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Salon.com
CIA official to head new bureau for background checksPhalen Jr., who starts next week as the new bureau’s first director, was vice p
CIA official to head new bureau for background checks
Salon.com / Posted 39 minutes ago
Phalen Jr., who starts next week as the new bureau’s first director, was vice president of corporate security for Northrop Grumman Corp. after spending 30 years working in government positions, including stints at the FBI and CIA, where he... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton: 5 Ways to Invest Your Money (Depending on Who Wins)are the one area where defense spending is rising. Elbit Systems (ESLT) is Isra
Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton: 5 Ways to Invest Your Money (Depending on Who Wins)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 hours ago
are the one area where defense spending is rising. Elbit Systems (ESLT) is Israel's leading specialist in drones, and Northrop Grumman (NOC) is the leading maker of drones, among other things. These may be good bets no matter who wins. THE... Read more
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CNET
Could leaders at Paris summit find climate answers in space?fantasy, small practical steps are actually being taken toward implementing the
Could leaders at Paris summit find climate answers in space?
CNET / Posted 23 hours ago
fantasy, small practical steps are actually being taken toward implementing them. In April, a partnership between Northrop Grumman and CalTech committed over $17 million to the development of space solar power technology and last week,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Making space rocket fuel from water could drive a power revolution on EarthCredit: NASA/Northrop Grumman/William Furlong Researchers led by NASA's former
Making space rocket fuel from water could drive a power revolution on Earth
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Credit: NASA/Northrop Grumman/William Furlong Researchers led by NASA's former chief technologist are hoping to launch a satellite carrying water as the source of its fuel. The team from Cornell University, guided by Mason Peck, want their device to... Read more
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TheBull
US backs initial Triton drone productionThe US military has given the go-ahead for low rate initial production of the N
US backs initial Triton drone production
TheBull / Posted 2 days ago
The US military has given the go-ahead for low rate initial production of the Northrop Grumman Triton long-range unmanned surveillance aircraft, a key step to service with the US Navy and Australia. NG Triton program director Doug Shaffer said... Read more
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CNBC
Here’s how you can profit off of the presidential debatenight debate. Defense stocks are currently up more than 9 percent year-to-date,
Here’s how you can profit off of the presidential debate
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
night debate. Defense stocks are currently up more than 9 percent year-to-date, led by big names like Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman, which have risen over 13 percent and 15 percent this year, respectively. In Wald's opinion, one of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Meet the Raider: Air Force releases first details of top secret B-21rendering. The rendering bears more than a passing resemblance to the Air Forc
Meet the Raider: Air Force releases first details of top secret B-21
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
rendering. The rendering bears more than a passing resemblance to the Air Force's B-2 bomber, which is also made by Northrop Grumman. However the new document reveals it may not be that accurate. 'The released rendering shows a flying-wing... Read more
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PhysOrg
A mechanical harmony to NASA's Webb Telescope sunshieldfor inspection. In this photo, engineers and scientists examine the sunshield l
A mechanical harmony to NASA's Webb Telescope sunshield
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
for inspection. In this photo, engineers and scientists examine the sunshield layers on this full-sized test unit. Credit: Northrop Grumman Corporation/Alex Evers NASA's James Webb Space Telescope has a giant custom-built, kite-shaped sunshield... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Several J-STARS planes grounded after 'trend of mishaps'Command) is concerned about a trend of mishaps, mostly minor but at least one s
Several J-STARS planes grounded after 'trend of mishaps'
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
Command) is concerned about a trend of mishaps, mostly minor but at least one significant, that appear associated with the Northrop Grumman Lake Charles Maintenance and Modification Center that performs depot maintenance on the E-8 fleet." The... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
US Air Force set to replace intercontinental nuke arsenalBritish in America's Revolutionary War. The prize will likely go to one of the
US Air Force set to replace intercontinental nuke arsenal
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
British in America's Revolutionary War. The prize will likely go to one of the three US defense giants: Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Boeing, and the new missile will be equipped with state-of-the-art electronics while being protected... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US Air Force set to replace intercontinental nuke arsenalBritish in America's Revolutionary War. The prize will likely go to one of the
US Air Force set to replace intercontinental nuke arsenal
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
British in America's Revolutionary War. The prize will likely go to one of the three US defense giants: Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Boeing, and the new missile will be equipped with state-of-the-art electronics while being protected... Read more
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The Borneo Post
US Air Force set to replace intercontinental nuke arsenalBritish in America’s Revolutionary War. The prize will likely go to one of the
US Air Force set to replace intercontinental nuke arsenal
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
British in America’s Revolutionary War. The prize will likely go to one of the three US defense giants: Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Boeing, and the new missile will be equipped with state-of-the-art electronics while being protected... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US Air Force set to replace intercontinental nuke arsenalBritish in America’s Revolutionary War. The prize will likely go to one of the
