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Northrop Grumman to Participate in AUVSI's Unmanned Systems 2014

Companies mentioned in this article: Northrop Grumman Corporation

FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) will exhibit its range of global defense and security solutions at the world's largest unmanned systems conference and trade show next week.

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The Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International's Unmanned Systems 2014 will take place May 12-15 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Northrop Grumman's display will include two full-scale unmanned aircraft, interactive screens and a Wi-Fi hot spot for participating in the AUVSI social media scene.

Media are invited to attend several events, including a briefing formally announcing a cooperative agreement with the University of North Dakota. A light breakfast will be served at the briefing.

More information about Northrop Grumman's leading unmanned systems technologies can be found at www.northropgrumman.com/auvsi. Join in the social media conversation on the company's Facebook and Twitter pages during the show, and by using the #AUVSI hashtag.

Please contact Caitlin O'Connor at 760-484-7683 or caitlin.oconnor@ngc.com with additional questions.

Note: All times are Eastern Daylight Time

    What:                        Northrop Grumman
                                 Participates in AUVSI
                                 2014


    When:                       May 12-15, 2014


    Where:                       Booth 1237, Orange
                                 County Convention
                                 Center, Orlando,
                                 Florida. Media
                                 briefing will be held
                                 in Room S220E.



    Monday, May 12


    ---

    Time/Location      Topic                       Executive                    RSVP
    -------------      -----                       ---------                    ----

    1 - 5:30 p.m.       Workshop Speaker: AIAA/
                        AUVSI Workshop on Civilian
                        Applications for Unmanned
                        Aircraft Systems           Doug Davis,                                                             N/A

    Room S330AB                                    director of

                                                    airworthiness, Northrop
                                                    Grumman
    ---                ---------------------------                                                                         ---



    Tuesday, May 13


    ---

    10:30 - 11:15 a.m.  University of North Dakota  Ken Kilmurray, SandShark
                        and Northrop Grumman        program manager, Northrop
                        Announce  Cooperative       Grumman
                        Unmanned Aircraft System
                        Pilot Training Agreement                                Bryan Culbert

    Room S220E                                                                  bryan.culbert@ngc.com

                                                    Al Palmer, director, Center
                                                    for UAS Training, Research
                                                    and Education, University
                                                    of North Dakota             703-505-5709



                                                    Mike Corcoran, deputy
                                                    director, University of
                                                    North Dakota UAS Center of
                                                    Excellence



                                                                                Coffee, juice and pastries will be served.
    ---                                                                     --- ------------------------------------------



    Thursday, May 15


    ---

    10:30 a.m. - Noon  Panel Speaker,               Carl Johnson, vice
                                                    president, Navy UCAS,
                                                    Northrop Grumman                                                       N/A

    Room S320GH         Visionary Technologies: A
                        Look at the Next
                        Generation of UAS Systems
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