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Sep 16, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Hosts 22 Chicago-Area Middle School Teachers to Promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education

 Twenty-two middle school teachers from across the Greater Chicago area took advantage of the unique opportunity to participate in hands-on...

Sep 16, 2014, 13:45 ET
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Northrop Grumman Launches New Air Traffic Control Communication Portfolio

 Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) U.K.-based air traffic management subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems, today announced...

Sep 16, 2014, 08:45 ET
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Northrop Grumman Supports Community, Airmen through US Air Force Marathon

 Ask Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) why it remains the longest running presenting sponsor of the U.S. Air Force Marathon, and it will...

Sep 15, 2014, 19:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Announces Scott Harris as Head of Aerospace Programs, Australia

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that Scott Harris has been named head of aerospace programs, within Northrop Grumman...

Sep 15, 2014, 11:00 ET
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US Air Force Expands RQ-4 Global Hawk Fleet

 The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a $354 million primarily firm-fixed-price contract to expand their...

Sep 11, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman, Los Angeles County Air Show Award Scholarships

 Northrop Grumman's (NYSE: NOC) Palmdale Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence partnered with the Los Angeles County Air Show to present...

Sep 10, 2014, 11:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Joins NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador Initiative

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has joined the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador...

Sep 10, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Hosting Employment Symposium for Wounded Warriors at Fort Hood

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is hosting an employment transition boot camp and career fair for wounded warriors, ending tomorrow, in...

Sep 10, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Selected by DARPA to Develop Breakthrough Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) Technology

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been selected by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to develop and...

Sep 10, 2014, 01:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Develops Winterisation Field Upgrade Kits for Vessels Using the Northern Sea Route

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has developed a winterisation field upgrade kit that will extend the low temperature capability of...

Sep 08, 2014, 14:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman's Harry Lee Honored by the National Association of Asian American Professionals

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) employee Harry Lee, vice president of corporate contracts, pricing and supply chain, received the National...

Sep 05, 2014, 11:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Honors Top Suppliers

In keeping with its commitment to honor excellence, Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Aerospace Systems sector recognized 74 companies...

Sep 03, 2014, 10:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman, US Navy Successfully Conduct E-2D Aerial Refueling Preliminary Design Review

The Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and U.S. Navy team has successfully conducted the preliminary design review (PDR) for its E-2D Advanced Hawkeye...

Aug 28, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman's CIRCM System Completes US Army Flight Testing

Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Common Infrared Countermeasures (CIRCM) system recently completed another round of U.S. Army testing by...

Aug 27, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Global Hawk Variants Safely Surpass 100,000 Combat/Operational Support Hours

 Two U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) high altitude long...

Aug 26, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Global Externship Program Provides UAE, Saudi Students with Experience Working for Startup Technology Companies in Maryland

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) today announced the completion of the 2014 Global...

Aug 26, 2014, 09:00 ET

RQ-4 Global Hawk Demonstrates Expanded Mission Capabilities

 With several test flights this summer, the U.S. Air Force RQ-4 Global Hawk Wide Area Surveillance Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) proved its...

Aug 25, 2014, 15:45 ET
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First Ever RQ-4 Global Hawk Hits 100th Flight on NASA Mission

 The first completed Global Hawk has made history again with its 100th flight in support of NASA environmental research. The milestone occurred...

Aug 20, 2014, 20:45 ET
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Northrop Grumman Wins US Navy CANES Shipboard Network Full Deployment Contract

 The U.S. Navy has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) as one of five contractors for the Consolidated Afloat Networks and...

Aug 20, 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...