Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman Corporation

Northrop to Upgrade Threat Simulators for Air Force Weapons Center

Northrop Grumman Corp. will provide an enhanced tool that aims to support warfare systems at the Warner Robins Air Logistics Center under the U.S. General Services Administration’s Alliant indefinite delivery and indefinite quantity contract. New features added to the combat electromagnetic environment simulator work to optimize the equipment functions used to create …

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Northrop Releases Mobile App for Real-time Aircraft, Fleet Readiness; Kelly Whalen Comments

Northrop Grumman Corporation released the Ready Blue Mobile App on September 17. Ready Blue is a mobile app which provides real-time analysis of aircraft readiness, fleet readiness, and mission capability rates to flight line personnel, military leaders and depot operations staff. Kelly Whalen, Northrop Grumman Technical Services sector vice president …

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Northrop Awarded Contract to Upgrade Air Force Simulator System

Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract by the Defense Microelectronics Activity to provide a combat electromagnetic environment simulator system. The CEESIM is said to support maintenance of the U.S. Air Force’s E-3 airborne warning and control system‘s computer program software. Northrop will deliver the simulator to Tinker Air Force Base‘s avionics integration support …

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Northrop Grumman’s Wes Bush Elected Board Chairman

Northrop Grumman’s board of directors announced today it has elected Wes Bush as its chairman, effective immediately. Bush serves as Northrop Grumman‘s chief executive officer and president and succeeds Lewis W. Coleman. The board designated Coleman to serve as its lead independent director. “Wes Bush has the full support of …

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Northrop Grumman's Dr. Brammer Details Progress within Cybersecurity Research Consortium

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and three cybersecurity research universities, Carnegie Mellon University, The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Purdue University, announced today the progress they have made in developing solutions for pressing cybersecurity threats. This industry/academia partnership was launched in December 2009 to advance research, facilitate collaboration among the …

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Northrop Grumman CISO Tim McKnight Joins ISA Board

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer Tim McKnight has joined the board for the Internet Security Alliance as chairman. Through his new role at ISA, McKnight said he will drive awareness among industry and government for how good security investments can protect enterprises and …

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Aerospace Pioneer Simon Ramo Awarded Goddard Memorial Trophy

An engineering pioneer, who enabled the nation to become a world leader in space technology and its applications, has been chosen to receive the Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial Trophy, the National Space Club’s most prestigious award. Simon Ramo co-founded TRW, which was acquired by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) …

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Wednesday Wins

This week, BAE Systems picked up a $30 million deal to provide engineering and technical services to support the U.S. Marine Corps’ air-traffic control systems; Lockheed Martin won a $260 million follow-on production contract from the U.S. Army for the combat-proven Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor. Northrop …

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TASC Names Mark Leary New CISO

TASC, Inc. has named Mark Leary chief information security officer, a position in which he will be responsible for the leadership, management and oversight of the company’s information security services. He will also provide expertise and support in the cybersecurity market. “The growing sophistication of the cyber threats against both …

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