Herndon, Va. – March 27, 2017 – The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command has named Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a recipient of the Design, Development, Demonstration and Integration (D3I) contract.
Throwback Thursday: The second Northrop XP-56 Black Bullet made its first flight #OnThisDay in 1944.
This aircraft was modified with a taller dorsal vertical tail and made several successful flights, but was never put into production.
SAN DIEGO –March 23, 2017 – The Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN), developed, operated, and maintained by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) for the U.S. Air Force, has completed 10,000 combat missions connecting warfighters in the...
#OTD in 1935 the Grumman XF3F-1 made its first flight.
Also nicknamed the Flying Barrel, this aircraft was a larger, more stable version of its earlier F2F model. The F3F series would be the last biplane carrier fighter delivered to the U.S. Navy.