Grumman's Common Infrared Countermeasure (CIRCM) system will help protect U.S.
Grumman's infrared countermeasures are enabling missions worldwide, having been installed on more than 1,500 aircraft of more than 80 types worldwide.
"This contract award marks our first mission with Space Norway and we appreciate the confidence they have in our capabilities to deliver high quality communication satellites," said Frank DeMauro, sector vice president and general manager, space systems, Northrop
It enables Northrop
Grumman to machine complex parts on divergent machines and then drill precision hole-bores.
As a direct result of that success, Northrop
and his wife and partner, Carla Northrop
, vice president and CEO of the company, in 2018 decided to seek a new level of growth for the company.
Grumman Corporation is an American global aerospace and defense technology company formed by Northrop
's 1994 purchase of Grumman.
On a pro forma 2017 basis, Northrop
Grumman expects to have sales in the range of USD 29.5 to USD 30bn based on current guidance.
"Flying Wings & Radical Things: Northrop
's Secret Aerospace Projects & Concepts 1939-1994" by aviation enthusiasts and historian Tony Chong unveils Northrop
's once-secret radical designs, many for the first time, with never-before-published drawings, models, and photos of such novel concepts as a ship-based vertical take-off and landing fighter, a supersonic intercontinental cruise missile, a rocket-boosted jet spaceplane trainer, and a radical combination truck/aircraft/boat cargo vehicle.
Grumman allegedly contaminated groundwater in Bethpage, New York, and the state's Department of Environment Conservation gave the company in November 2014 no more than 90 days to clean it up.
Under the five-year contract, Northrop
Grumman will provide information technology, professional services and subject matter expertise in the areas of architecture, engineering and development services.
Leading industry partners in aviation sustainment, training and operations will be brought together to offer innovative solutions for MNG, said a statement from Northrop