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  • WASHINGTON, Dec 24- Northrop Grumman Corp has won a contract worth $93.08 million to build a full-scale demonstrator of a new unmanned spy plane- a flying wing with large counter-rotating propellers- that would take off and land on destroyers and frigates, the Pentagon said on Thursday. Northrop has been working on a design for the new drone for several years...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 21- Lockheed Martin Corp met its goal of delivering 45 F-35 fighter jets to the U.S. government and key allies in 2015, a 25 percent increase from 2014 that brought the number of jets delivered to 154, the Pentagon said on Monday. "Meeting aircraft production goals is a critical stepping stone in demonstrating the program is ready for the expected...

  • PALMDALE, Calif., Dec 15- Northrop Grumman Corp, riding high after its selection to build the next U.S. long-range bomber, says it is investing heavily and hiring workers as part of a focused plan to unveil at least one "big, bold and ingenious" new technology each year. Tom Vice, president of Northrop Aerospace Systems, told reporters that Northrop aims to drive...

  • Here's how to hedge Fed, terror risks: Rosenberg Sunday, 13 Dec 2015 | 5:00 PM ET
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    Top economist David Rosenberg explains why the VIX could surge in 2016, and gives the two biggest risks to the market next year.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 11- The Pentagon's chief arms buyer has approved the next steps in a long-awaited multibillion-dollar competition to replace the Air Force's aging fleet of E-8 JSTARS spy and battle management planes. Frank Kendall, undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics, this week signed a memorandum approving the start of the so-called...

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  • WASHINGTON, Dec 7- The U.S. Navy needs to "get going" on a new, unmanned armed aircraft that can operate from the deck of an aircraft carrier, U.S. A U.S. Navy official last month told Reuters the Navy would map out the future of the new carrier-based drone as part of its fiscal 2017 budget proposal, with an initial focus on surveillance, the approach long favored by the Navy.

  • "We did have a concern about data that should not have been released," Air Force Chief of Staff General Mark Welsh told industry executives and foreign military officials at an event hosted by the Atlantic Council think tank. That's why the Air Force highlighted that as an issue, "Welsh said. The report was released the same day that Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Corp...

  • Where the mergers are happening next: US defense Monday, 30 Nov 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
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    The big U.S. defense companies have used piles of cash to increase buybacks and dividends. Now they're going to move ahead on mergers and acquisitions, say analysts.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 24- The U.S. Air Force is looking into how classified data about a competition for a next-generation U.S. bomber found its way into a report published by Forbes magazine, according to several sources familiar with the issue. Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Corp this month filed a formal protest against the Air Force's contract with Northrop Grumman...

  • Russian 'antique' falls to tricked-out F-16s Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 12:38 PM ET
    File photo of an F-16 Fighting Falcon.

    The Turkish shoot down of an antiquated Russian jet may have been the result of American made air superiority.

  • These stocks could follow security measures higher Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 6:40 AM ET

    Investors in security and defense companies may stand to benefit from redoubled government efforts to stamp out terrorism.

  • Decisions on carrier drone in next budget -U.S. Navy Friday, 20 Nov 2015 | 5:56 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov 20- The U.S. Navy will likely map out the future for a new armed, carrier-based drone as part of its fiscal 2017 budget proposal after completion of a Pentagon- wide study of surveillance and intelligence needs, a Navy official said on Friday. The official, who asked not to be named, said the long-delayed competition would likely focus on a drone for...

  • U.S. Air Force, Army acquisition chiefs leaving jobs Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 12:46 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov 19- The top acquisition officials at the U.S. Air Force and Army are leaving their jobs in what industry executives and government officials say are typical "end of administration" moves ahead of the 2016 presidential election. The Air Force said William LaPlante, assistant secretary for acquisition, will rejoin MITRE Corp, a non-profit group...

  • Cramer Remix: This is the stock you must watch Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 7:15 PM ET
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    "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer points out one tech company breaking out that must be on your watch list.