Defense News – Northrop Pulls Out of MQ-25 Drone Competition

Defense News – Northrop Pulls Out of MQ-25 Drone Competition

WASHINGTON — Northrop Grumman will not put forward a bid for the U.S. Navy’s MQ-25 unmanned tanker aircraft, its CEO announced Wednesday. While the specific reasoning underpinning the decision was not fully explained, it appears the Navy’s final request for proposals...
​Navy expects MQ-25 decision by summer

​Navy expects MQ-25 decision by summer

The US Navy could select the winning bidder to develop a carrier-based, unmanned tanker called the MQ-25 Stingray by late summer, a top acquisition official says. After releasing a request for proposals in October, three bidding teams must submit responses by early...