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NEW MALDEN, U.K., April 1, 2014 - Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced today that Jeanne Usher has been named managing director of the company's Sperry Marine business unit, effective immediately. Usher succeeds Alan Dix, who recently retired following a distinguished career with the company spanning 33 years.

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LONDON – March 26, 2014 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has received the Customer Focus Award from BAE Systems Maritime-Submarines in recognition of the role the company has played in supplying the platform management system (PMS) for the U.K. Ministry of Defence's (MOD) Astute nuclear-powered submarine programme.

NEW MALDEN, U.K. – Dec. 3, 2013 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is introducing the VisionMaster FT Electronic Chart Display and Information System-E (ECDIS-E), a new cost-effective navigation solution for commercial tankers, container ships, bulk carries and passenger ferries including retrofit installations.

NEW MALDEN, U.K. – Sept. 10, 2013 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has supplied the final batch of Platform Management System (PMS) hardware for the Royal Navy's Astute-class series' boat 5 submarine.

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Aug. 7, 2013 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) recently donated $3 million worth of training software to the U.S. Naval Academy, continuing the company's commitment to the educational development of future Navy officers.

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NEW MALDEN, U.K. – Aug. 29, 2013 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has completed an integrated bridge system retrofit for several RoPax ferries operated by Stena Line.

Northrop Grumman's Sperry Marine business unit provided a fully networked suite of scalable navigation products from the VisionMaster FT™ series, used to form the core of a ship's integrated bridge.

LONDON – Sept. 3, 2013 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will highlight its capabilities in command, control, communications, computers, intelligence (C4I), border security, unmanned ground systems, cyber security as well as navigation and maritime systems at the Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition in London next week.

NEW MALDEN, U.K. – June 17, 2013 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been selected by Arklow Shipping to upgrade 12 container vessels with VisionMaster FT Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) to enable paperless navigation.

Northrop Grumman's Sperry Marine business unit will install all of the systems by the end of 2014. The VisionMaster FT ECDIS will replace existing NaviECDIS that utilises the Voyage Management System supplied by Sperry Marine.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., USA – April 26, 2013 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has donated $5,000 toward construction of a memorial to the Navy submarine USS Thresher (SSN 593) in memory of two employees who perished when the Thresher sank in the Atlantic Ocean 50 years ago.

WASHINGTON – April 8, 2013 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will display an array of global defense and security capabilities including marine navigation and unmanned ground systems at the Latin America Aerospace and Defence (LAAD) exhibition 2013 in Rio de Janeiro.
 

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