US Air Force set to replace intercontinental nuke arsenal
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
British in America’s Revolutionary War. The prize will likely go to one of the three US defense giants: Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Boeing, and the new missile will be equipped with state-of-the-art electronics while being protected... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Nawaz Sharif want trade access to the US marketCEO, EPC executive vice president, Metlife associate general counsel, McLarty A
Nawaz Sharif want trade access to the US market
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
CEO, EPC executive vice president, Metlife associate general counsel, McLarty Associates senior adviser and Agilvy Public Northrop Grumman CEO were prominent attendees during the occasion. What do you think about the story ? Leave your... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NCTC shows off aerospace facility remodel, donated aircraftand hangar space. One of the college's most recent donations sat on display for
NCTC shows off aerospace facility remodel, donated aircraft
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
and hangar space. One of the college's most recent donations sat on display for the curious to take a closer look. Northrop Grumman Corp. recently donated 13 aircraft from its Bat unmanned aircraft systems program to the college for its... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Bob Carr hits back at allegations he is inappropriately supporting Chinese governmentAustralian Strategic Policy Institute] receives money from US arms companies, i
Bob Carr hits back at allegations he is inappropriately supporting Chinese government
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Australian Strategic Policy Institute] receives money from US arms companies, it received funding from Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon," he said. "I think a think-tank that is urging a policy of some hostility towards China -... Read more
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Manning River Times
Bob Carr hits back at allegations he is inappropriately supporting Chinese governmentAustralian Strategic Policy Institute] receives money from US arms companies, i
Bob Carr hits back at allegations he is inappropriately supporting Chinese government
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
Australian Strategic Policy Institute] receives money from US arms companies, it received funding from Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon," he said. "I think a think-tank that is urging a policy of some hostility towards China -... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Bob Carr hits back at allegations he is inappropriately supporting Chinese governmentAustralian Strategic Policy Institute] receives money from US arms companies, i
Bob Carr hits back at allegations he is inappropriately supporting Chinese government
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
Australian Strategic Policy Institute] receives money from US arms companies, it received funding from Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon," he said. "I think a think-tank that is urging a policy of some hostility towards China -... Read more
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USA Today
James Webb telescope to see first stars and galaxiesStefanie Milam, the mission’s deputy project scientist for planetary science, o
James Webb telescope to see first stars and galaxies
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Stefanie Milam, the mission’s deputy project scientist for planetary science, on Thursday visited the Melbourne offices of Northrop Grumman, the Webb telescope’s prime contractor. Dr. John C. Mather, a JWST Senior Project Scientist at Goddard... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
HUBZone should mean more work, jobs for Globalopportunities. “HUBZone opens up many doors for defense contracts,” he said. “
HUBZone should mean more work, jobs for Global
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
opportunities. “HUBZone opens up many doors for defense contracts,” he said. “We have started getting calls from Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin already.” Russo said Lockheed Martin is scheduled to visit the site this... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
U-2 crash shows why some want drones to replace spy planesthe retirement of the U-2 after 2018. That timeline corresponds with the expec
U-2 crash shows why some want drones to replace spy planes
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
the retirement of the U-2 after 2018. That timeline corresponds with the expected addition of enhanced sensors for Northrop Grumman Corp.’s Global Hawk surveillance and reconnaissance drone. In the president’s budget request, the Air Force... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Orlando airport to open USO Welcome CenterWalt Disney World and SeaWorld Orlando. The play room donated by SeaWorld feat
Orlando airport to open USO Welcome Center
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
Walt Disney World and SeaWorld Orlando. The play room donated by SeaWorld features painted walls of coral reefs and fish. Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin also donated to help cover the starting costs of close to $1 million, higher than the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando airport opens USO Welcome CenterWalt Disney World and SeaWorld Orlando. The play room donated by SeaWorld feat
Orlando airport opens USO Welcome Center
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Walt Disney World and SeaWorld Orlando. The play room donated by SeaWorld features painted walls of coral reefs and fish. Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin also donated to help cover the starting costs of close to $1 million, higher than the... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Boeing Stock: Here’s Why I Remain Bullish on Boeing Corationalized their fleets. Now a single plane can perform more tasks, while dro
Boeing Stock: Here’s Why I Remain Bullish on Boeing Co
Profit Confidential / Posted 9 days ago
rationalized their fleets. Now a single plane can perform more tasks, while drones have changed the game of aerial warfare. Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has secured the last major new military aerospace contract for the strategic nuclear... Read more
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News.com.au
Interesting name for future US stealth bomberwarplanes that staged a surprise attack against Japan during World War II. A c
