northrop grumman corp (NOC) Key Developments
Royal Canadian Air Force Selects Northrop Grumman to Provide Infrared Missile Protection for Canadian Chinook Fleet
Mar 25 15
Northrop Grumman Corporation announced that it has been selected by the Royal Canadian Air Force to provide infrared missile protection on its fleet of CH-147F
Northrop Grumman Corporation Partners with Center Centre to Develop User Experience Mentoring Relationships
Mar 24 15
Northrop Grumman Corporation has entered into a partnership with Center Centre to build strong mentoring connections, a pipeline of new User Experience (UX) talent and augment innovative approaches within the UX profession. Northrop Grumman UX professionals will engage in direct mentoring relationships with the participating students, giving them the opportunity to network, intern and participate in emerging skills workshops with their mentors. Students will also work on real world projects for the corporation. UX brings user-centered design into the product development lifecycle. Northrop Grumman incorporates UX design technology into solutions to create easy-to-use and intuitive systems for customers.
Northrop Grumman Appoints Alan Lytle as Vice President, Undersea Systems Business Unit
Mar 20 15
Northrop Grumman Corporation announced that it has named Alan Lytle as vice president, Undersea Systems business unit, for the company's Electronic Systems sector, effective immediately. In his new position, Lytle will have executive responsibility for all Undersea Systems programs and products involving the design, development and production of advanced undersea capabilities including submarine sensors, unmanned maritime systems, minehunting systems and torpedoes. Lytle joined the company in 2010 as director, Undersea Systems special defense programs. Prior to joining Northrop Grumman, Lytle was a principal investigator and program manager at the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
The U.S. Air Force Sustainment Center and Northrop Grumman Corporation Enter into Partnership Agreement
Mar 20 15
The U.S. Air Force Sustainment Center and Northrop Grumman Corporation recently signed an enterprise public-private partnership agreement that establishes terms and conditions for future weapon system sustainment activities between the Air Force and Northrop Grumman. The agreement applies to all work between the Air Force Sustainment Center and Northrop Grumman and is expected to significantly improve efficiency by reducing the time and cost associated with agreement negotiations.
Implementation agreements for specific projects will be created and managed at lower levels of the Air Force Sustainment Center and within Northrop Grumman.
Northrop Grumman Corporation Elects Marianne Brown to the Board
Mar 19 15
Northrop Grumman Corporation announced it has elected Marianne Brown, chief operating officer of SunGard Financial Systems, to its board of directors. The addition of Brown increases Northrop Grumman's board of directors to 13 members, 12 of whom are independent directors. Brown serves as chief operating officer of SunGard Financial Systems. She joined SunGard Financial Systems in February 2014.