Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman, U.S. Army Incorporate Patriot and Sentinel Capabilities Into Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System

Press Release — The U.S. Army and Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) have successfully incorporated a key capability of the Patriot family of missiles and the Sentinel radar into the Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) Battle Command System (IBCS). Under the direction of the IAMD Project Office, the Program Executive Office for Missiles and […]

Northrop Grumman Highlights Defence and Security Capabilities at DSEI, London

WSJ — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will highlight its capabilities in command, control, communications, computers, intelligence (C4I), border security, unmanned ground systems, cyber security as well as navigation and maritime systems at the Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition in London next week. DSEI is the world’s largest fully integrated defence and security […]

Northrop Grumman-Developed Advanced SPEED Software Released by U.S. Marine Corps

WSJ vis PRNewswire – The U.S. Marine Corps has released a new, advanced version of software developed by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) for electromagnetic spectrum situational awareness and operations. Using the Systems Planning, Engineering and Evaluation Device (SPEED), communications planners can plan, model and analyze radio and jammer effects in a defined electromagnetic spectrum […]

X-47B aboard the Truman at sunset

    Foreign Policy — We know we’ve been writing a ton about the Navy’s X-47B lately, but we couldn’t resist posting this as a midweek photo. It’s a great sunset shot that Northrop Grumman sent out to announce that it’s stealth UAV has just finished a series of tests certifying that it can safely […]

Sky-High WiFi

TIME — If civilian passengers can now get the Internet on airplanes, shouldn’t troops be able to get it on the battlefield? The Air Force has just awarded Northrop Grumman a $20 million contract to do just that, by adding new communications gear to its E-11A aircraft. In geek-speak, the service is adding “beyond-line-of-sight command […]

Northrop Grumman, Finmeccanica team up for U.S. helicopters

Reuters — Northrop Grumman (NOC.N: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) and Italy’s Finmeccanica SpA’s (SIFI.MI: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) AgustaWestland on Tuesday said they were joining forces to compete for the new U.S. Air Force Combat Rescue helicopter and the U.S. Navy’s new “Marine One” presidential helicopter. The two companies said they signed a comprehensive […]

Business Week | Northrop, EADS Could Gain From Growing European Drone Interest

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NOC) and European Aeronautics, Defence & Space (EAD) stand to benefit from increased European interest in intelligence gathering drones that could trigger additional sales of the Global Hawk used in Afghanistan and Libya, a Northrop Grumman executive said. Denmark and Poland are among the countries ready to sign on to a NATO […]

Washington Technology | Northrop wins $299 modification for Global Combat Support System

Northrop Grumman Corp. won a $299 million contract modification for the Army’s Global Combat Support System after the service added requirements to the project. The Army is using the contract to modernize its logistics organizations on Army installations and to better field the department’s deployment plans, a Northrop Grumman Information Systems spokesman said Aug. 15. […]