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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...

Nov 19, 2014, 18:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Board Declares Quarterly Dividend

The board of directors of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.70 per share on Northrop Grumman common...

Nov 19, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Earns Top Score in 2015 Corporate Equality Index

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2015 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national...

Nov 19, 2014, 15:15 ET
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Northrop Grumman Introduces Viper™ 2.1 Laser

 Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Laser Systems business unit has announced its new Viper™ 2.1 laser, featuring a form...

Nov 19, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Launches Advanced Cyber Technology Center, Dedicated to Solving Hard Problems in the Cyber Domain

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today the launch of its new Advanced Cyber Technology Center (ACTC), a focal point for cyber...

Nov 19, 2014, 13:15 ET
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Northrop Grumman Awarded Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder for the Joint Polar Satellite System

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $121 million contract by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to...

Nov 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Receives $116 Million Award to Upgrade US Air Force, US Marine Corps LITENING Advanced Targeting Systems

 Northrop Grumman has received an award of $116 million to upgrade AN/AAQ-28(V) LITENING Advanced Targeting Systems for the United States...

Nov 17, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract to Supply New Mission Computer for Marine Corps H-1 Helicopter Upgrades

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract from Naval Air Systems Command to deliver its next-generation mission...

Nov 14, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Receives $210 Million to Sustain Joint STARS Fleet

 The U.S. Air Force awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a $210 million contract to continue sustaining its E-8C Joint Surveillance...

Nov 14, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman B-2 Program Manager Honored for Leadership in Stealth Technologies

The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) has selected David G. Mazur, vice president and B-2 program manager for Northrop Grumman...

Nov 12, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Signs Global Hawk Sustainment Partnership with the US Air Force

 The U.S. Department of Defense awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a $306 million contract to continue logistics and sustainment...

Nov 10, 2014, 15:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Appoints Todd Leavitt Vice President of Maritime Systems Business Unit

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has named Todd Leavitt, vice president of the company's Maritime Systems business unit, effective...

Nov 10, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Recognizes Top Suppliers for Their Outstanding Contributions at 2014 Supplier Excellence Awards

 Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Information Systems sector held its annual Supplier Recognition Program Nov. 6 in McLean, and...

Nov 10, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Two Northrop Grumman Employees Honored for STEM Contributions at Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Conference

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employees Noe Rodriguez and Art Felix received STAR awards at the Society of Hispanic Professionals...