List/Grid Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

George Vardoulakis: Northrop, Navy to Conduct 1st Ship-Based Fire Scout Flights in Summer

George Vardoulakis: Northrop, Navy to Conduct 1st Ship-Based Fire Scout Flights in Summer

The U.S. Navy and Northrop Grumman plan to carry out the first set of ship-based flights of the MQ-8C Fire Scout this summer, said George Vardoulakis, Northrop vice president of medium… Read more »

Northrop, Air Force Demo Global Hawk’s SatCom Capabilities; Alfredo Ramirez Comments

Northrop, Air Force Demo Global Hawk’s SatCom Capabilities; Alfredo Ramirez Comments

Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Air Force Air Combat Command recently conducted ground and air demonstrations for the RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft. The demonstrations were held at Beale Air Force Base, Calif…. Read more »

Northrop Puts Military Communications Pod Through Data Exchange Test; Jeannie Hilger Comments

Northrop Puts Military Communications Pod Through Data Exchange Test; Jeannie Hilger Comments

Northrop Grumman has built and tested an air-based pod system for the U.S. Air Force to manage exchange of video, data and voice messages in real time during combat operations…. Read more »

Erik Buice on Accelerating Scientific Discovery Through Bioinformatics, the Goals of Northrop’s Health IT Partnerships & Applying an Engineering Approach to Healthcare Innovation

Erik Buice on Accelerating Scientific Discovery Through Bioinformatics, the Goals of Northrop’s Health IT Partnerships & Applying an Engineering Approach to Healthcare Innovation

Erik Buice leads Northrop Grumman‘s health systems management unit as vice president and leads a team of more than 800 personnel who help federal health agencies manage their information technology… Read more »

Ian Irving: Northrop to Help Australia Explore Defense Technology

Ian Irving: Northrop to Help Australia Explore Defense Technology

Northrop Grumman and Australia’s defence science and technology organisation will collaborate to research emerging technologies in electronic warfare, C4ISR and unmanned systems. Ian Irving, Northrop’s chief executive for Australia, has… Read more »

Mike Mackey: Northrop, Navy Review Initial Test Points for Triton UAS

Mike Mackey: Northrop, Navy Review Initial Test Points for Triton UAS

Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Navy have finished the first test flight phase for the company’s Triton unmanned aircraft system in an effort to evaluate how the drone flies at different altitudes, speeds… Read more »

Northrop’s Unmanned Systems Center Expects More Gov’t Contracting Work

Northrop’s Unmanned Systems Center Expects More Gov’t Contracting Work

Northrop Grumman‘s unmanned aircraft systems facility in Moss Point, Miss. is expected to bring growth, investment and jobs to the area, according to the Jackson County Economic Development Foundation’s executive director, the Mississippi Business Journal… Read more »

Northrop Hands Air Force GPS Satellite Antennas to Lockheed Team; Dan Johansen Comments

Northrop Hands Air Force GPS Satellite Antennas to Lockheed Team; Dan Johansen Comments

Northrop Grumman has transported antennas for the U.S. Air Force’s GPS satellites to the Lockheed Martin team that is developing the spacecraft in Littleton, Colo. Northrop’s Astro Aerospace business unit delivered… Read more »

Northrop Integrates Payload Antennas for Lockheed AEHF Satellite

Northrop Integrates Payload Antennas for Lockheed AEHF Satellite

Northrop Grumman has started to integrate two downlink phased array antennas into the payload of a fourth advanced extremely high frequency military communications satellite being built by Lockheed Martin. The… Read more »

Ed Morche: Level 3′s Network Incorporated in Northrop Air Force Training Tools

Ed Morche: Level 3′s Network Incorporated in Northrop Air Force Training Tools

Level 3 Communications has been awarded a subcontract to provide connectivity services for Northrop Grumman-built simulation and training systems used by the Air Force. The Air Force’s distributed mission operation network… Read more »

Jack Dorsett: Northrop Extends Three Decades of Navy Combat Training Systems Design Work

Jack Dorsett: Northrop Extends Three Decades of Navy Combat Training Systems Design Work

Northrop Grumman has been awarded a potential $33 million task order to design and build training systems for the U.S. Navy to prepare sailors for navigation and weapons launching activities…. Read more »

Dave Shrum: QinetiQ NA to Help Northrop-Led Team Pursue Saudi Arabia Chopper Maintenance Program

Dave Shrum: QinetiQ NA to Help Northrop-Led Team Pursue Saudi Arabia Chopper Maintenance Program

Saudi Arabia’s national guard ministry plans to award a contract in September 2014 for maintenance work on 60 helicopters stationed in the country’s capital of Riyadh. QinetiQ North America said… Read more »

Northrop Develops Plug-and-Play Satellite Under $50M Task Order; Doug Young Comments

Northrop Develops Plug-and-Play Satellite Under $50M Task Order; Doug Young Comments

Northrop Grumman has launched a modular space vehicle with plug-and-play capability as part of a $50 million task order from the Operationally Responsive Space Office at Kirtland Air Force Base,… Read more »

Northrop Image Processors Installed in North Dakota-Based Global Hawk

Northrop Image Processors Installed in North Dakota-Based Global Hawk

Northrop Grumman has installed a virtual instance of a common imagery processor in the company’s Global Hawk unmanned aerial vehicle at Grand Forks Air Force Base in North Dakota. The company… Read more »

Navy Tests 2nd Northrop Fire Scout Unmanned Helicopter; George Vardoulakis Comments

Navy Tests 2nd Northrop Fire Scout Unmanned Helicopter; George Vardoulakis Comments

The U.S. Navy has completed its test flight of a second modernized Fire Scout unmanned helicopter that Northrop Grumman built for the service. Northrop and the Navy remotely flew a… Read more »

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