Interesting name for future US stealth bomber
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
warplanes that staged a surprise attack against Japan during World War II. A company that specialises in military systems, Northrop Grumman, won a contract in October to develop and build 100 of the new bombers, which are scheduled to come into... Read more
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The Washington Times
Air Force B-21 Raider gets name, can strike anywhere on Earth after U.S. launchan operational plan in late April, just days after the Doolittle raid,” Smithso
Air Force B-21 Raider gets name, can strike anywhere on Earth after U.S. launch
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
an operational plan in late April, just days after the Doolittle raid,” Smithsonian said. The B-21 Raider will be built by Northrop Grumman and rolled out in the mid-2020s, Fox News reported. It will be able to strike anywhere on the planet after... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New B-21 bomber named 'Raider' - US Air ForceWASHINGTON: Northrop Grumman Corp's B-21 long-range bomber will be called "Raid
New B-21 bomber named 'Raider' - US Air Force
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON: Northrop Grumman Corp's B-21 long-range bomber will be called "Raider," U.S. Air Force Secretary Deborah James said on Monday. The estimated US$80 billion (£61.3 billion) programme has been shrouded in secrecy since its inception for... Read more
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Business Insider
America's next generation stealth bomber just got its namenewest stealth bomber, the B-21, finally has a name. Raider. Announced at the
America's next generation stealth bomber just got its name
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
newest stealth bomber, the B-21, finally has a name. Raider. Announced at the annual Air Force Association's conference, Northrop Grumman's B-21 is named after famed World War II air commander Gen. James Doolittle's famous group. The name for... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
US UK Military Ready Prototypes For Laser Weapon Systemsweapons aboard naval ships. The U.S. Navy's Office of Naval Research (ONR) has
US UK Military Ready Prototypes For Laser Weapon Systems
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 10 days ago
weapons aboard naval ships. The U.S. Navy's Office of Naval Research (ONR) has sealed a 12-month, $53-million deal with Northrop Grumman to develop a Laser Weapon System Demonstrator (LWSD) through three phases: initial design, ground-testing,... Read more
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The Signal
Northrop Grumman exec offers tips to potential suppliersKevin Mitchell, vice president of global supply chain at Northrop Grumman Aeros
Northrop Grumman exec offers tips to potential suppliers
The Signal / Posted 12 days ago
Kevin Mitchell, vice president of global supply chain at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, the world’s fifth-largest defense contractor, addressed a capacity audience of more than 70 aerospace business leaders at the SCV Aerospace & Defense... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Boeing's fighter jet future hinges on trainer for 2020s acesfactory hub in St. Louis on the line. The world's largest aerospace company fa
Boeing's fighter jet future hinges on trainer for 2020s aces
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
factory hub in St. Louis on the line. The world's largest aerospace company faces a dogfight with Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon for the contract to produce about 350 jets through the T-X advanced trainer program. The... Read more
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T3
The US Navy is planning to arm its ships with real-life prototype laser weaponsprogram, which will see the Office of Naval Research team up with American glob
The US Navy is planning to arm its ships with real-life prototype laser weapons
T3 / Posted 13 days ago
program, which will see the Office of Naval Research team up with American global aerospace and defense technology Northrop Grumman, will cost $53 million and see the resulting weapon platform rolled out across destroyers, cruisers and even... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Empty office buildings can leave a mark10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a mili
Empty office buildings can leave a mark
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a military radar system production plant by Northrop Grumman before the contractor left the facility in 2012, Norden Park has seen the departures of Tauck’s headquarters... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Empty office buildings can leave a mark10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a mili
Empty office buildings can leave a mark
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a military radar system production plant by Northrop Grumman before the contractor left the facility in 2012, Norden Park has seen the departures of Tauck’s headquarters... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Empty office buildings can leave a mark10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a mili
Empty office buildings can leave a mark
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a military radar system production plant by Northrop Grumman before the contractor left the facility in 2012, Norden Park has seen the departures of Tauck’s headquarters... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Empty office buildings can leave a mark10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a mili
Empty office buildings can leave a mark
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a military radar system production plant by Northrop Grumman before the contractor exited the facility in 2012, Norden Park has more recently seen the departures of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Empty office buildings can leave a mark10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a mili
Empty office buildings can leave a mark
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a military radar system production plant by Northrop Grumman before the contractor exited the facility in 2012, Norden Park has more recently seen the departures of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Empty office buildings can leave a mark10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a mili
Empty office buildings can leave a mark
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
10 Norden Place, in the Norden Park complex, and 230 East Ave. Built as a military radar system production plant by Northrop Grumman before the contractor exited the facility in 2012, Norden Park has more recently seen the departures of... Read more
