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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.

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 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 with additional questions.

Note: All times are Eastern Daylight Time

    What:                        Northrop Grumman
                                 Participates in AUVSI

    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
    ---                ---------------------------                                                                         ---

    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                                                        

                                                    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

                                                                                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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