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Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman is an American global aerospace and defense technology corporation, headquartered in West Falls Church, Virginia.

Northrop Grumman is a global security company providing systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, space, strike, and logistics.

Core Capabilities
Space

From advanced threat detection to secure communications, Northrop Grumman works on a variety of survivable and rapidly reconfigurable systems that provide critical support needed for mission assurance.

Strike

Northrop Grumman leads an industry team that is working with the Air Force on the B-2 Spirit. In January 2019, Northrop Grumman was awarded a $1.3 billion upgrade and sustainment contract for its Litening advanced targeting pod.

Logistics and Modernization

Northrop Grumman is a provider of logistics solutions for global defense and federal-civil customers.

Autonomous Systems

Northrop Grumman is a provider of autonomous systems on land, at sea, in the air, and in space. These systems operate in areas and environments where manned vehicles cannot, allowing for prolonged missions, and helping reduce risk to human lives.

Cyber

Northrop Grumman has invested in research areas such as identity management, situational awareness, modeling and simulation, cloud security, and supply chain.

C4ISR

Northrop Grumman is a provider of C4ISR systems. The company delivers analysis systems through advanced communications payloads and integrated solutions that support the U.S. and allied forces.

Timeline

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Kathy J. Warden

CEO, President

Wes Bush

Chairman

Further reading

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Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

3001 International

Bart Bailey

Fairfax, Virginia

Government, Information Technology, Software

Comptek Research

Buffalo, New York

Electronics

Confluent RF Systems Corp.

Jay Kreps

Melbourne, Florida

Manufacturing

Data Procurement Corp.

Laurel, Maryland

Data Integration, Information Technology

Essex Corporation

Evan Waldman

Columbia, Maryland

Government, Information Technology, Software

Federal Data Corp.

Bethesda, Maryland

Information Services, Information Technology

Fibersense Technology

Canton, Massachusetts

Information Technology, Manufacturing

Integic Corporation

Chantilly, Virginia

Enterprise Software

Litton Industries

Ronald Sugar

Woodland Hills, California

Electronics, Manufacturing

Logicon

Ronald M. Anders

Fairfax, Virginia

CRM, Information Technology

M5 Network Community

Canberra, Australia

Analytics, Security, Software

Navia Aviation

Oslo, Norway

Aerospace

Newport News Shipbuilding

C. Michael Petters

Newport News, Virginia

Fleet Management, Marine Technology, National Security

Orbital ATK

David W. Thompson

Washinton D.C. Metro Ara

Aerospace, Space Travel

Quantas Defence Services

Alan Joyce

New South Wales, Australia

Aerospace

Ryan Aeronautical

San Diego, California

Aerospace

Scaled Composites

Ben Diachun

Mojave, California

Aerospace, Mobile, Travel

Sonoma Photonics

Mark Madigan

Santa Rosa, California

Electronics, Manufacturing

TRW Automotive Holdings

Franz Kleiner

Livonia, Michigan

Aerospace, Automotive, Construction, Electronics, Manufacturing, Public Safety

Xinetics, Inc.

Mark Ealey

Los Angeles, California

Electronics, Health Care, Information Technology, Manufacturing

XonTech

Kim Byung Jin

Van Nuys, California

Intelligent Systems, National Security

News

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Peraton
May 6, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Peraton today announced it has successfully completed its previously announced acquisition of Perspecta Inc., establishing the company as the...
April 30, 2021
The Economic Times
U.S. President Joe Biden has proposed a flat defense budget for 2022, despite calls from progressive Democrats to cut Pentagon spending, removing a potential hurdle to profits at defense companies, including Northrop.
Alan Boyle
April 16, 2021
news.yahoo.com
In a surprise move that was dictated by budget constraints, NASA is awarding $2.89 billion to SpaceX alone for the development of its Starship super-rocket...
Eric Berger
April 13, 2021
Ars Technica
"We're on the cusp of some bigger initiatives."
Mariella Moon
April 13, 2021
Engadget
Northrop Grumman's Mission Extension Vehicle-2 clamped onto Intelsat's IS-10-02 communications satellite and extended its lifespan by five years.
Joey Roulette
April 12, 2021
The Verge
Northrop Grumman's Mission Extension Vehicle-2 nailed another milestone for in-orbit satellite servicing on Monday when it docked to an Intelsat satellite to extend its life for five years.
Devin Coldewey
April 12, 2021
TechCrunch
Northrop Grumman hit a new milestone in extending the life of active spacecraft as a purpose-built spacecraft, MEV-2, docking with Intelsat's IS-10-02 satellite to give it another 5 years of life. It's a strong demonstration of the possibilities in a growing field of orbital servicing operations. MEV-2 launched in August and matched the orbit of [...]
Georgina Torbet
April 11, 2021
Digital Trends
The massive sunshield of NASA's upcoming James Webb Space Telescope has been folded away for the last time before its launch.
Jackson Peck
April 8, 2021
www.abc.net.au
Ararat-based AME Systems is one of three companies certified worldwide to supply wire harnesses to US defence manufacturer Northrop Grumman.
Science X staff
April 7, 2021
phys.org
Engineers working on NASA's James Webb Space Telescope have successfully folded and packed its sunshield for its upcoming million-mile (roughly 1.5 million kilometer) journey, which begins later this year.
Paragon Space Development Corp.
February 23, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Space Development Corporation (Paragon) is excited to announce that its latest life support technology was launched aboard Northrop...
The Associated Press
February 20, 2021
CTVNews
A space station supply ship named after the Black NASA mathematician featured in the movie 'Hidden Figures' rocketed into orbit Saturday, the 59th anniversary of John Glenn's historic launch.
By MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer
February 20, 2021
Chron
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- A space station supply ship named after the Black NASA...
By MARCIA DUNN
February 20, 2021
AP NEWS
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- A space station supply ship named after the Black NASA mathematician featured in the movie "Hidden Figures" rocketed into orbit Saturday, the 59th anniversary of John...
Air Force Association
February 12, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- The Air Force Association (AFA) today released the names of the 28 National Finalist teams that qualified for the CyberPatriot XIII Virtual...
Research and Markets
February 9, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- The "Electronic Warfare Market - Global Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Electronic Warfare...
February 4, 2021
WebWire
, , , , • E-2D Advanced Hawkeye prime contractor Northrop Grumman has placed a contract with Leonardo to provide its SRT-400 high frequency (HF) radio system , , • The radios will provide secure and stable voice and data communications , , • Leonardo has invested for over 50 years in airborne radio technology to become a leader in the domain. The company has sold thousands of units of its flexible, easy to operate radio systems to customers worldwide , , , , , , Leonardo has been awarded a contract...
NASA
February 4, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EST Thursday, Feb. 11, to discuss science investigations and technology demonstrations...
Dennis Overbye
February 2, 2021
www.nytimes.com
After decades of fits and starts, the multibillion dollar successor to the Hubble telescope is expected to launch as soon as this fall.
Lee Hutchinson
February 1, 2021
Ars Technica
How the military is striving to make its technology a little more Lego-like.
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