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Northrop to Develop Air Force Global Hawk Radar System

Northrop Grumman Corp.’s aerospace systems division won a $24,484,465 U.S. Air Force contract to develop a radar system for the Global Hawk program. The Defense Department said Wednesday Northrop will develop the Multi Platform Radar Technology Insertion Program radar system for the Global Hawk Block 40 Program. Conttract work will …

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Northrop Grumman takes Global Hawk ‘Down Under’

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will head “down under” to show off a wide range of its key capabilities, including unmanned aircraft systems, intelligence, and surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities at the Australian International Air Show. The five-day air show takes place at Avalon near Geelong, Victoria starting March 1. Northrop Grumman …

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GAO: More Commonality, Efficiency Needed for UAVs

DoD has invested billions of dollars in development and procurement of unmanned aircraft systems over the last several years, and in fiscal 2011, the department requested a significant increase in these investments.  DoD’s total investment in these technologies will come to more than $24 billion from 2010 through 2015, but …

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