Northrop Grumman

LONGBOW LLC Awarded $170 Million in Orders for Apache AH-64E Fire Control Radar Systems

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LONGBOW Limited Liability Company (LLC) and the U.S. Army have definitized contracts valued at $170.5 million to provide LONGBOW Fire Control Radar (FCR) hardware for Apache AH-64E helicopters supporting U.S. Army lots 7 and 8 plus three …

U.S. Army

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Northrop Grumman CEO to Step Down at Year's End

The company faces an important transition at a complicated moment in its history. Investors beware.<p><b>Northrop Grumman</b> (NYSE:NOC) CEO Wes Bush surprised …

Aviation

Northrop Grumman upbeat on talks for German drone contract

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 16 (Reuters) - Northrop Grumman Corp is upbeat about the prospects for the sale of its high-altitude Triton MQ-4C unmanned surveillance system to Germany, but says the deal could take several years to complete.<p>Brian Chappel, sector vice president and general manager of …

Aviation

Northrop Grumman receives $41.2M contract for MQ-4C Triton UAV

Northrop Grumman was awarded a $41.2 million contract for test, maintenance and logistics support services for sustainment of the MQ-4C Triton drone.

Aviation

Better Buy: General Dynamics Corporation vs. Northrop Grumman

These defense titans have each enjoyed a significant run-up over the last five years. Which is the better buy today?<p>Shares of <b>General Dynamics</b> …

Investing

Third Time’s a Charm for Northrop Grumman Corporation

<b>Northrop Grumman Corporation</b> (NYSE:<b>NOC</b>) announced July 12 that current CEO Wes Bush would step aside as chief executive at the end of the year to be …

Aviation

Northrop Grumman shows off Fire Scout’s anti-submarine capabilities

Northrop Grumman displayed a model of the MQ-8C Fire Scout at the Royal International Air Tattoo fitted with an Ultra Electronics sonobuoy mission …

Military

Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus Spacecraft Begins Secondary Mission in Space

DULLES, Va. (Northrop Grumman PR) – July 15, 2018 –Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced that its Cygnus™ spacecraft, following a highly …

Space Exploration

Northrop Grumman Courts European Fire Scout Buyers

SUBSCRIBE TO ACCESS THIS ARTICLE<p>"Northrop Grumman Courts European Fire Scout Buyers" is part of <b>Aviation Week & Space Technology</b>’s subscription …

Aviation

Northrop Grumman Plans to Battle Lockheed for Japan's Stealth Fighter Program

The two companies could be set to refight a fighter battle Northrop lost nearly 30 years ago.<p><b>Northrop Grumman</b> (NYSE:NOC) is reportedly laying the …

Aviation

The Fortune 500 Is Set to Get Another Female CEO

The Fortune 500 will soon add another female CEO.<p>Northrop Grumman chairman and CEO Wes Bush announced plans to step down as CEO on Thursday, …

Fortune 500

Defense News Minute July 13, 2018

The U.S. Army chooses the location for Futures Command and Northrop Grumman announces a new CEO will ascend next year.<p>Sign up for our Early Bird …

U.S. Army

Northrop Grumman Chairman and CEO to Step Down Next Year

Northrop Grumman Corp. said its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Wes Bush will step down from both positions next year. The defense contractor …

Fortune 500

Northrop Grumman Corp. CEO Wes Bush to step down, names Kathy Warden successor - Baltimore Business Journal

By Robert J. Terry <br>– Senior Staff Reporter, Washington Business Journal<p>Jul 12, 2018, 8:48pm EDT<p>Northrop Grumman Corp. CEO Wes Bush will step down in …

Baltimore

Northrop Grumman announces CEO transition

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) operating chief Kathy Warden will take over as CEO in January as Wes Bush prepares to leave the defense giant.<p>She'll take …

Business

Northrop Grumman CEO Wes Bush to resign by end of year

Wes Bush will resign his position as Northrop Grumman s CEO effective 1 January 2019. He will also relinquish his chairman role after July 2019.

Aviation

Northrop Grumman positions for Japan’s F-2 replacement programme | Jane's 360

Northrop Grumman is looking to engage with Japan in meeting its requirement to acquire or develop a next-generation fighter aircraft to replace the …

Aviation

Northrop Grumman CEO will step down

Northrop Grumman announced Thursday evening that Wes Bush, its chief executive, was stepping down and would be replaced by Kathy Warden, the company’s president and chief operating officer. The company did not list a reason for the change, which will take effect Jan. 1.<br>“I am delighted that Kathy …

Business

CIRAS Lead Systems Engineer

NASA EDGE visits Orbital ATK (now Northrop Grumman) to interview Lead Systems Engineer Dave Bodkin about the tools being developed for Commercial …

Orbital ATK

Russia Sends Cargo to Space Station With Record Speed

Russia’s space agency, Roscosmos, attributed the speedy delivery time and fewer loops around the Earth’s orbit to the improved capacity of the Soyuz …

Space Exploration

Coverage Set for Departure of US Cargo Ship from Space Station

Nearly two months after Orbital ATK, now part of Northrop Grumman, delivered several tons of supplies and scientific experiments to the International …

Space Exploration

Raytheon, Lockheed, Northrop Grumman win $4.1 billion U.S. defense contract

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Raytheon Co (RTN.N), Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) and Northrop Grumman Corp (NOC.N) are each being awarded a multiple award U.S. defense contract worth a maximum $4.1 billion for ballistic missile defense, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.

Business

Now Northrop Grumman Wants to Build Japan's New Fighter Jet

Northrop and Lockheed Martin tangled over fighter jets a generation ago. Now they could be headed for a showdown in Tokyo.<p>U.S. defense giant Northrop Grumman says it is “very interested” in Japan’s F-3 program to build the nation a new fighter jet, setting up Northrop to compete against Lockheed …

Aviation

Northrop Grumman Increases Production of F-35 Lightning II Center Fuselage

The F-35 Lightning II. (Image courtesy of Lockheed Martin.) Northrop Grumman is accelerating the production of the center fuselage of the F-35 …

Aviation

Northrop Grumman employee seen on video at violent white supremacist rally no longer employed at company

Michael Miselis, a Northrop Grumman systems engineer who allegedly is a member of a white supremacist organization and participated in a violent rally in Charlottesville, Va., last summer no longer is employed at the company, a Northrop Grumman spokesman said Friday.<p>The news follows a Thursday …

Business

Exclusive: Northrop Grumman angles for role in Japanese stealth fighter program - sources

TOKYO (Reuters) - Northrop Grumman Corp is eyeing a Japanese jet fighter project that could pit it against Lockheed Martin Corp, three sources said, almost three decades after it lost a similar competition to build an advanced stealth jet for the U.S. Air Force.<p>"Northrop is interested," said one of …

Aviation

Northrop Grumman’s latest bad news: There’s a white nationalist on its engineering team

It’s been a tough 2018 for aerospace contractor Northrop Grumman, culminating in today’s news that a member of its engineering team with a security clearance is part of a white nationalist group and has been filmed attacking protestors at two different events.<p>The Northrop employee<b>,</b> Michael Miselis, …

Rights & Freedoms

NASA, Northrop Grumman likely to relocate delayed Pegasus launch to Florida

A Northrop Grumman Pegasus XL rocket, carried underneath a modified L-1011 airplane, departed Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on June 6 on …

Space Exploration

Northrop Grumman contracted for mine detection system support

Northrop Grumman Undersea Systems has been awarded a $9.9 million contract by the U.S. Navy for maintenance and support of the AN/AQS-24 mine …

Aviation