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International partners and Government agencies join Arqit's Federated Quantum System

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:38pm

LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).
  • Collaboration partners includeBT, Sumitomo Corporation, Northrop Grumman, Leonardo, QinetiQ Space N.V., qtlabs and Honeywell.
  • It will be provided to the UK's "Five Eyes" allied governments and other international partners, allowing sovereign protection of strategic national assets andinteroperability for joint operations.
  • By adding a space layer with its Federated Quantum System, Arqit is taking that service to an even higher level.

International partners and Government agencies join Arqit's Federated Quantum System

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:36pm

LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Arqit Limited ("Arqit"), a leader in quantum encryption technology, has today announced at the G7 Leaders Conference in Cornwall, that it has formed an international consortium of companies and government organisations to provide its quantum encryption technology to government customers in a federated system concept, called Federated Quantum System (FQS).
  • Collaboration partners includeBT, Sumitomo Corporation, Northrop Grumman, Leonardo, QinetiQ Space N.V., qtlabs and Honeywell.
  • It will be provided to the UK's "Five Eyes" allied governments and other international partners, allowing sovereign protection of strategic national assets andinteroperability for joint operations.
  • By adding a space layer with its Federated Quantum System, Arqit is taking that service to an even higher level.

Video Release — Ingalls Shipbuilding to Hire Approximately 3,000 Full-Time Shipbuilders

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 4:30pm

PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division plans to hire approximately 3,000 full-time shipbuilders as part of its future growth plan.

Key Points: 
  • PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division plans to hire approximately 3,000 full-time shipbuilders as part of its future growth plan.
  • We are steadily adding new team members to our growing workforce, Ingalls Shipbuilding President Kari Wilkinson said.
  • Ingalls offers competitive pay and health insurance, 12 paid holidays annually, a health care clinic for shipbuilders and their families and more.
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries is Americas largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry.

Huntington Ingalls Industries Wins Planning Yard Contract Worth A Potential $724 Million

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 9:30pm

PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a contract with a potential total value of $724 million for planning yard services in support of in-service amphibious ships.

Key Points: 
  • PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a contract with a potential total value of $724 million for planning yard services in support of in-service amphibious ships.
  • Ingalls has a 40-year history of providing planning yard services to ships in active service, Ingalls Shipbuilding President Kari Wilkinson said.
  • Planning yard services provided will be in support of amphibious transport dock (LPD 17), assault (LHD 1 and LHA 6), command (LCC 19), and dock landing (LSD 41/49) classes of ships.
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries is Americas largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry.

Bombardier Specialized Aircraft Confirms Deal with U.S. Air Force for up to Six More Global Aircraft in Special Mission Configuration

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 10:00pm

BACN aircraft are known in the U.S. Air Force as the E-11A.

Key Points: 
  • BACN aircraft are known in the U.S. Air Force as the E-11A.
  • Bombardier is proud to be chosen once again by the U.S. Air Force to provide our high-performing Global aircraft and our unique expertise in support of the BACN program, said Michel Ouellette, Executive Vice President, Specialized Aircraft, Programs and Engineering, Bombardier.
  • These Bombardier Global 6000 aircraft modified and tested in Wichita give our airmen a competitive advantage in flight and communication."
  • Bombardier, Global and Global 6000 are registered or unregistered trademarks of Bombardier Inc. or its subsidiaries.

Arqit and Northrop Grumman in the UK sign quantum encryption collaboration agreement

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 2:37pm

LONDON, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arqit, the quantum encryption company, has signed a collaboration agreement with NorthropGrumman in the UK.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arqit, the quantum encryption company, has signed a collaboration agreement with NorthropGrumman in the UK.
  • Through the collaboration, Arqit, which is developing end-to-end quantumencryption using satellite distribution, will work with Northrop Grumman to develop and understandthis novel technology forpotentialuse indefenceandnational security settings.
  • Arqit Founder, David Williams, said: "Northrop Grumman is an important and respected supplier inaerospace, satellite technology and mission critical cyber solutions on both sides of the Atlantic.
  • Nick Chaffey, Chief Executive of Northrop Grumman UK, Europe and Middle East said:"Working with advanced and highly innovative British technology companies like Arqit is central to ourUK partnership strategy.

Arqit and Northrop Grumman in the UK sign quantum encryption collaboration agreement

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 2:35pm

LONDON, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arqit, the quantum encryption company, has signed a collaboration agreement with NorthropGrumman in the UK.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arqit, the quantum encryption company, has signed a collaboration agreement with NorthropGrumman in the UK.
  • Through the collaboration, Arqit, which is developing end-to-end quantumencryption using satellite distribution, will work with Northrop Grumman to develop and understandthis novel technology forpotentialuse indefenceandnational security settings.
  • Arqit Founder, David Williams, said: "Northrop Grumman is an important and respected supplier inaerospace, satellite technology and mission critical cyber solutions on both sides of the Atlantic.
  • Nick Chaffey, Chief Executive of Northrop Grumman UK, Europe and Middle East said:"Working with advanced and highly innovative British technology companies like Arqit is central to ourUK partnership strategy.

Photo Release — Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces New Vice President of Quality and Engineering at Ingalls Shipbuilding

Thursday, May 27, 2021 - 9:30pm

PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division announced today that Brian Blanchette has been promoted to vice president of quality and engineering.

Key Points: 
  • PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division announced today that Brian Blanchette has been promoted to vice president of quality and engineering.
  • Blanchette will be responsible for the management and oversight of the divisions quality program as well as all ship design, engineering, integrated logistics support and planning yard engineering efforts.
  • Throughout his 25-year career at Ingalls, Brian has served in a variety of diverse roles and has demonstrated a strong commitment to excellence, Ingalls Shipbuilding President Kari Wilkinson said.
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries is Americas largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry.

Northrop Grumman to Participate in Bernstein 37th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 3:00pm

FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will participate in the Bernstein 37th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday, June 2.

Key Points: 
  • FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will participate in the Bernstein 37th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday, June 2.
  • Kathy Warden, chairman, chief executive officer and president, and Dave Keffer, corporate vice president and chief financial officer, will present beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern time.
  • Northrop Grumman solves the toughest problems in space, aeronautics, defense and cyberspace to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.
  • Our 90,000 employees define possible every day using science, technology and engineering to create and deliver advanced systems, products and services.

Paragon Announced as Northrop Grumman Gateway HALO Partner

Friday, May 21, 2021 - 1:41pm

b'TUCSON, Ariz., May 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Paragon Space Development Corporation (Paragon) is proud to announce it is part of the Northrop Grumman team for the Habitation and Logistics Outpost (HALO) contract awarded by NASA.

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  • b'TUCSON, Ariz., May 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Paragon Space Development Corporation (Paragon) is proud to announce it is part of the Northrop Grumman team for the Habitation and Logistics Outpost (HALO) contract awarded by NASA.
  • The ECLSS provides a comfortable, shirt-sleeve environment for the visiting crew members during their stay at the Lunar Gateway.
  • In pursuit of these objectives, Paragon will apply decades worth of human spaceflight development experience and leverage key expertise, knowledge and innovations to successfully deliver the HALO module ECLSS.
  • "The HALO life support system is optimized to meet the specific mission requirements established by NASA and Northrop Grumman and it\'s going to do so efficiently, safely, and affordably," said Barry Finger, VP Engineering and Chief Engineer.\n"We are extremely enthused to be part of this exciting endeavor and we look forward to supporting our Northrop Grumman partner on this important project.