0
comments
Business

U.S. Air Force awards Lockheed Martin contract for next set of infrared surveillance satellites

Posted March 11, 2013 by

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin a $284.4 million fixed-price contract to procure long lead parts for the fifth and sixth Geosynchronous Earth Orbit satellites in the Space Based Infrared System missile warning constellation. Featuring a mix of GEO satellites, hosted payloads in highly elliptical earth (HEO) orbit, and associated ground hardware and…

Full Story »

0
comments
Business

Wyle wins $39.9 million award to provide engineering analyses for the U.S. Army

Posted August 31, 2013 by

Wyle has been awarded a task order worth $39.9 million to provide engineering and logistical analyses to improve the reliability of U.S. Army ground combat systems, tactical wheeled vehicles, associated subsystems and related test equipment and infrastructure while lowering life cycle costs. Under the award from the Defense Technical Information Center’s Reliability Information Analysis Center,…

Full Story »

0
comments
Business

AFSPC, SMC awards 17 contracts under Broad Agency Announcement

Posted November 9, 2012 by timchisham

The U.S. Air Force Space Command’s Space and Missile Systems Center at Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., announced Sept. 28 that it has awarded 17 contracts totaling $84.3 million as a result of a Broad Agency Announcement released in April for the “Protected Military Satellite Communications Design for Affordability Risk Reduction Demonstration.” This composite…

Full Story »

Northrop Grumman image
0
comments
Business

Northrop Grumman completes lunar lander study for Golden Spike Company

Posted May 10, 2013 by

Northrop Grumman image This figure shows a preliminary sketch of the minimalist ascent pod with surface habitat concept packaged in a five-meter diameter payload fairing. The pressurized compartments and propellant tanks easily fit in the available space. Ascent thrusters are mounted on outriggers that are folded up to fit in the payload fairing and the…

Full Story »

Northrop Grumman photograph by Alex Evers
0
comments
Business

Northrop Grumman ships payload module two months early for AEHF satellite

Posted April 11, 2014 by

Northrop Grumman Corporation continued its record of shipping Advanced Extremely High Frequency satellite payload modules ahead of schedule when the fourth arrived Feb. 11, nearly two months early, at Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Sunnyvale, Calif., AEHF system prime contractor.

Full Story »

0
comments
Business

Northrop Grumman awarded H-1 helicopter mission computer contract by U.S. Navy

Posted February 15, 2013 by

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. – Northrop Grumman has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command to provide Gen II mission computers for the H-1 Upgrade helicopter program. Under the $9.3 million firm-fixed-price order, Northrop Grumman will supply Gen II mission computers and trays for the H-1 Upgrade program’s Lot 10 production aircraft….

Full Story »

Northrop Grumman photograph
0
comments
Business

Northrop Grumman’s F-35 supplier in Israel delivers first advanced composite component from FMS

Posted June 14, 2013 by

Northrop Grumman’s supplier in Israel – Elbit Systems-Cyclone – delivered its first advanced composite component for the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter center fuselage produced by Northrop Grumman.

Full Story »

0
comments
Business

Boeing receives $2 billion C-17 aircraft sustainment contract

Posted October 12, 2012 by

Boeing will continue assuring the worldwide availability of C-17 aircraft, which provide vital military and humanitarian airlift capability, through a $2 billion follow-on contract it recently received from the U.S. Department of Defense. The C-17 Globemaster III Integrated Sustainment Program provides support services such as forecasting, purchasing and material management for the C-17 and all…

Full Story »

0
comments
Business

Boeing ships fifth WGS satellite to Cape Canaveral for 2013 launch

Posted March 15, 2013 by

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – Boeing recently shipped its fifth Wideband Global SATCOM satellite, which will provide the U.S. Air Force with faster transmission of airborne intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance imagery, to Cape Canaveral in Florida for this year’s planned launch. Part of the upgraded Block II series, the satellite arrived at the Astrotech processing facility…

Full Story »

WEB_NG-super-hornet
0
comments
Business

F/A-18 Advanced Super Hornet prototype flies with Northrop Grumman-built conformal fuel tanks

Posted August 31, 2013 by

The first flight of an F/A-18 Advanced Super Hornet prototype featuring conformal fuel tanks designed and built by Northrop Grumman, took place earlier this month.

Full Story »


All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin