Under a DARPA program, Northrop Grumman will conduct research to develop innovative RF power amplifier designs.
Large and small contractors will compete for task orders to improve training services for the Army.
Its Information Systems had fewer sales in its defense and civil system programs, while intelligence systems balanced out the lower sales volume.
The defense contractor is awarded a follow-on contract to continue services for law enforcement data-sharing system.
Northrop Grumman Corp. will design and build a PC-based training system for the Navy under a five-year contract worth $49.9 million.
Lockheed Martin Corp. topped all Defense Department contractors with about $12.5 billion in 6,334 contracts and contract modifications in 2010, according to an exclusive Aviation Week Intelligence Network analysis.
DISA closes in on bidders for its Global Information Grid Services Management Operations contract.
Science Applications International Corp. filed a protest Aug. 26 against the Army's award of Ground Combat Vehicle technology development contracts to two teams led by BAE Systems and General Dynamics Land Systems.
Two teams of contractors, one led by BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman and another by General Dynamics and Lockheed Martin Corp., share a $900 million contract to develop the technology for the Army's smart combat vehicle.
Northrop Grumman Corp. will continue to provide operational and maintenance support for New York City's wireless network thanks to a five-year, $207 million contract renewal.
Navy CANES project to consolidate ship-based networks heads for the next phase in the battle between the two defense giants.
Northrop Grumman earnings from continuing operations in the second quarter of 2011 dropped by $220 million compared to the same quarter a year ago.