's David E. Lee Receives an Asian-American Engineer of the Year Award|
|NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., March 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) employee David E. Lee, received an Asian-American Engineer of the Year of the Award at the 15th annual Asian-American Engineer of the Year (AAEOY) award ceremony, held this weekend in New Brunswick, New Jersey. The AAEOY Awards recognize outstanding Asian-American professionals for their leadership, technical achievements and public service in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathema... |
|03/15/16||Northrop Grumman Highlights Defense Capabilities at AUSA Global Force Symposium|
|HUNTSVILLE, Ala., March 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is showcasing key defense capabilities during the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Global Force Symposium, taking place March 15-17 at the Von Braun Center.
The symposium theme is "Building Readiness for Today and Tomorrow." To access the Northrop Grumman show press kit, go to: http://www.northropgrumman.com/MediaResources/MediaKits/AUSAGlobalForce/Pages/default.aspx
"The AUSA Global ... |
|03/14/16||Northrop Grumman to Develop Navigation-Grade MEMS Inertial Sensor|
|WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., March 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been selected by the Microsystems Technology Office of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop a next-generation navigation-grade inertial measurement unit (IMU) based on advanced microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology. The IMU is expected to enable navigation by sensing acceleration and angular motion, providing data outputs used by vehicle control systems fo... |
|03/08/16||Northrop Grumman to Expand Communications System Capability at World's Busiest Airport, UAE|
|LONDON, March 8, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced that its U.K.-based subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems, is expanding the capability of the air traffic control (ATC) communication systems at Dubai International (DXB), the world's busiest international airport, and Dubai World Central (DWC) airport, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Under the terms of the contract awarded to Bayanat Engineering UAE, Dubai Air Navigation Services (DANS) will rece... |
|03/07/16||Northrop Grumman Foundation Recognizes Top Teams Advancing to CyberPatriot VIII National Finals Competition|
|After four challenging online rounds - the field narrows from a record 3,379 teams to the top 28 high-school and middle-school teams vying for scholarship money and national recognition
FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 7, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Northrop Grumman Foundation, presenting sponsor for CyberPatriot VIII, congratulates the top 25 high school and three middle school teams advancing to the national finals competition in Baltimore, April 12.
This year's finalists represent schools and o... |
|03/07/16||Northrop Grumman's Navigation System Contributes to Successful Test Flights of the nEUROn Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle Demonstrator|
|FREIBURG, Germany, March 7, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC), in cooperation with Saab Aerosystems, has provided the Attitude and Heading Reference System (AHRS) for the nEUROn unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) demonstrator, which recently conducted more than 100 test flights in France, Italy and Sweden.
Northrop Grumman's subsidiary in Germany, Northrop Grumman LITEF, supplied the fibre-optic, gyro-compassing LCR-100 AHRS for the European nEUROn UCAV demonst... |
|02/26/16||Northrop Grumman Highlights Innovative Technologies that Advance Health IT at HIMSS Annual Conference|
|LAS VEGAS, Feb. 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will feature innovative technologies and systems that advance the future of health at the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) 2016 Annual Conference and Exposition.
HIMSS will be held Feb. 29 – March 4 at the Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas. Northrop Grumman's demonstrations in booth #2429 will focus on the theme of "Improving Healthcare, Health Security and Health Outcomes" and include th... |
|02/25/16||Northrop Grumman Successfully Demonstrates Flexible Solution to Utilize Legacy and Future Sensors on RQ-4 Global Hawk|
|SAN DIEGO, Feb. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) successfully flew a SYERS-2 intelligence gathering sensor on an RQ-4 Global Hawk high altitude long endurance unmanned aircraft system (UAS), marking the first time the legacy U.S. Air Force sensor has been demonstrated on a high altitude unmanned aircraft.
