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2014-07-22 12:21:00

Open architecture modernization effort updates obsolete equipment and enables a hardware backbone for increased cybersecurity MCLEAN, Va., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a $12 million task order for a full range of engineering services to continue modernizing the Ship Self-Defense System Mark 2 (SSDS MK2). The contract has a potential value of $61 million over five years, if all options are exercised....

2014-07-22 08:22:43

BALTIMORE, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Tameika N. Hollis, vice president, Engineering, Manufacturing and Logistics (EM&L) for the Advanced Concepts and Technologies Division (AC&TD) in its Electronic Systems sector, effective immediately. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26607 In...

2014-07-17 20:20:34

B-2 bomber inspires employees, guests with re-enactment of the historic first takeoff PALMDALE, Calif., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For several goose bump-filled minutes today at U.S. Air Force Plant 42, it was July 17, 1989, all over again. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26558 Just as they had on that historic day 25 years ago, several thousand...

2014-07-14 20:20:25

LINTHICUM, Md., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) officially broke ground on a new $20 million Maryland Space Assembly and Test (M-SAT) facility on the back of its Baltimore campus adjacent to Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Photos accompanying this release are available at:http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26478 In attendance at the...

2014-07-11 16:20:37

FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today that it has named Mark A. Caylor, corporate vice president, president of Enterprise Services and chief strategy officer, and Stephen C. Movius, corporate vice president and treasurer. Caylor's position is effective immediately and he will continue to report to Wes Bush, chairman, chief executive officer and president. Movius' position is effective Aug. 1 and he continues to...

2014-07-11 12:20:45

SALT LAKE CITY, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Salt Lake City facility has announced the two winners of its sixth annual Engineering Scholars program, which will provide $20,000 in college scholarships this fall to high school seniors in the Greater Salt Lake City area interested in studying engineering, computer science, physics or math. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Photos accompanying this release are...

2014-07-09 16:20:37

AZUSA, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Azusa campus recently concluded its year-end activities for the company's High School Involvement Partnership (HIP) program with its tenth annual engineering competition and an awards dinner. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26400. The Northrop Grumman HIP...

2014-07-08 08:38:48

$250,000 Contribution Will Assist Program in Accelerating Veterans' Transition to Civilian Life Through Employment Opportunities with Virginia Tech Companies HERNDON, Va., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) today announced that Northrop Grumman Corporation will be the lead sponsor of the NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative, contributing $250,000 to help veterans with what they identify as their greatest challenge in transitioning...

2014-07-07 16:20:41

REDONDO BEACH, Calif., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has announced the promotion of two executives to vice president positions within the Aerospace Systems sector's engineering and global product development organization. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Photos accompanying this release are available at:http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26335. Patrick Neary has been appointed vice president of...

2014-07-03 12:20:50

PALMDALE, Calif., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle Seahawk football player DeShawn Shead spoke to intern students, military personnel and employees about the value of top performance during a visit to Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Palmdale Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Photos accompanying this release are available at:http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=26308 Shead was part...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'