SAN DIEGO – Feb. 2, 2015 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will begin production of four RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for the Republic of Korea's Air Force. The systems will provide valuable wide-area intelligence gathering capabilities to military commanders so they can make more informed decisions. Under a contract awarded Dec. 16, the company will work closely with the U.S. Air Force to deliver the systems starting in 2018.
The U.S. Air Force’s F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team prepares to take off from the Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska runway for the 2014 Defenders of Freedom Open House and Air Show July 19. The F-22 Demo Team was one of the premier acts for the Defenders of Freedom Air Show. (U.S. Air Force photo by Josh Plueger/Released)