With the success of the SYERS-2 flight, Northrop Grumman plans to fly an Optical Bar Camera (OBC) sensor and an MS-177 multi-spectral sensor later in the... |
|02/22/16||Northrop Grumman's Chris Jones Named 2016 Black Engineer of the Year|
|Monique Smith receives Industry Community Service award
WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Christopher T. Jones, corporate vice president and president, Northrop Grumman Technology Services, was named the 2016 Black Engineer of the Year at the 30th annual Black Engineer of the Year Award (BEYA) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Global Competitiveness Conference held this weekend in Philadelphia.
|02/22/16||Northrop Grumman Celebrates Engineers Week|
|Company's Engineers Align for Innovation Activities, STEM Events and Community Outreach in Operating Markets Across the Nation
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) employees will come together this week, Feb. 22-27, for community outreach and innovation activities in celebration of Engineers Week. Northrop Grumman is a longtime supporter of the annual weeklong national event, which celebrates engineering with kids, educators and parents an... |
|02/19/16||Northrop Grumman Announces Finalists for 2016 CyberCenturion Competition|
|STEM Initiative Aims to Find UK's Best Young Cyber Talent
LONDON, Feb. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has announced the ten teams who have qualified for the CyberCenturion National Finals, to be held on April 26 at The National Museum of Computing, Bletchley Park. The teams have competed in three gruelling rounds of intense online cyber battles over the past four months to reach this stage of the competition.
Now in its second year, CyberCenturion is th... |
|02/19/16||Northrop Grumman Offers Public Unprecedented Access to James Webb Space Telescope|
|REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Feb. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The public is invited to witness remarkable never before seen views of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope in the new Discovery Channel documentary film "TELESCOPE," by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Nathaniel Kahn. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) provided Kahn with behind the scenes access to its Space Park facility in Redondo Beach, where a substantial amount of the design, engineering, assembly and testing of the Webb telescope is taki... |
|02/16/16||Northrop Grumman Board Declares Quarterly Dividend|
|FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The board of directors of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.80 per share on Northrop Grumman common stock, payable March 16, 2016, to shareholders of record as of the close of business Feb. 29, 2016.
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercia... |
|02/16/16||GAO Denies Protest, Northrop Grumman to Get Back to Work on America's New Bomber|
|FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The following is a statement by Randy Belote, vice president of strategic communications for Northrop Grumman Corporation:
Northrop Grumman is pleased that the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) has denied Boeing's protest and reaffirmed the Air Force's decision to award Northrop Grumman the Long-Range Strike Bomber (LRS-B) contract. This confirms that the U.S. Air Force conducted an extraordinarily thorough selection process and ... |
|02/16/16||MQ-4C Triton UAS Completes Operational Assessment|
|NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md., Feb. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) built for the U.S. Navy by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has successfully completed Operational Assessment (OA). Pending final data analysis, the completion of this milestone signals the maturity of the system and paves the way for a positive Milestone C decision. Milestone C will transition Triton into low rate initial production.
|02/15/16||Northrop Grumman Showcases Integrated SeaPower Capabilities Across All Domains at WEST 2016|
|Company highlights full-spectrum cyber and situational awareness, bio-intelligence, unmanned systems, and integrated air and missile defense capabilities at booth #1503
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is highlighting key maritime defense capabilities during WEST 2016, a naval conference and exposition co-sponsored by AFCEA International and the U.S. Naval Institute, taking place Feb. 17 – 19 at the San Diego Convention Center.
This year's... |
|02/15/16||Northrop Grumman and Partners Complete Critical Design Review of UH-60V BLACK HAWK|
|WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Feb. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC), in partnership with the U.S. Army, Prototype Integration Facility, and prime contractor Redstone Defense Systems, has successfully conducted the Critical Design Review of the UH-60V BLACK HAWK program.
Under a contract awarded in the third quarter of 2014, Northrop Grumman is supplying a mission equipment package for a digital cockpit upgrade of the U.S. Army's UH-60L BLACK HAWK helicopters. Th... |
|02/15/16||Northrop Grumman Donates Software to Support the U.S. Naval Academy and Honors Midshipman|
|CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Feb. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) recently donated $3,172,500 worth of training software to the Naval Academy Foundation for use at the U.S. Naval Academy, continuing the company's commitment to the educational and professional development of future Navy and Marine Corps officers.
