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US Air Force Selects Northrop Grumman as Partner on Long-Range Strike Bomber

The U.S. Air Force has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) to deliver the nation’s new Long-Range Strike Bomber (LRS-B). This selection continues the company’s 35-year partnership with the Air Force in providing the world’s most advanced long-range strike systems. „The Air Force has made the right decision for our nation’s security,” said Wes Bush, chairman, […]

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Northrop Grumman Completes Center Fuselage for First F-35 Aircraft to Be Assembled in Japan

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has completed – on budget and on schedule – the center fuselage for the first F-35 Lightning II aircraft to be assembled in Japan’s F-35 Final Assembly and Checkout (FACO) facility in Nagoya, Japan. The center fuselage, designated AX-5, will be integrated into an F-35A conventional takeoff and landing variant. Northrop […]

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Northrop Grumman Expands F-35 Global Supply Chain in Europe

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has signed a long-term agreement with Norway-based Kitron AS to supply subassembly electronic modules for F-35 Lightning II aircraft avionics. The agreement is effective through June 30, 2036, and includes rights for future extensions. Northrop Grumman developed the Communication, Navigation and Identification (CNI) avionics for the F-35, a fifth-generation, international, multirole […]

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Northrop Grumman to Provide Mission Computer for Marine Corps H-1 Lot 12 Helicopter Upgrades

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) was recently awarded a contract from Naval Air Systems Command to deliver its next-generation mission computer for Lot 12 of the Marine Corps’ H-1 helicopter upgrade program. Under this contract, Northrop Grumman will provide FlightPro™ Gen III mission computers for the UH-1Y and AH‑1Z aircraft. These aircraft are expected to be […]

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Northrop Grumman, U.S. Navy Successfully Conduct E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Aerial Refueling Critical Design Review

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) along with the U.S. Navy have successfully conducted the critical design review (CDR) for the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Aerial Refueling (AR) system. „The AR team continues to put outstanding effort into bringing this much needed capability to the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye,” said Capt. John Lemmon, program manager, E-2/C-2 Airborne Tactical Data System […]

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Northrop Grumman’s LITENING Digital, High Definition Video Sharpens the F-16’s Vision

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has received production awards totaling $74 million to bring digital, high definition video from the AN/AAQ-28(V) LITENING G4 Advanced Targeting System to the cockpit. With the upgrade installed, pilots will be able to take full advantage of LITENING G4’s high definition sensors and advanced image processing, giving them a new level […]