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2014-08-12 12:21:17

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) to supply its space inertial reference system for NASA's Solar Probe Plus program. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=27020. Under a nearly $3 million contract,...

2014-08-12 12:21:14

Employees earn $125 bonus payout for top-tier performance and exceeding customer satisfaction goals in July CHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines today announced that it is rewarding all eligible employees with a cash bonus for exceeding the airline's on-time arrival and departure performance goals for the month of July. United's goal for on-time performance is to be first or second among the largest four U.S. carriers. The on-time arrival rate is based on flights...

2014-08-12 12:20:54

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been rated the number one aerospace and defense (A&D) company in the 2014 Gartner Supply Chain Top 25: A&D report, published Aug. 5, for the second year in a row. This is the 10th annual Gartner Supply Chain survey, conducted to raise awareness of the supply chain discipline and how it impacts the business, according to Gartner. The rankings are based on company and supply chain...

2014-08-12 08:40:26

Analytics and Mobile Solutions from SAP Make Responsive State and Local Government Simple INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that the State of Indiana has chosen the SAP HANA® platform as the foundation for a management initiative, driven by Governor Mike Pence, to improve data efficiency across state government. The project, dubbed the Management and Performance Hub (MPH), will empower state leaders and citizens alike to track the state's...

2014-08-12 08:20:57

Hertz NeverLost® 'Companion' App Provides Mobile Access to More than 10 Million U.S. Destinations Which Sync to the Hertz NeverLost® GPS Navigation System NAPLES, Fla., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hertz (NYSE: HTZ) and Navigation Solutions today announced the launch of Hertz NeverLost® Companion, the first-of-its-kind travel destination app among major car rental companies. NeverLost® GPS Companion facilitates integrated trip planning and navigation, giving travelers the ability to...

2014-08-11 16:20:42

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Every month, National Car Rental's "Emerald Aisle" locations compete against one another at 65 airports throughout the U.S., not only focusing on customer service scores, but also car-class categories and mileage criteria. In fact, this triple-pronged measurement - called the Emerald Club Scorecard - specifically tracks mileage to ensure "Emerald Aisle" locations are providing vehicles with less than 20,000 miles....

2014-08-11 12:21:13

NEW SERVICE ON SOUTHWEST AIRLINES OFFERS NONSTOP OPTIONS FROM ORANGE COUNTY/SANTA ANA, ATLANTA, AND BALTIMORE/WASHINGTON DALLAS, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) launched initial service to Mexico with inaugural flights over the weekend that bring new flight options offering the value and legendary Customer Service delivered by the Employees of Southwest, the United States' largest carrier in terms of domestic passengers boarded. The nonstop routes...

2014-08-11 08:22:09

Compared to 2013, the Unofficial End of Summer to See 20% Increase in Demand for Air Tickets, More than 30% Increase in Demand for Hotel Rooms, More than 35% Increase in Car Rental Demand BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Booking data from Expedia.com®, one of the world's largest full service online travel sites(1), shows that Labor Day weekend 2014 should see a considerable increase in travelers booking air tickets, hotel room and rental cars compared to Labor Day...

2014-08-11 04:20:12

CyberCenturion competition to be launched in UK, an opportunity for young people to engage with real challenges of cyber defence LONDON, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has entered into a collaborative partnership with Cyber Security Challenge U.K. under which it will bring the proven U.S. national youth cyber education programme, CyberPatriot, to the U.K. for the first time as part of the company's commitment to promoting science, technology,...

2014-08-08 16:20:32

LINTHICUM, Md., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has appointed Michael J. Meaney, vice president, Advanced Land and Self-Protection Systems, 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=26995 In his new...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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