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Dec 16, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Unmanned Helicopter MQ-8B Fire Scout Flies off Coast Guard Ship for First Time

The U.S. Coast Guard, in conjunction with Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Navy, flew the MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopter...

Dec 15, 2014, 17:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Names Carl Hahn Chief Compliance Officer

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has named Carl Hahn vice president, chief compliance officer, effective Jan. 15, 2015. Hahn is...

Dec 12, 2014, 16:01 ET
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Northrop Grumman Celebrates First APG-83 Scalable Agile Beam Radar Engineering, Manufacturing and Development Delivery

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), today marked the delivery of its first engineering, manufacturing and development (EMD) APG-83 Scalable...

Dec 11, 2014, 15:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Renews Service Contract with Carisbrooke Shipping

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has renewed its service agreement with U.K.-based Carisbrooke Shipping Limited. The contract will...

Dec 10, 2014, 12:05 ET
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Northrop Grumman Salutes Air and Missile Defense Top Guns

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently presented the Top Gun Award to Chief Warrant Officer 2 Lewis D. Richardson as the...

Dec 10, 2014, 08:24 ET
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Northrop Grumman Completes Center Fuselage for First Norwegian F-35 Aircraft

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has completed – on budget and on schedule – the center fuselage for the first F-35...

Dec 09, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman to Supply Navigation System for SBIRS GEO-5 Satellite

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been selected by prime contractor Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to provide its space inertial...

Dec 08, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Elects Kenneth L. Bedingfield Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; James F. Palmer to Retire in 2015

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that its board of directors has elected Kenneth L. Bedingfield,...

Dec 08, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Completes Delivery of Fourth AEHF Protected Communications Payload Ahead of Schedule

 The steady production of the fourth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) protected military communications satellite continues on track...

Dec 04, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Recognizes 24 Suppliers for Continued Commitment to its Global Supplier Diversity Programs

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has honored 24 suppliers for their outstanding performance in support of its Global Supplier...

Dec 04, 2014, 16:15 ET
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Northrop Grumman Announces New $3 Billion Share Repurchase Authorization

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that its board of directors has authorized an additional $3 billion for the repurchase of...

Dec 03, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Delivers First Operational MQ-8C Fire Scout to the US Navy

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has delivered the first operational MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter to the U.S. Navy. The system...

Dec 02, 2014, 13:45 ET
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Retired Brig. Gen. Richard S. Stapp Appointed Vice President of Technology Development for Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced that retired U. S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Richard "Scott" Stapp has joined the company as vice...

Nov 25, 2014, 11:45 ET
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Northrop Grumman Supports US Air Force Minuteman Missile Test Launch

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently supported the successful flight testing of the U.S. Air Force's Minuteman III...

Nov 24, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Names Communications Directors for Unmanned Systems, Military Aircraft Systems

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced that industry veteran Faith Jennings, and retired Rear Adm. Vic Beck will lead...

Nov 24, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman, US Air Force Complete Integrated Baseline Review for Second Phase of Enhanced Polar System Control and Planning Segment

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has successfully conducted the integrated baseline review (IBR) of the production, deployment and...

Nov 24, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman to Participate in Credit Suisse 2014 Global Industrials Conference

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will participate in the Credit Suisse 2014 Global Industrials Conference on Tuesday, Dec. 2. Jim...

Nov 21, 2014, 13:00 ET
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NASA's SMAP Satellite To Use Northrop Grumman's AstroMesh® Reflector to Collect Data on Climate and Weather Fluctuations

Intended to effortlessly spin on-orbit at nearly 15 revolutions per minute collecting data, Northrop Grumman's (NYSE: NOC) lightweight mesh...

Nov 20, 2014, 19:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Awards Technology Scholarships to Aspiring Engineers at Dickson College

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) awarded scholarships for unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) development and related technologies to three...

Nov 20, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Elects Patrick M. Antkowiak Corporate Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that its board of directors has elected Patrick M. Antkowiak, corporate vice...