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The Columbian
Boeing’s fighter jet future hinges on contestfactory hub in St. Louis on the line. The world’s largest aerospace company fa
Boeing’s fighter jet future hinges on contest
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
factory hub in St. Louis on the line. The world’s largest aerospace company faces a dogfight with Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon for the contract to produce about 350 jets through the T-X advanced trainer program. The... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Main Street Arena in Charlottesville For Saleidea of renovating the existing Waynesboro High School instead of building a ne
Main Street Arena in Charlottesville For Sale
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 15 days ago
idea of renovating the existing Waynesboro High School instead of building a new one. Va Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State ContractVa Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State Contract A panel of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Region Ten Hosts Seminar on Mental Health at Albemarle Co. Churchidea of renovating the existing Waynesboro High School instead of building a ne
Region Ten Hosts Seminar on Mental Health at Albemarle Co. Church
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
idea of renovating the existing Waynesboro High School instead of building a new one. Va Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State ContractVa Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State Contract A panel of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Virginia Nonprofit Group Files Defamation Suit Against Katie CouricPrograms this year, allowing middle school students to explore their true passi
Virginia Nonprofit Group Files Defamation Suit Against Katie Couric
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
Programs this year, allowing middle school students to explore their true passions. Va Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State ContractVa Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State Contract A panel of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Samantha Clarke Still Missing 6 Years LaterPrograms this year, allowing middle school students to explore their true passi
Samantha Clarke Still Missing 6 Years Later
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
Programs this year, allowing middle school students to explore their true passions. Va Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State ContractVa Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State Contract A panel of... Read more
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Business Wire
USBLN Technology HUB to Connect Certified Disability-Owned Businesses to Corporate Buyerspromote job creation and provide people with disabilities greater self-employme
USBLN Technology HUB to Connect Certified Disability-Owned Businesses to Corporate Buyers
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
promote job creation and provide people with disabilities greater self-employment and economic opportunities. “At Northrop Grumman Corporation, we strive to provide equal access and opportunity to all suppliers,” said Gloria Pualani,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Va. Women's Chorus Holding Benefit Concert at Old Cabell HallWith a Cop, a program designed to develop relationships with youth in the commu
Va. Women's Chorus Holding Benefit Concert at Old Cabell Hall
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
With a Cop, a program designed to develop relationships with youth in the community. Va Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State ContractVa Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State Contract A panel of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Va Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State ContractThe state could be heading toward a legal showdown over substantial disagreemen
Va Leaders Confront Disputes with Northrop Grumman over State Contract
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
The state could be heading toward a legal showdown over substantial disagreements with information technology giant Northrop Grumman. Virginia leaders plan to phase out a massive contract with Northrop Grumman that deals with state agency computers,... Read more
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Daily Press
Ugly divorce: State fights with IT contract giant Northrop Grummanand arguments over money. Virginia's IT arm, the Virginia Information Technolo
Ugly divorce: State fights with IT contract giant Northrop Grumman
Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
and arguments over money. Virginia's IT arm, the Virginia Information Technologies Agency, has accused lead contractor Northrop Grumman five times this year of breach of contract. There's a nearly $10 million gap, and counting, between payments... Read more
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The Space Review
Selecting from the flight demonstration spectrumprogram to test the flexible wing’s aerodynamic characteristics.8,9 , White Kni
Selecting from the flight demonstration spectrum
The Space Review / Posted 17 days ago
program to test the flexible wing’s aerodynamic characteristics.8,9 , White Knight was also used to briefly carry a Northrop Grumman radar pod (see Figure 4) prior to its retirement to a museum. Figure 4: Scaled Composite’s White Knight One... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Cyber Skills In High Demand Well Into The FutureCollege, which offers degrees in cybersecurity, the top 10 employers of cyberse
Cyber Skills In High Demand Well Into The Future
Online Recruitment / Posted 17 days ago
College, which offers degrees in cybersecurity, the top 10 employers of cybersecurity professionals are (in order) Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics, Science Applications International Corp., ManTech International, PricewaterhouseCoopers,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Virgin Galactic restarts its flight test program for space tourismatmosphere. The NTSB placed most of the blame on the plane's builder, Mojave-b
Virgin Galactic restarts its flight test program for space tourism
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 days ago
atmosphere. The NTSB placed most of the blame on the plane's builder, Mojave-based Scaled Composites, which is owned by Northrop Grumman Corp. The agency said the plane's design should have protected against the possibility of this human... Read more
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