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2014-05-16 12:21:43

REDONDO BEACH, Calif., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will highlight its expertise in protecting the nation, our allies and advancing space exploration at the 30th Space Symposium. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO The forum, held May 19-22 at the Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado, invites global leaders to envision the future of space. Northrop Grumman will host the opening ceremony Monday, May 19 at 6 p.m. at the International...

2014-05-12 16:21:33

CANBERRA, Australia, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is collaborating with the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, to study airworthiness requirements for operating unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in Australia. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO The collaboration involves developing solutions for safely and efficiently operating UAS in all airspace environments with a particular focus on larger...

2014-05-08 16:21:09

FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will participate in the RBC Capital Markets 2014 Aerospace & Defense Investor Day Thursday, May 15. Jim Palmer, corporate vice president and chief financial officer, will present beginning at 11:20 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live at www.northropgrumman.com. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company...

2014-05-08 12:21:06

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 2,000 pounds of food was collected at Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Charlottesville campus for the Blue Ridge Area and Thomas Jefferson Area food banks. The company's 450 Charlottesville employees collected 2,637 individual food items in only two weeks. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO The donation resulted from Northrop Grumman's first Engineering Week (E-Week) Department Food Drive...

2014-05-08 08:23:00

Company's Melbourne campus poised for growth MELBOURNE, Fla., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) announced today it is making additional new investments in its Melbourne-based Manned Aircraft Design Center of Excellence. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Initial plans call for a new 220,000 square foot building and the addition of 300 employees, with the potential for additional jobs and capacity in the future. These...

2014-05-07 16:20:53

FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will exhibit its range of global defense and security solutions at the world's largest unmanned systems conference and trade show next week. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO The Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International's Unmanned Systems 2014 will take place May 12-15 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Northrop Grumman's display...

2014-05-05 12:22:02

FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has named Diane M. Balderson, vice president, Contracts and Pricing, reporting to James F. Palmer, corporate vice president and chief financial officer. She will succeed Harry Q.H. Lee, who will retire from Northrop Grumman at the end of 2014. Lee will work with Balderson to ensure a smooth transition. Until his retirement, Lee will continue to have primary responsibility for all contract and...

2014-04-30 16:21:18

FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will highlight significant advances in developing, producing and modernizing U.S. military systems and related technologies at the Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) Mission Solutions Summit. The event will be held May 4-6 at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Northrop Grumman's booth...

2014-04-24 12:22:15

Top rated aerospace and defense company; moves up from 29th in 2013 FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been ranked 28th on DiversityInc's annual list for the Top 50 Companies for Diversity. The company moved up one spot in the rankings from 2013 and remained the top rated aerospace and defense company. Northrop Grumman was also named one of the top ten companies for employee resource groups and veterans....

2014-04-22 16:32:58

CANBERRA, Australia, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the University of Sydney have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to explore areas of common interest in providing educational, research initiatives and training programs that build local capacity across various sectors in Australia. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO A photo accompanying this release is available at...


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