All United States Navy articles – Page 10

  • X-47B Roosevelt for launch - US Navy

    Northrop Grumman sizes up UK UCAV requirements


    Northrop Grumman is pitching the unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) technology derived from its US Navy (USN)-sponsored X-47B demonstrator to the UK, to feed into its Future Combat Air System (FCAS) programme.

  • E-2D Advanced Hawkeye - Northrop Grumman

    E-2D completes air refuelling capability review


    ​The US Navy (USN) and Northrop Grumman have completed the preliminary design review (PDR) for a new aerial refuelling capability for the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye airborne early warning and control aircraft.

  • P-8 and P-3 NAVAIR FS

    USN contracts for first four Australian P-8As


    ​The US Navy has agreed on an advanced acquisition contract for the first four of Australia’s Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft.

  • NATO AGS Global Hawk mock up FS - NG

    Northrop touts HALE UAV capabilities to NATO members


    ​Northrop Grumman has revealed that it is in “active dialogue” with two potential European NATO customers for he company's family of high altitude, long endurance unmanned air vehicles.

  • F-18 USS G Bush Gulf NAVAIR FS

    USN carries out air strike on Iraqi militants


    ​The US Navy has carried out an air strike on Islamic militants in Iraq, mere hours after the president authorised US forces to conduct aerial attacks in the region.

  • X-47B

    Northrop Grumman eyes international unmanned requirements


    The chief executive of Northrop Grumman has placed precedence on the company’s unmanned capabilities, claiming that it is well positioned for a number of international requirements.

  • MQ-8C

    New radar sought for MQ-8C


    The US Naval Air Systems Command is seeking information on radar technology that could be flown on board the service’s Northrop Grumman MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned air vehicle.

  • P-8 - US Navy

    Reduced P-8 buy to affect price, not fleet plan


    The US Navy insists that its decision to exclude eight Boeing P-8 Poseidon anti-submarine warfare aircraft from its fiscal year 2015 budget request will not affect its plan to transition to a fleet of the type.

  • P-8 - US Navy

    UK details collaboration on P-8, Triton platforms


    ​Twenty UK military personnel are currently working with the US Navy’s Boeing 737-based P-8 maritime surveillance aircraft, with several of these also set to receive training on the service’s remotely-piloted Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton, the Ministry of Defence has revealed.

  • MQ-4C Triton

    MQ-4C Triton clears initial envelope expansion tests


    ​The US Navy and Northrop Grumman have completed “initial envelope expansion” testing of Northrop’s MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft, clearing the aircraft to fly at various altitudes, speeds and weights, the company announces.

  • MQ-4C Triton

    MQ-4C testing continues as USA considers broader mission


    ​Northrop Grumman and the US Navy have completed nine MQ-4C Triton test flights and expect to ferry the first aircraft to NAS Patuxent River in Maryland this summer.

  • X-47B Roosevelt landing - US Navy

    PICTURES: US Navy resumes X-47B flight testing


    The US Navy has expanded its test activity using Northrop Grumman’s X-47B unmanned combat air system demonstrator, with the type having been operated from its aircraft carrier the USS Theodore Roosevelt on 10 November.