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  • 25 May 2011
    Equipment & technology

    Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Sperry Marine business unit has won a contract to upgrade the navigation radars on five Swedish navy patrol boats. Under the contract, Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine will retrofit each ship with two dual-band interswitched chart radar systems with navalized display features. The systems are based on Sperry Marine’s advanced VisionMaster FT™ navigation […]

  • 25 May 2011
    Equipment & technology

    Northrop Grumman Corporation  has been awarded a follow-on task order valued at up to $141 million for continued development of the U.S. Department of Defense Automated Biometric Identification System (DoD-ABIS), which provides military personnel with reliable and timely identification of persons of suspected threat to U.S. national security. The task order was awarded under the […]

  • 20 May 2011

      The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation  a $48.7 million contract modification for continuing operations and support of the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) system. Under the contract modification, Northrop Grumman will continue providing management, engineering, implementation, test, site and training support. BACN provides an advanced airborne communications gateway capability to commanders […]

  • 21 April 2011

    Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Inc., Herndon, Va., is being awarded a $55,704,295 modification to a previously awarded contract (N63394-10-C-5006) for operation and maintenance services for the combined tactical training ranges. Services will be required at shore sites, land-based test facilities, and aboard ships in ports and at sea.  Work will be performed in Oceana, Va. […]

  • 5 April 2011

      Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Garden City, N.Y., is being awarded a $30,086,840 modification to previously awarded contract for the delivery of AN/SPQ-9B radar sets and combat interface kits for use on Navy ships.  Work will be performed in Baltimore, Md. (80 percent), Bethpage, N.Y. (15 percent), Norwalk, Conn. (5 percent), and is expected to […]

  • 31 March 2011
    Industry news

      Northrop Grumman Corporation today announced that it has completed the previously announced spin-off of its subsidiary Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. Northrop Grumman stockholders of record at the close of business of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 30, 2011, received one share of HII common stock for every six shares of Northrop […]

  • 31 March 2011

      Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Sperry Marine business unit has signed a full production contract for the Integrated Navigation Bridge System… (defense-aerospace) [mappress] Source: defense-aerospace,March 31, 2011;

  • 30 March 2011

    Northrop Grumman Corporation  subsidiary AMSEC LLC, was one of two contractors awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy for marine design and engineering services in support of Puget Sound and Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyards (PSNS) and Intermediate Maintenance Facilities (IMF). This indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity, cost plus fixed fee contract contains a base period with […]

  • 18 March 2011

      The Department of the Navy announced that it is now in a position to support Northrop Grumman Corporation’s (NGC) spin-off of its shipbuilding business.  The Navy finds Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. (HII) responsible for award of amphibious transport dock ship LPD 26 and guided missile destroyer DDG 113, both contracts currently under negotiation with […]

  • 17 March 2011

      Northrop Grumman Corporation  has been awarded a fixed price contract valued at $25 million from the U.S. Navy for the preparation and completion of a dry dock continuous maintenance availability of USS Albany (SSN 753). The submarine arrived at the Newport News shipyard yesterday morning. The company’s Shipbuilding sector in Newport News is the […]

  • 16 March 2011

      The Northrop Grumman Foundation will provide up to $1 million to support earthquake and tsunami relief efforts in Japan, continuing the Foundation’s tradition of support for those victimized by natural disasters around the world. The Foundation will contribute $500,000 through three agencies supporting the Japan recovery effort: AmeriCares, American Red Cross International and Save […]

  • 15 March 2011

      Northrop Grumman Corporation has received a contract from BAE Systems to upgrade the machinery control, alarm and surveillance (MCAS) systems on eight U.K. Royal Navy mine countermeasure vessels. Under the contract, Northrop Grumman’s Sperry Marine business unit will supply new-generation systems to replace the ships’ existing MCAS. The systems will monitor more than 500 […]

  • 2 March 2011

      Northrop Grumman Corporation has been selected to supply bridge navigation systems for nine new mid-shore patrol vessels to be built for the Canadian Coast Guard. The contract, valued at up to $3 million (USD), was awarded to Northrop Grumman’s Sperry Marine business unit in Canada through its dealer, Techsol Inc., based in Quebec City. […]

