Northrop Grumman Combat UAV is Set for Flight in 2007
- SprayCool Thermal Systems Fly With U-2 ASIP. // Defense Daily;4/19/2007, Vol. 234 Issue 13, p8
The article reports that SprayCool announced its thermal management systems were included in the first flight of Northrop Grumman's Airborne Signals Intelligence Payload (ASIP) aboard a U-2 reconnaissance aircraft. ASIP is a next-generation signals intelligence sensor being developed for Air...
- Air Force Tests New Signals Intelligence Payload On U-2 Surveillance Aircraft. // Defense Daily;1/5/2007, p6
The article reports that the U.S. Air Force flew its new Airborne Signals Intelligence Payload (ASIP) on a U-2 high-altitude surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft. According to Imad Bitar, vice president of Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector's Electromagnetic Systems Laboratory business...
- EADS and Northrop Grumman. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;2/5/2007, Vol. 166 Issue 6, p63
This article reports on the contract awarded by the German defense ministry to EADS and Northrop Grumman, which are teamed as EuroHawk GmbH for development, test and support of an unmanned signals intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft. Delivery of the first demonstration...
- More Eyes in the Skies. Braybrook, Roy // Armada International;Feb/Mar2004, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p51
Highlights several airborne early warning and control aircraft. Description of the E-2C from Northrop Grumman Corp.; Information on the E-3 airborne warning and control system from Boeing Co.; Features of the phased array conformal radar from Elta.
- Global Hawk SIGINT applications being studied. Chaisson, Kernan // Journal of Electronic Defense;Feb2000, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p15
Reports on signals-intelligence applications being considered for the United States Global Hawk RQ-4A High-Altitude Endurance Unmanned Reconnaissance System. Development of Global Hawk by Northrop Grumman Integrated Systems and Aerostructures Sector.
- Global Hawk Gains Military Endorsement. Fulghum, David A.; Wall, Robert // Aviation Week & Space Technology;9/18/2000, Vol. 153 Issue 12, p34
Reports on the military endorsement received by Northrop Grumman's Global Hawk long-endurance unmanned reconnaissance aircraft from the United States Joint Forces Command. Convenience of using Global Hawks in military surveillance; Use of the aircraft for intelligence gathering operations in...
- One Spy Plane, Pilot Otional. PAPPALARDO, JOE // Popular Mechanics;Feb2013, Vol. 190 Issue 2, p16
The article offers brief information on the intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft called the Firebird from Northrop Grumman Corp.
- State media charge U.S., Japan conspiring against China with drone base in Guam. // East-Asia-Intel Reports;9/12/2012, p11
The article reports that a drone base for the Northrop Grumman RG-4 Global Hawk high altitude surveillance aircraft has been built by the U.S. and Japan. It is mentioned that the U.S. has deployed three Global Hawk drones at Andersen Air Force Base on Guam. U.S. Air Force/John Schwab. It is...
- Year of the UCAV. // Vayau Aerospace & Defence Review;2014, Issue 1, p102
The article focuses on unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) prototypes, which are starting of the next generation of air warfare. Topics discussed include the UCAV X-47B from aerospace firm Northrop Grumman Corp., the experimental UCAV Dassault nEUROn from firm Dassault Aviation SA, and...