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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...

Aug 20, 2014, 17:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Partnered with Universities, Local School Systems in Colorado to Build Excitement for Cybersecurity, STEM

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) partnered again with local high schools and universities to co-host summer camps in July and Aug....

Aug 20, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Cryocooler On Board NASA's OCO-2 Satellite Becomes 17th Unit to Operate in Space without a Failure

 A cool thing about space: cryogenic refrigerators from Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) that chill satellite sensors to hundreds of...

Aug 19, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Developing XS-1 Experimental Spaceplane Design for DARPA

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) with Scaled Composites and Virgin Galactic is developing a preliminary design and flight demonstration...

Aug 18, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman, US Navy Integrate Manned, Unmanned Flight Operations

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and the U.S. Navy offered a glimpse of the future of carrier aviation on Aug. 17 by conducting a...

Aug 15, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Selected to Modernize Black Hawk Cockpit for US Army

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been selected by Redstone Defense Systems to supply and integrate mission avionics equipment for...

Aug 14, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Global Hawk Reaches New Milestone, Expands Operational Area

The U.S. Air Force's RQ-4 Global Hawk, a wide area surveillance unmanned aircraft system, has just completed its 100th operational mission in...

Aug 13, 2014, 15:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Delivers Lightning Fast, Self-Deploying Antennas for Canada's RADARSAT Constellation Mission

Thirteen lightweight antennas that self-deploy in 200 milliseconds have been delivered to support Canada's RADARSAT Constellation Mission (RCM) by...

Aug 13, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Awarded $300 Million Contract to Continue Air Force Weather Support

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract valued at up to $300 million to...

Aug 13, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman's Remotec Awarded US Navy Contract to Repair, Upgrade Explosive Ordnance Disposal Robots

 The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) subsidiary Remotec Inc. an $8.8 million contract to repair and upgrade 103...

Aug 12, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman to Provide Navigation System for Solar Probe Plus Satellite

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) to...

Aug 11, 2014, 05:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Partners With Cyber Security Challenge UK to Help Build Future Cyber Talent

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has entered into a collaborative partnership with Cyber Security Challenge U.K. under which it will bring...

Aug 08, 2014, 15:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Appoints Michael J. Meaney Vice President of Advanced Land & Self Protection Systems

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Michael J. Meaney, vice president, Advanced Land and Self-Protection Systems, for the...

Aug 08, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman to Highlight Key Capabilities at the 17th Annual Space and Missile Defense Symposium

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is highlighting its space and missile defense capabilities during the 17th Annual Space and Missile...

Aug 07, 2014, 15:30 ET
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Northrop Grumman Awards Engineering Scholarships to Two Rolling Meadows Area Students

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) recently announced the winners of its 10th annual Engineering Scholars program in the greater Rolling...

Aug 06, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract to Continue BACN Mission Support

 The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) an $89.7 million contract option to continue operating and...

Aug 05, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman's Azusa Campus Hosts Women Empowerment Panels Focusing on Leadership at Local High Schools

 Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Azusa campus recently hosted two Women Empowerment Panels at local high schools that featured...

Aug 04, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Northrop Grumman Awards $50,000 in School Grants to Promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) awarded $50,000 in grants to 167 K-12 schools nationwide to promote education in the science,...

Aug 04, 2014, 10:45 ET
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Northrop Grumman Names Talha A. Zobair Vice President, Tax

 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that it has appointed Talha A. Zobair, vice president, Tax, effective Aug. 18,...