  • 1 March 2011

      The Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding-Newport News a $206.7 million option under a previously awarded contract to prepare for a… (hamptonroads) [mappress] Source: hamptonroads, March 1, 2011;

  • 27 February 2011
    Equipment & technology

    Northrop Grumman Corporation cut one of the first pieces of steel for the second ship in the Gerald R. Ford class, CVN 79, during a ceremony at the company’s Shipbuilding sector in Newport News. Rear Adm. Michael McMahon, program executive office for Aircraft Carriers, said CVN 79 will soon have a name and a crew […]

  • 9 October 2019
    Equipment & technology, Industry news

    Northrop Grumman announced it has operated the AQS-24 minehunting sonar at depths greater than 400 feet during system testing off the coast of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Embarked on the M/V Richard Becker, the Northrop Grumman test team demonstrated the sonar performance of AQS-24 at all tested depths, while using the system to classify bottom objects […]

  • 27 September 2019
    Authorities, Equipment & technology

    US defense contractor Northrop Grumman Systems will build another nine E-2D Advanced Hawkeye airborne early warning & control (AEW&C) aircraft for the government of Japan. The company was awarded a $1.36 billion contract modification by the US Naval Air Systems Command for the work. This contract award follows the May 2019 delivery of the first […]

  • 6 September 2019
    Authorities, Equipment & technology

    The US Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman a contract to deliver the first serial FMU-139D/B, a new all-electronic bomb fuze suitable for many general purpose bombs. With the US Navy’s decision this January to authorize full rate production, the improved FMU-139D/B bomb fuze will increase performance and reliability. The FMU-139D/B replaces three legacy bomb fuzes […]

  • 12 April 2019
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Research & Development

    The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) Biological Technology Office has partnered with Northrop Grumman for the development of prototype sensing capabilities that would use undersea organisms to detect and track undersea threats. The program is also known as Persistent Aquatic Living Sensors (PALS) and seeks to find a way to tap into sea […]

  • 11 March 2019
    Authorities, Equipment & technology

    The US Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a $322.5 million contract for the Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile-Extended Range (AARGM-ER) engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) program. AARGM-ER program is leveraging the AARGM that is currently in production. The extended range version will be integrated on the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler aircraft and configured […]

  • 25 January 2019
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news

    Northrop Grumman Corporation has received green light to start low rate initial production of Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 3 systems following a Milestone C decision for the SEWIP Block 3 AN/SLQ-32(V)7 program. Milestone C is a government led review to assess a program’s performance and readiness to enter the production and deployment […]

  • 29 November 2018
    Equipment & technology, Industry news

    Northrop Grumman Corporation has joined forces with Harris Corporation and Comtech PST for the US Navy’s Next Generation Jammer–Low Band (NJG-LB) competition. The Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) awarded Northrop Grumman a $35 million, 20-month contract to demonstrate existing jammer capability for the NJG-LB program. Northrop Grumman is the airborne electronic attack integrator for the […]

  • 17 March 2017
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news

    The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Northrop Grumman a $68.78 million contract for work on gun mission modules for the navy’s littoral combat ships. Under the contract, Northrop Grumman will provide outfitting assembly installation, interim deport level maintenance, engineering support and sustainment of the systems. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring […]

  • 9 June 2016
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news

    The U.S. Navy and Northrop Grumman have successfully completed the Critical Design Review (CDR) for increment one of the Advanced Explosive Ordnance Disposal Robotic System (AEODRS) program. AEODRS increment one is the dismounted operations system designed for EOD reconnaissance and threat assessment. The CDR provided an in-depth assessment, by a government team of experts, managers […]

  • 18 November 2020
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news, Training & Education

    The US Missile Defense Agency (MDA), and US Navy successfully intercepted and destroyed a threat-representative Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) target with a Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IIA missile during a flight test demonstration in the broad ocean area northeast of Hawaii, November 16.

  • 7 July 2020
    Equipment & technology

    Canadian marine technology company Kraken Robotics has been reconfirmed as a supplier of new sonar systems for the Royal Danish Navy.