Then-Midshipman Firs... |
|02/12/16||Northrop Grumman to Participate in Barclays Industrial Select Conference 2016|
|FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will participate in the Barclays Industrial Select Conference 2016 on Wednesday, Feb. 17. Ken Bedingfield, corporate vice president and chief financial officer and Steve Movius, corporate vice president and treasurer, will present beginning at 2:25 p.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live at www.northropgrumman.com.
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innov... |
|02/10/16||Northrop Grumman Demonstrates Continued Progress With its Integrated Topside Advance Development Model|
|LINTHICUM, Md., Feb. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has successfully demonstrated the ability to conduct simultaneous multi-function military missions as part of its ongoing involvement in the Office of Naval Research (ONR) Integrated Topside (InTop) program.
In the demonstrations, conducted in October and November at the Naval Research Labs Chesapeake Bay Detachment facility, electronic warfare, information operations, and communications missions were c... |
|02/10/16||STEM Teacher Training in a Tropical Forest: US Science Teachers Invited to Apply for the 2016 ECO Classroom Trip to Costa Rica|
|Northrop Grumman Foundation and Conservation International call for applications from science teachers for the fifth annual ECO Classroom professional development program
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In their continuing effort to help teachers develop the next generation of scientists, the Northrop Grumman Foundation and Conservation International (CI) announced that applications for the 2016 ECO Classroom experience are now being accepted through April 8, 2016. Four tea... |
|02/09/16||Northrop Grumman Highlights Global Security Capabilities at Singapore Airshow|
|SINGAPORE, Feb. 9, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will highlight its broad range of global security capabilities at the Singapore Airshow, Asia's largest aerospace and defence event. The biennial event is Feb. 16-21 at the Changi Exhibition Centre, near Changi Airport. Northrop Grumman's Chalet is No. CD01.
"The Asia Pacific region is extremely important to Northrop Grumman, particularly as we broaden our global focus," said Brian Kim, chief executive, North... |
|02/08/16||Northrop Grumman's BACN Completes 100,000 Combat Flight Hours|
|SAN DIEGO, Feb. 8, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN), developed by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) for the U.S. Air Force, achieved 100,000 combat operational flight hours Jan. 30, 2016 providing critical communications capabilities to warfighters.
BACN is a high-altitude, airborne communications gateway that translates and distributes imagery, video, voice and data, often from disparate elements, enhancing situational awareness, communicati... |
|02/05/16||NASA Global Hawk Studies Severe El Nino Weather over the Pacific Ocean|
|SAN DIEGO, Feb. 5, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASA Global Hawk will conduct several missions to collect detailed data over the Pacific Ocean from complex El Niño weather patterns resulting from variations in ocean temperatures across the equator.
The NASA Global Hawk unmanned aircraft will help scientists discover how El Nino affects weather patterns.
|02/02/16||Northrop Grumman Celebrates Major Milestones on One-Year Anniversary of First SABR Delivery|
|With Delivery of the First Production Units Later this Year, the APG-83 Provides F-16s with 5th Generation Fighter Radar Capabilities
BALTIMORE, Feb. 2, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is celebrating the beginning of APG-83 Scalable Agile Beam Radar (SABR) flight testing on the F-16V and the one-year anniversary of the first radar delivery for the F-16 Radar Modernization Program (RMP).
SABR, an active electronically-scanned array (AESA) radar, has undergone... |
|02/01/16||Northrop Grumman to Participate in Cowen and Company 37th Annual Aerospace/Defense & Transportation Conference|
|FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 1, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will participate in the Cowen and Company 37th Annual Aerospace/Defense & Transportation Conference in New York on Thursday, Feb. 4. Ken Bedingfield, corporate vice president and chief financial officer and Steve Movius, corporate vice president and treasurer, will present beginning at 9:45 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live at www.northropgrumman.com.
