From unmanned aerial vehicles and underwater minehunting systems to defense readiness targets, Northrop Grumman is a leader in autonomous systems, helping our customers meet a wide variety of missions.
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Digital Technology is transforming the battlefield from land to sea to space – and protecting our lives in the process. Learn how the Internet of Military Things (IoMT) will enable devices such as wearables and smartphones to automatically communicate with vehicles, weapons and satellites, providing each service and allied nations with enhanced perception and understanding in the field.
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Autonomous Systems in the News
Northrop Grumman to Design Autonomous Vertical Takeoff and Landing Aircraft for DARPA
Northrop Grumman Delivers Fourth Triton to U.S. Navy for Initial Operational Capability
Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton Flying Test Bed Demonstrates Targeting Capability During Northern Edge 2023
Northrop Grumman RQ-4 RangeHawk Supports NASA’s Artemis Mission
Northrop Grumman Unveils First Australian MQ-4C Triton
Northrop Grumman’s RQ-4 RangeHawks Embark on New Mission
MQ-8C Fire Scout Completes First Expeditionary Advanced Base Operations Exercise
US Navy Deploys MQ-8C Fire Scout to Indo-Pacific
NATO RQ-4D Phoenix Achieves Major Milestone with Full System Handover
Northrop Grumman Completes Ferry Flight of Japan’s RQ-4B Global Hawk
Northrop Grumman Delivers First Production IFC-4 Triton to US Navy
Northrop Grumman-Built MQ-8C Fire Scout Makes Operational Deployment with the US Navy
Australia’s First MQ-4C Triton Takes Shape
Northrop Grumman Global Hawk to Expand Participation in SkyRange Program for US Department of Defense
Northrop Grumman Awarded Mission Planning Contract to Increase Global Hawk Operational Flexibility
The update will enhance Global Hawk’s ability to provide critical intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance data.
MQ-4C Triton Completes First Flight in Multi-Intelligence Configuration
Milestone demonstrates significant progress toward initial operating capability (Photo credit: U.S. Navy)
Northrop Grumman Maritime Autonomous System Surpasses 40,000 Flight Hours
BAMS-D deployments provide time-sensitive intelligence to US combatant commanders