List/Grid Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

Northrop to Provide Engineering Support for Navy Combat System Upgrade; Mike Barrett Comments

Northrop to Provide Engineering Support for Navy Combat System Upgrade; Mike Barrett Comments

Northrop Grumman has received a $12 million task order from the U.S. Navy to support the Combat Direction Systems Activity at Dam Neck in upgrading the Ship Self-Defense System Mark 2 combat… Read more »

Northrop Kicks Off Baltimore Space Assembly, Test Facility Construction

Northrop Kicks Off Baltimore Space Assembly, Test Facility Construction

Northrop Grumman has broken ground on its new $20 million Maryland Space Assembly and Test facility, which is based on the company’s Baltimore campus that is next to Baltimore Washington International Thurgood… Read more »

Northrop Brings $14M in Subcontract Deals to Australia

Northrop Brings $14M in Subcontract Deals to Australia

Northrop Grumman has awarded more than $14 million in subcontracts to Australia-based companies through a global supply chain program run by the Australian Defence Materiel Organisation. To date, Northrop has… Read more »

Ball Aerospace Receives Northrop’s CERES Instrument for Integration Into NOAA Satellite

Ball Aerospace Receives Northrop’s CERES Instrument for Integration Into NOAA Satellite

Ball Aerospace and Technologies has received the Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System instrument built by Northrop Grumman for integration into the Joint Polar Satellite System beginning later this year. Ball Aerospace said Thursday that CERES will help… Read more »

Northrop to Upgrade Navigation Systems of Navy’s Fire Scout UAV

Northrop to Upgrade Navigation Systems of Navy’s Fire Scout UAV

Northrop Grumman Corp. will work to upgrade the navigation systems of the U.S. Navy’s Fire Scout unmanned aerial vehicles, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Wednesday. John Keller writes the Naval… Read more »

Northrop to Kick Off Construction Work on Maryland Space Assembly, Test Facility

Northrop to Kick Off Construction Work on Maryland Space Assembly, Test Facility

Northrop Grumman will start construction work this month on a $20 million, 25,000-square-foot facility in Linthicum, Maryland to carry out space payload integration programs and focus on space systems assembly, integration and testing. The facility… Read more »

Northrop’s Global Hawk Evaluated in NATO ISR Trials; Jim Edge Comments

Northrop’s Global Hawk Evaluated in NATO ISR Trials; Jim Edge Comments

A Northrop Grumman Block 30 Global Hawk unmanned aerial system was evaluated in NATO’s recent 10-day Unified Vision 2014 trial of the alliance’s joint intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance portfolio. U.S. European Command… Read more »

Scott Texter: ATK, Northrop Test NASA Webb Telescope Backplane System

Scott Texter: ATK, Northrop Test NASA Webb Telescope Backplane System

ATK and Northrop Grumman have jointly tested a backplane assembly for NASA‘s James Webb Telescope to determine if the platform could withstand the rigors of space travel and carry heavy… Read more »

Boeing, Northrop Answer Air Force’s Call for GPS III Satellite Contractors

Boeing, Northrop Answer Air Force’s Call for GPS III Satellite Contractors

Northrop Grumman and Boeing have sent their responses to a U.S. Air Force notice that seeks a vendor to build the branch’s next set of GPS satellites under a potential $200 million contract, Space News reported… Read more »

Rob Smith: Lockheed-Led Team Seeks to Link Military Missile Defense Elements

Rob Smith: Lockheed-Led Team Seeks to Link Military Missile Defense Elements

An industry team led by Lockheed Martin is working to establish a link between battle management systems used by the Missile Defense Agency and U.S. Army. The Missile Defense National Team is developing… Read more »

Northrop-Built Comm Payload on AEHF Satellite Passes On-Orbit Test; Stuart Linsky Comments

Northrop-Built Comm Payload on AEHF Satellite Passes On-Orbit Test; Stuart Linsky Comments

Northrop Grumman‘s communications payload for the Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite has passed on-orbit testing conducted by the U.S. Air Force and deemed able to configure communications networks with ground terminals. The company… Read more »

Northrop Grumman Breaks Ground on Florida Campus Expansion

Northrop Grumman Breaks Ground on Florida Campus Expansion

Northrop Grumman has begun construction on a 220,000 sq ft office and research facility at its Melbourne International Airport campus in Florida, the Orlando Business Journal reported Wednesday. The building is… Read more »

Northrop, Navy Demonstrate MQ-8B Fire Scout’s Modernized Radar Tech; George Vardoulakis Comments

Northrop, Navy Demonstrate MQ-8B Fire Scout’s Modernized Radar Tech; George Vardoulakis Comments

Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Navy have demonstrated a new maritime surveillance radar that the company modified from a manned aircraft system built by Telephonics Corp. The company and Navy flew the MQ-8B… Read more »

Boeing, Ball Aerospace Join Northrop in USAF GPS Satellite Research Program

Boeing, Ball Aerospace Join Northrop in USAF GPS Satellite Research Program

Boeing and Ball Aerospace & Technologies have won contracts worth $4.5 million and $2.2 million, respectively, to develop L-band radio frequency power amplifiers for GPS satellites, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Friday. John Keller writes… Read more »

South Korea’s Space Agency Picks Northrop Navigation Tech for Weather Monitoring Satellite

South Korea’s Space Agency Picks Northrop Navigation Tech for Weather Monitoring Satellite

Northrop Grumman has won a potential $9 million contract to supply a navigation sensor technology to South Korea’s national space agency for geostationary satellites built to monitor space weather, ocean… Read more »

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