Northrop Grumman is a l... |
|01/29/16||Northrop Grumman's Upgraded Battle Manager Successfully Directs Missile Defense Interceptor in Flight Test|
|Company adds innovation to improve threat discrimination, cybersecurity and performance while reducing footprint and lifecycle cost
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Jan. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) enhanced battle management capabilities successfully performed in the Jan. 28 flight test of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system. As the strategic partner of The Boeing Company for the GMD program, Northrop Grumman is responsible for the critical fire contro... |
|01/28/16||Northrop Grumman Reports Fourth Quarter and 2015 Financial Results|
|01/12/16||Northrop Grumman to Provide LN-200S for Lockheed Martin's Satellite Bus|
|WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Jan. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a contract from Lockheed Martin Corporation to supply its LN-200S fiber-optic Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) for the LM 300 satellite bus.
Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract to supply its LN-200S Inertial Measurement Unit to Lockheed Mart... |
|01/11/16||Northrop Grumman Announces Webcast, Conference Call of Fourth Quarter and 2015 Financial Results|
|Fourth Quarter and 2015 financial results, webcast and conference call scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Jan. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced today that its fourth quarter and 2015 financial results will be posted on its investor relations website. The company no longer distributes its quarterly financial results via wire service. Prior to the market opening, and after the filing of the earnings release on Form 8-K with ... |
|01/07/16||Northrop Grumman Elects Lisa R. Davis Corporate Vice President, Communications; Darryl M. Fraser to Retire|
|FALLS CHURCH, Va., Jan. 7, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced today that its board of directors has elected Lisa R. Davis, corporate vice president, communications, effective Feb. 29, 2016. Davis will succeed Darryl M. Fraser, who has announced his intention to retire.
Lisa R. Davis
|01/06/16||Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract from US Air Force to Support GPS Modernization|
|WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Jan. 6, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded an order to support embedded Global Positioning System (GPS)/Inertial Navigation System (INS) Pre-Phase 1 modernization efforts.
The Military GPS User Equipment (MGUE) program is developing M-Code-capable GPS receivers, which are mandated by Congress after fiscal year 2017 and will help to ensure the secure transmission of accurate military signals.
Under the cost-plus-fixed-... |
|01/05/16||Global Hawk Awarded Prestigious William W. Otterson Innovation Award|
|SAN DIEGO, Jan. 5, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CONNECT, an innovation company accelerator in San Diego, awarded its highest honor for a technology or product developed in San Diego to the Global Hawk unmanned aircraft system (UAS), manufactured by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC). The William W. Otterson Award was given in recognition of Global Hawk's significant impact on society and quality of life.
Global Hawk earned the award for its record-breaking endurance, vital intelligence, sur... |
|01/05/16||Northrop Grumman to Produce First Japanese E-2D Advanced Hawkeye|
|REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Jan. 5, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has received a U.S. Navy contract modification for non-recurring engineering and recurring support to configure the first Japanese E-2D Advanced Hawkeye.
The E-2D is an all-weather, airborne early warning (AEW), command and control aircraft that will meet the Japanese Defense Ministry's requirements for a future airborne early warning platform, according to a statement it released in November 2014... |
|01/05/16||DARPA Awards Northrop Grumman Contract for Full-Scale Demonstration Program of Next-Generation Unmanned System for Maritime ISR and Strike|
|REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Jan. 5, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Office of Naval Research have awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) the third phase of the Tern unmanned systems program. Phase three plans to include final design, fabrication and a full-scale, at-sea demonstration of the system.
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|01/04/16||Northrop Grumman Selected to Improve Survivability of US Air Force C-130 Aircraft|
|ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Jan. 4, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Special Operations Command has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) to provide advanced countermeasure systems for AC-130J and MC-130J aircraft.
Under the terms of the $32.8 million award, Northrop Grumman's Land and Avionics C4ISR division will provide radio frequency countermeasure systems to detect, identify, locate, deny, degrade, disrupt and defeat threats to these aircraft.
"Our solution is designed to det... |