List/Grid Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

ReportsnReports: Unmanned Ground Vehicle Market to Hit $8B by 2020

ReportsnReports: Unmanned Ground Vehicle Market to Hit $8B by 2020

ReportsnReports has projected the global unmanned ground vehicle market to be worth $8.26 billion by 2020, a 32.72 percent increase from the firm’s 2014 figure. The market research firm’s new report analyzes emerging… Read more »

Northrop Joins NOAA ‘Weather-Ready Nation’ Initiative; Ed Sturms Comments

Northrop Joins NOAA ‘Weather-Ready Nation’ Initiative; Ed Sturms Comments

Northrop Grumman has signed up as a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador tasked to support the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s initiative to promote preparedness against severe weather and catastrophes. The company will… Read more »

Research and Markets: Directed-Energy Weapons Market to Achieve 23.16% CAGR by 2018

Research and Markets: Directed-Energy Weapons Market to Achieve 23.16% CAGR by 2018

Research and Markets projects the global directed-energy weapons market to achieve a 23.16 percent compound annual growth rate through 2018 as defense budgets and research and development activity increase in certain countries. The… Read more »

Study: Northrop, Qinetiq, iRobot Collectively Hold 50% UGV Market Share

Study: Northrop, Qinetiq, iRobot Collectively Hold 50% UGV Market Share

A Research and Markets report says Northrop Grumman, Qinetiq and iRobot represent more than 50 percent of the global market share in unmanned ground vehicles. The worlwide UGV market has… Read more »

Northrop to Build Wideband Digital Antenna for DARPA; William Phillips Comments

Northrop to Build Wideband Digital Antenna for DARPA; William Phillips Comments

Northrop Grumman Corp. has been awarded an $11.9 million contract to build and demonstrate a wideband digital antenna technology for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s radio frequency sensors. The company will work with Semtech and… Read more »

Raytheon, Navy Use Space Sensor System to Cue SM-3 Launch; Bill Hart Comments

Raytheon, Navy Use Space Sensor System to Cue SM-3 Launch; Bill Hart Comments

Raytheon and the U.S. Navy has completed a capabilities test of the company’s Standard Missile-3 Block IA to evaluate the weapon’s work with a satellite sensor system to pinpoint and destroy a medium-range ballistic… Read more »

Northrop’s Infrared Countermeasures System Completes Flight Test; Jeffrey Palombo Comments

Northrop’s Infrared Countermeasures System Completes Flight Test; Jeffrey Palombo Comments

Northrop Grumman has completed a six-week capabilities test of its Common Infrared Countermeasures system for the U.S. Army‘s UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters, wherein the system operated under aircraft flight and staged combat environments…. Read more »

Northrop UAS Duo Logs 100K Combat Support Hours; Jim Culmo Comments

Northrop UAS Duo Logs 100K Combat Support Hours; Jim Culmo Comments

Two Northrop Grumman-built unmanned aircraft systems have achieved more than 100,000 flight hours combined for two separate U.S. Air Force and Navy operations. The Air Force flew the Global Hawk… Read more »

Northrop’s RQ-4 Drone Tested for Interoperability with AF Ground System; Mick Jaggers Comments

Northrop’s RQ-4 Drone Tested for Interoperability with AF Ground System; Mick Jaggers Comments

A Northrop Grumman RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aerial system underwent a flight test designed to evaluate the drone’s ability to connect with the U.S. Air Force‘s distributed common ground system…. Read more »

Andrew Tyler: Northrop in Talks With Potential Global Hawk Buyers in Europe

Andrew Tyler: Northrop in Talks With Potential Global Hawk Buyers in Europe

Andrew Tyler, CEO of Northrop Grumman‘s businesses in the U.K. and Europe, said that three European nations are interested in buying Global Hawk surveillance drones from the company, Reuters reported… Read more »

Lockheed Puts New Northrop AESA Radars In F-16V Jet

Lockheed Puts New Northrop AESA Radars In F-16V Jet

Lockheed Martin has completed the integration of Northrop Grumman‘s Scalable Agile Beam Radar into the F-16V aircraft as part of a design review stage in the U.S. Air Force‘s F-16 modernization program. Lockheed said Wednesday that… Read more »

Jeanne Usher: Northrop’s Sperry Marine to Extend Support for German Shipping Firm

Jeanne Usher: Northrop’s Sperry Marine to Extend Support for German Shipping Firm

A Northrop Grumman business unit has won a contract to provide German shipping firm Peter Döhle Schiffahrts-KG with its integrated bridge system package, including navigation and radio systems, for seven bulk carrier ships. Jeanne Usher,… Read more »

Navy Test Flies Northrop X-47B, Boeing F/A-18 on Theodore Roosevelt

Navy Test Flies Northrop X-47B, Boeing F/A-18 on Theodore Roosevelt

Northrop Grumman‘s X-47B unmanned aircraft completed a series tests on deck operations aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier to see how the drone maneuvers in a flight pattern alongside manned… Read more »

Northrop to Build Army Black Hawk’s Avionics System; Ike Song Comments

Northrop to Build Army Black Hawk’s Avionics System; Ike Song Comments

Redstone Defense Systems has selected Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) to modernize the digital cockpit of the U.S. Army‘s new fleet of Black Hawk helicopters. Northrop will work to produce and integrate… Read more »

Northrop Global Hawk Drone Flies 100th SW Asian Mission for AF

Northrop Global Hawk Drone Flies 100th SW Asian Mission for AF

Northrop Grumman‘s Global Hawk unmanned surveillance aircraft has achieved a milestone by completing 100 southwest Asian missions for the U.S. Air Force. The Air Force 69th Reconnaissance Group has extended… Read more »

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