CINCINNATI – Dec. 13, 2023 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) was awarded a contract valued up to $700 million to provide the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) with an integrated cloud and sensor solution to provide faster intelligence to the warfighter.

Northrop Grumman will rapidly evolve the DIA’s collection, processing, and analytics tools by:

  • Leveraging model-based, systems engineering to consolidate and integrate the DIA’s technical capabilities.
  • Implementing leading-edge solutions that meet the needs of the rapidly changing intelligence environment.
  • Applying digital engineering to produce operational efficiencies and affordability.
Northrop Grumman to Help Drive Digital Transformation within Defense Intelligence Community
As a part of the Neptune Phoenix award, Northrop Grumman will provide the DIA with timely intelligence needed by the warfighter. (Photo Credit: Northrop Grumman)


Jennifer Walsmith, vice president of Cyber and Information Solutions, Northrop Grumman: “We’re transforming the digital ecosystem for the intelligence community to streamline inputs and provide actionable information at the speed needed to outpace evolving threats.”

Contract Details:

The award, known as Neptune Phoenix, is a nine-year, single-award contract that includes lifecycle management, engineering, design, development, purchasing, prototyping, test and evaluation, deployment, and data analysis for current and future Radio Frequency and Electro Optical sensor systems.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global aerospace and defense technology company. Our pioneering solutions equip our customers with the capabilities they need to connect and protect the world, and push the boundaries of human exploration across the universe. Driven by a shared purpose to solve our customers’ toughest problems, our employees define possible every day.