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Aug 28, 2003

Side-by-Side Comparison

SIDE-BY-SIDE COMPARISON -- These two F-5E aircraft were part of aviation history on Aug. 27, 2003, when they helped demonstrate for the first time that changing a supersonic aircraft's shape can reduce the intensity of the sonic boom it produces. The forward section of the aircraft on the right was modified for the tests, and its sonic boom was compared to the boom produced by the unmodified F-5E on the left.
Aug 25, 2003

Grenn Bay (LPD 20) Keel-Laying

GREEN BAY (LPD 20) KEEL-LAYING - U.S. Navy and Northrop Grumman team officials look on as Ernest Cheramie welds the commemorative keel-laying plaque for GREEN BAY (LPD 20) at a ceremony today in New Orleans.
Aug 22, 2003

Avondale Groundbreaking

AVONDALE GROUNDBREAKING - (l-r) George Yount, vice president, Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Avondale Operations Dr. Philip A. Dur, president, Ship Systems Louisiana Gov. Mike Foster and Don Hutchinson, Louisiana secretary of economic development, turn over ceremonial first shovels of dirt at the conclusion of Avondale's modernization groundbreaking ceremony.
Aug 21, 2003

Advanced EHF Universal System Test Terminal

ADVANCED EHF UNIVERSAL SYSTEM TEST TERMINAL - Model of an Advanced Extremely High Frequencies (EHF) satellite sits in front of the first Advanced EHF Universal System Test Terminal, called AUST-T. The terminal will be used to verify communications compatibility between the Advanced EHF satellite payloads and ground terminals to be developed for the system. The AUST-T will also verify backward compatibility of Advanced EHF terminal with the Department of Defense's existing Milstar satellite system, which also operates at EHF.
Aug 10, 2003

Fire Scout SAR Test Photo

FIRE SCOUT RADAR IMAGING DEMONSTRATION - Northrop Grumman Corporations Integrated Systems sector has completed a series of tests to demonstrate that a synthetic aperture radar/moving target indicator (SAR/MTI) system can be integrated and operated successfully on its RQ-8A Fire Scout vertical takeoff and landing tactical unmanned air vehicle. The SAR/MTI system is visible under the Fire Scout nose.
Aug 08, 2003

Fire Scout Gets 'Sea Legs''

FIRE SCOUT GETS quotSEA LEGSquot - Northrop Grumman Corporation and the U.S. Navy have completed the initial phase of at-sea testing that will lead to the first shipboard landing of the Navys RQ-8A Fire Scout vertical takeoff and landing tactical unmanned air vehicle (UAV) system later this year. Fire Scout is shown aboard USS Denver (LPD 9) with engine running and rotors engaged.
Jul 31, 2003

Global Hawk First Production Air Vehicle

GLOBAL HAWK FIRST PRODUCTION AIR VEHICLE --Northrop Grumman Corporation's Integrated Systems sector completed the first production air vehicle of the U.S. Air Force's combat-proven RQ-4A Global Hawk unmanned aerial reconnaissance system in Palmdale on Aug. 1.
Jul 28, 2003

Mustin Commission

TWILIGHT SHIP GLEAMING -- USS Mustin (DDG 89), the 18th Aegis guided missile destroyer built by Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, was commissioned Saturday night. The ship, built at the sector's Ingalls operations in Pascagoula, Miss., is now officially a member of Destroyer Squadron One in the U.S. Pacific Fleet.
Jul 23, 2003

Mustin (DDG 89)

MUSTIN COMMISSIONING -- Mustin (DDG 89), the 18th Aegis guided missile destroyer built by Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, will be commissioned on Saturday, July 26, in Coronado, Calif.
Jul 21, 2003

San Antonio Christening

SAN ANTONIO CHRISTENING -- Ships sponsor United States Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison from Texas (l) christens the U. S. Navys newest amphibious transport dock ship, San Antonio, on July 19, 2003, at Northrop Grumman Ship Systems in New Orleans, La. Avondale operations Vice President George Yount (r) and more than a thousand guests celebrated the new ships milestone.
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