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2014-04-14 12:21:21

PALMDALE, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Students from Antelope Valley area high schools proved on April 5 that imagination and dedication can ignite innovation. Competing in the annual Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) High School Innovation Challenge (HSIC), the students took on an engineering problem with limited budget, resources and time. The challenge is modeled each year after a current Northrop Grumman program or engineering capability....

2014-03-17 08:22:17

PALMDALE, Calif., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Palmdale has recognized Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) commitment to the Antelope Valley with a commendation for the company's designation of its Palmdale site as one of two Aircraft Integration centers of excellence in the country. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO This month marks the anniversary of the site being named an Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence. Northrop Grumman's...

2014-01-08 16:20:49

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, or SOFIA, will become a flying classroom for teachers during research flights in the next few months. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Twelve two-person teams have been selected for SOFIA's Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors program, representing educators from 10 states. Each will be paired with a professional astronomer to observe first-hand how airborne...

2013-12-24 08:20:40

PALMDALE, Calif., Dec. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE: NOC) Palmdale Integration Center of Excellence employees provided more than $105,000 to local organizations, benefiting homeless shelters, the disabled, elder and children care services, and food banks as a part of their annual holiday giving campaign. The company has supported this employee-driven program for more than 50 years. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO)...

2013-10-07 20:21:29

REDONDO BEACH UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT AWARDS PSOMASFMG CONTRACT TO INSTALL SOLAR ON 12 DISTRICT SCHOOLS REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In November 2012 the voters of Redondo Beach passed Bond Measure Q which included funding for a district wide 1.6 Mega Watt solar energy project. The solar system will offset 70% of energy used by the schools, reducing the District's electricity bills, and consumption from Edison, totaling approximately $15 Million in...

2013-10-03 20:20:25

PALMDALE, Calif., Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) delivered the center fuselage for Australia's first F-35 Lightning II aircraft to Lockheed Martin on Sept. 23. This center fuselage will be integrated into a conventional takeoff and landing variant of the F-35 and represents the first of 100 center fuselages that will be manufactured at Palmdale for the Royal Australian Air Force. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO)...

2013-10-01 23:37:24

(877) 20-SOLAR by Solar Center is now providing Palmdale with zero down solar energy systems. Full details are available at http://www.gosolarcenter.com. Palmdale, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 The leading Palmdale solar energy company, Solar Center, is pleased to that their (877) 20-SOLAR subsidiary is now offering zero down solar energy systems in Palmdale. (877) 20-SOLAR is dedicated to serving every aspect of the Palmdale solar energy market. High energy costs are causing Southern...

2013-08-12 23:02:02

Leading tarp and canopy supplier in the antelope Valley plans major expansion for its retail entity in 2014. Plamdale, Ca (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 In September 2012 Abadak Inc. decided to open up its own retail store offering its unique brand of tarps, canopies, pop-up tents and various type of covers and out door specialty gear. Since then, the store has become a smashing success. The makeshift retail facility was built connected to its distribution warehouse on trade center drive. Now...

2013-07-26 08:20:39

Fifth year that Northrop Grumman Foundation will fund student and teacher participation FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Northrop Grumman Foundation has announced the sponsorship of middle school students and teachers from across the United States to attend Space Camp® July 27-Aug. 1 at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center (USSRC) in Huntsville, Ala. This is the fifth year that the foundation has funded Space Camp® sponsorships. "We are committed to generating...

2013-07-23 08:21:59

PALMDALE, Calif., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) delivered the center fuselage for Italy's first F-35 Lightning II to the newly commissioned Final Assembly and Check Out (FACO) facility at Italy's Cameri Air Base July 12. This on-time delivery to Lockheed Martin enables the first assembly of an F-35 aircraft at the FACO facility and increases international participation on the F-35 program. (Logo:...