4 hrs ago
Northrop Drone's Development Cost to U.S. Navy Rises 25%
The cost to develop Northrop Grumman Corp. 's reconnaissance drone for the U.S. Navy has increased by at least 25 percent, or $720 million, according to Navy estimates and congressional investigators.
11 hrs ago
Northrop to continue supporting the Army's National Training Center
Logistics services to the U.S. Army's Fort Irwin's National Training Center are to continue to be provided by Northrop Grumman.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (LLL), Northrop Grumman Corporation...
In an interview on CNBC , David Harding , founder and president of Winton Capital Management said that the S&P 500 is nothing else, but a trading system, and "by the way, it is not a really good one."
Northrop Grumman Awarded $205 Million Mission Support Services Contract
July 25, 2014 - The U.S. Army awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, with a potential value of $205 million, to continue providing mission logistics services in support of combat brigades training at the National Training Center in Fort Irwin, California.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Washington Post
Defense giants post lower sales, mixed profits
Washington-area defense contractors saw revenue fall in the second quarter, but profits increased as companies cut costs to cope with a reduction in government spending.
General Dynamics Profit Beats as Costs Fall in 2Q
General Dynamics Corp, maker of Gulfstream jets, tanks and U.S. Navy ships, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, as lower operating costs boosted margins.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Fog of War Clouds Defense Contractors' Prospects
The worst of times can seem like the best of times for defense contractors. But they rarely benefit from scary headlines as much as their investors initially believe.
Northrop Grumman Names Tameika N. Hollis Engineering, Manufacturing and Logistics Executive
Northrop Grumman Corporation has appointed Tameika N. Hollis, vice president, Engineering, Manufacturing and Logistics for the Advanced Concepts and Technologies Division in its Electronic Systems sector, effective immediately.
Japan looks to Northrop Grumman's Global Hawk in drone race
Japan is emerging as a major player in the global race for military drones, according to DefenseOne.
US Navy Selects Northrop Grumman for Ship Self-Defense System
The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a $12 million task order for a full range of engineering services to continue modernizing the Ship Self-Defense System Mark 2 .
Mon Jul 21, 2014
St. Augustine Record
Manufacturing jobs still a target for St. Johns County
PETER.WILLOTT@STAUGUSTINE.COM Work continues on Northrop Grumman's 384,000-square-foot building on the grounds on the company's facility at the Northeast Florida Regional Airport, north of St. Augustine, on Monday, July 21, 2014.
Northrop lands another $300 million to help the Air Force forecast the weather
A dozen years in already, Northrop Grumman Corp. will continue to help the Air Force predict weather conditions to support military operations around the globe.
Northrop Grumman and bwtech@UMBC Graduate Latest Cyber Startup -- KoolSpan -- From the Cync Program
July 21, 2014 - Northrop Grumman Corporation and bwtech@UMBC celebrated the latest graduating cyber startup from its Cync Program last month in a ceremony at the Cyber Incubator on the campus of bwtech@UMBC.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Motley Fool
Which Top Defense Contractor Will Win This $55 Billion Next-Generation Stealth Bomber Contract?
There's not a lot known about the U.S. Air Force's super-secret, next-generation Long Range Strike-Bomber, or LRS-B, project.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Proposals arise to replace B-2 stealth bomber
The Air Force wants to buy as many as 100 new long-range stealth bombers, a $55billion - some say as high as $100 billion - program that could revive a dormant piece of the aerospace industry in Southern California.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Northrop Grumman, ATK Finish Testing Backplane for NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
Static testing demonstrates that the backplane has the structural integrity to withstand the forces and vibrations of launch, and is the final test prior to starting the integration of the backplane with the rest of the telescope.
Northrop Grumman Dayton office wins $10M Air Force order
Northrop Grumman Corp.'s local office has landed $10 million in work for the National Air and Space Intelligence Center.
The Washington Post
California Hastens Tax Breaks to Lure Aerospace Companies
California Governor Jerry Brown signed a law earlier this month granting a $420 million tax break for aerospace companies to help Boeing Co.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
San Pedroa s Topaz office tower gets new owners, new look and new name
Tenants have filled about 35 percent of the building known as Topaz. The remodeled lobby seen here is among the renovations that the new owners have made.
US Air Force, Northrop Grumman Celebrate 25th Anniversary of B-2 Stealth Bomber's First Flight
For several goose bump-filled minutes today at U.S. Air Force Plant 42, it was July 17, 1989, all over again.