Stories tagged: Northrop Grumman
Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 8:15 a.m.
Another major deal in defense sector as global tensions rise
Northrop Grumman is buying Orbital ATK for about $7.8 billion, with a backdrop of rising global tensions accelerating big deals in the defense sector.
Fri., July 9, 2010, 8 a.m.
One more round, perhaps, for Boeing and EADS
Boeing submitted its bid today for the Air Force’s $35 billion refueling jet contract as the military tries once again to pick a winner for the troubled program after several …
Thu., June 3, 2010, 12:31 p.m.
Boeing CEO says he won’t bid too low on tanker
The CEO of Boeing said on Thursday that it’s possible his company will be underbid by its European competitor.
Tue., April 20, 2010, 1:51 p.m.
EADS goes alone in bid on U.S. tanker contract
A European defense contractor said Tuesday that will make its own bid for the U.S. Air Force’s long-delayed $35 billion contract to build a fleet of new refueling jets after …
Tue., March 9, 2010
Boeing rival drops out of tanker fight
SEATTLE – Northrop Grumman announced Monday that it will not bid on the Air Force refueling tanker contract, leaving Boeing’s Everett-built 767 as the sole airplane competing for the $40 …
Mon., March 8, 2010, 11:57 a.m.
Northrop Grumman will not bid on refueling tanker job
Northrop Grumman Corp. announced Monday that it won’t compete against Boeing Co. for a $35 billion contract to build refueling tankers for the Air Force because Northrop doesn’t think it …
Sun., March 7, 2010, 1 a.m.
War of words flies higher than troubled Air Force tanker
Boeing Co. will try for the third time to get a tanker based on its 767 in the hands of U.S. Air Force pilots before the KC-135s parked at Fairchild …
Thu., March 4, 2010, 11:19 a.m.
Boeing says it will bid on Air Force tanker
Defense contractor Boeing said Thursday that it will bid for the Air Force’s troubled $35 billion refueling plane contract, leaving rival Northrop Grumman to decide if it will make its …
Sun., Sept. 13, 2009
Boeing gets boost from ruling in world trade dispute
Confidentially, the United States has won a major victory for Boeing Co. in its ongoing fight against allegedly illegal European government aid to rival Airbus. Confidentially because the World Trade …