Radar Systems

Radar Systems

Northrop Grumman Begins Flight Testing of New MP-RTIP Radar Technology

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Oct. 2, 2006 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has started flight testing a new airborne surveillance radar for the Global Hawk unmanned aerial system to provide unprecedented situational awareness to battlefield commanders. Northrop Grumman Corporation has started flight testing a new airborne surveillance radar for the Global Hawk unmanned aerial system on the...

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Engineering Software

Northrop Grumman Showcases Comprehensive Suite of Geospatial Intelligence Solutions at GEOINT 2006

ORLANDO, Nov. 8, 2006 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will highlight solutions to support the national security and intelligence communities next week at the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation's GEOINT 2006 Symposium. The exposition will be held Nov. 13-16 at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Northrop Grumman will feature geospatial solutions for...

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Radar Systems

Northrop Grumman Successfully Demonstrates Synthetic Aperture Laser Radar for Tactical Imagery

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Aug. 10, 2006 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has successfully designed, built and flight demonstrated one of the world's first synthetic aperture laser radar systems. Under Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) funding, the Synthetic Aperture Ladar for Tactical Imaging (SALTI) program transfers synthetic aperture radar (SAR) technologies,...

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Radar Systems

Northrop Grumman to Provide U.S. Air Force with B-1 Radar Components

BALTIMORE, Oct. 18, 2006 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide radar system spares in support of the ongoing B-1 bomber sustainment effort. The B-1 aircraft provides a unique long range strike capability with a large and varied payload. The B-1's offensive radar system, also known as the AN/APQ-164, was designed and manufactured...

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Compasses

Northrop Grumman Supplies Integrated Bridge Systems for New Ships in Turkey

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Aug. 10, 2006 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Sperry Marine business unit continues to expand its order book for integrated bridge systems (IBSs) with contracts for four new ships to be built in Turkey. Sperry Marine will supply the complete suite of electronic navigation and communication systems for the four 3,600 deadweight ton specialty tankers, which will...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Arklow Shipping Embraces 'Paperless' Navigation with Electronic Charting Systems from Northrop Grumman

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., June 21, 2006 -- Arklow Shipping has placed orders with Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) to supply integrated bridge systems (IBSs), featuring a new paperless" navigation capability, for six new ships to be built in Spain. The IBSs, built by the company's Sperry Marine business unit, will include dual electronic chart display and information systems (ECDIS) with...

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Radar Systems

Northrop Grumman Supplies Electronic Navigation and Communication System for One of the World's Largest Cruise Ships

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., June 5, 2006 -- Freedom of the Seas - Royal Caribbean's newest and biggest passenger cruise ship, which enters regular service this month - has been equipped with an advanced, state-of-the-art suite of navigation and communication electronics by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC). At 160,000 gross tons and carrying more than 3,600 passengers and 1,400 crew, Freedom of...

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Instrument Displays

Northrop Grumman Receives Type Approval for Marine Radars

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Nov. 30, 2006 - Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has received type approval from the U.K. certification body QinetiQ for its new-generation marine radar systems. The QinetiQ type approval certifies that the new Sperry Marine VisionMaster FT radars conform to the technical specifications and performance standards of the United States Coast Guard as well as the...

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Compasses

Northrop Grumman is Selected to Supply Integrated Bridge System for New Scottish Fisheries Patrol Vessel

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.- August 29, 2006 - Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has received orders to supply bridge navigation and communication electronics for a new offshore patrol vessel under construction for the Scottish Fisheries Protection Agency (SFPA). The equipment, to be supplied by Northrop Grumman's Sperry Marine business unit, will include a complete networked system that ties...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Northrop Grumman Wins Contract to Supply Integrated Bridge Systems for New Chilean Navy Patrol Vessels

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Nov. 17, 2006 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been selected to supply state-of-the-art integrated bridge systems (IBSs) for the Chilean Navy's Danubio IV, a new offshore patrol vessel (OPV) program. These first two 80-meter OPVs are being constructed at the ASMAR Shipyard in Talcahuano, Chile. The IBS contract was awarded to Northrop Grumman's Sperry Marine...

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