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2013-10-04 16:20:43

CANBERRA, Australia, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is participating in the Pacific 2013 International Maritime Exposition in Sydney, where it will highlight its maritime security capabilities, including unmanned aircraft systems for maritime and coastal surveillance, marine navigation, radar and mine detection systems, and maritime domain awareness. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) "Northrop Grumman is...

2013-10-03 12:20:40

CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] announced today deliveries across its commercial and defense operations for the third quarter of 2013. Major program deliveries during the third quarter, including delivery under operating lease (which is identified by parentheses), were as follows: Major Programs 3rd Year- Quarter to- Date...

2013-10-01 12:22:00

Commercial air services provider to utilize the MiG-21's for R&D and adversary support LAKELAND, Fla., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Draken International, a leading provider of commercial air services, continues to rapidly build up its supersonic fleet with the delivery of twenty-five MiG-21 aircraft. With MiG-21 assembly operations taking place on both coasts, Draken International is able to provide a safe, reliable, real-world "red-air" asset to the Department of Defense and Test...

2013-09-24 08:20:46

MTS-3060 SmartCan(TM) System Tests New Smart Weapons to Ensure Efficient Flightline Operation for A-10, F-15, F-16, and F-18 Aircraft IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvin Test Solutions (formerly known as Geotest-Marvin Test Systems) a trusted provider of innovative test solutions for military and commercial aerospace organizations, is bridging the critical test gap that exists in 4(th) generation aircraft with its MTS-3060 SmartCan(TM), a universal O-level aircraft...

2013-09-18 16:20:11

SABR to provide fifth-generation fighter radar capability to F-16 fleet NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Scalable Agile Beam Radar (SABR) will help extend the viability of the U.S. Air Force's F-16 fighter aircraft beyond 2025 and help ensure the F-16 remains a vital component of the nation's fighter force structure. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) Skip Wagner, director of International...

2013-09-17 12:24:41

"THE SPITFIRE DOCUMENTARY PROJECT" LAUNCHES SEPTEMBER 17 ON TONGAL.COM LOS ANGELES, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tongal, the leading creative crowdsourcing platform for advertising and promotional content, has entered the feature film space with the announcement of The Spitfire Documentary Project http://tongal.com/ProjectSpitfire. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130917/LA81017LOGO) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130625/LA37757LOGO) Tongal is pursuing...

2013-09-17 08:22:10

AARGM Achieves Significant Delivery Milestone ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ATK (NYSE: ATK) reached a significant achievement on the path to Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM) Full Operational Capability (FOC) with delivery of the 100th AARGM to the U.S. Navy. Elected officials and U.S. Navy leaders attended a commemoration ceremony at the ATK Ridgecrest California Production facility in honor of the milestone. Attendees included 23rd Congressional...

2013-09-12 12:22:01

British Companies Recognized for Their Contributions to the F-35 Lightning II Program LONDON, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirteen British companies and the U.K. Minister of Defence Equipment, Support and Technology participated in a Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] Industry Recognition Event during the DSEI tradeshow today. Over the next 40 years, British industry will continue to play a vital role in the F-35's global production, follow-on development and sustainment, bringing strong economic...

2013-09-04 08:22:24

ARCHBALD, Pa., Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin's [NYSE: LMT] paveway II Dual Mode Laser Guided Bomb (DMLGB) was successfully employed in recent U.S. Navy Tactics Development exercises at the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center in Fallon, Nev. During four missions over a two-day period, F/A-18C/D Hornets and F/A-18E/F Super Hornets released 36 GBU-12F/B bombs fitted with recently upgraded paveway II DMLGB guidance kits. The weapons were used in tactically representative...

2013-08-28 16:20:34

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The first flight of an F/A-18 Advanced Super Hornet prototype featuring conformal fuel tanks (CFT) designed and built by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), took place earlier this month. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=20707. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) The design and assembly of the tanks were completed in less...