Northrop Grumman lands $1.4B defense contract with work in Central Florida

Northrop Grumman recently secured one of the largest defense contracts awarded in Central Florida this year.

Falls Church, Virginia-based Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) won a $1.4 billion modification to a U.S. Navy contract, according to the Department of Defense. The contract was awarded to Northrop Grumman’s Melbourne operations to produce and deliver nine E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft to Japan. Read more here.