Through Smoke and Fire

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By Heather and Kendra Kastelan For Energetics Engineer Heather, the morning of March 2 — test day — was more exciting than most. Alongside more than 20 Test and Research Operations teammates in Promontory, Utah, Heather dedicated weeks to preparing for the first static fire test of a new stage-one solid rocket motor that will […]

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A New Era in Astronomy

An asteroid belt and dust

. Over the past year, Webb has observed incredible cosmic structures, explored uncharted areas of the universe and allowed astronomers and the public to behold the stunning beauty and complexity of space. Webb is a testament to human ingenuity and represents a new chapter in our exploration of the unknown. […]

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7.62x51mm Bushmaster® Chain Gun®

two tanks with Mk52 Bushmaster Chain Gun

The Mk52 is a superior small caliber chain gun, designed as a second gun on ground and naval platforms to defeat threats near the platform to conserve the medium caliber ammunition. […]

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25x173mm Bushmaster® Chain Gun®

M242 Bushmaster Chain Gun on Bradley tank

The M242 is the primary armament on the U.S. Army’s and allied Bradley Fighting Vehicle, as well as the U.S. Marine Corp’s Light Armored Vehicle, featuring dual-feed technology to fire 25×137 ammunition. It also adapts to many naval applications. […]

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35x228mm Bushmaster® Chain Gun®

man in tank with Bushmaster III Bushmaster® Chain Gun®

The Bushmaster III is a derivative of the combat proven M242 25mm Bushmaster automatic cannon. With increased range and payload, firing 35mm x 228mm ammunition from ground and naval platforms. […]

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UK MilSatCom


Northrop Grumman, with mission expertise dating back to the dawn of the space age, giving us a unique perspective on MilSatCom in the UK to protect the warfighter and preserve freedom. […]

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Bushmaster Chain Guns

Bushmaster Chain Gun on front of tank

Northrop Grumman’s Bushmaster Chain Guns provide next generation, battle proven capability for a wide range of land, air and naval combat weapons platforms. […]

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Northrop Grumman’s medium caliber ammunition provides accurate, reliable, and effective defeat against a variety of targets. […]

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10 Facts About Northrop Grumman’s B-21 Raider

When it comes to delivering America’s resolve, the Raider provides the Air Force with long range, high survivability and mission payload flexibility. The B-21 will penetrate the toughest defenses for precision strikes anywhere in the world. […]

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E-6B Mercury

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As leaders in aircraft sustainment and modernization, Northrop Grumman supports the U.S Navy’s E-6B Mercury fleet through the Integrated Modification and Maintenance Contract. […]

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Milstar Payloads

The Milstar Communications Network — a series of advanced satellites linked to mobile ground terminals — provides assured command and control to U.S. forces worldwide. […]

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Missile Defense Integration and Operations Center

missile intercept

The Missile Defense Integration and Operations Center (MDIOC) is the Missile Defense Agency’s (MDA) premier integration center for national and international ballistic missile defense. The MDIOC performs a critical role in the development of U.S. defense capability and strategy. […]

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Mission Systems

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is a trusted provider of mission-enabling solutions for global security. We have a wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies. […]

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B-2 taking the runway early morning

Northrop Grumman is an innovative provider of proven manned and unmanned air and aeronautics systems. […]

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Can Artificial Intelligence Apply Gaming to Military Strategy?

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DARPA awarded the Gamebreaker contract to Northrop Grumman in May 2020 and now Erin Cherry, Ryan McKendrick and Bradley Feest and other colleagues are using AI models to discover the edge found in a game. Erin Cherry, Ph.D. Program Manager        Ryan McKendrick, Ph. D. Staff Cyber Systems Engineer & Technical Fellow        Bradley Feest […]

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