Northrop Grumman Recognized for Post-Production Support Logistics

first_imgU.S. based Defense Logistics Agency’s (DLA) Land and Maritime Supply Center recently acknowledged Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Post Production Support Center (PPSC) in St. Augustine, Fla., with a Recognition for Excellence Gold Award at a Nov. 15 ceremony.The DLA Land and Maritime Supply Center recognizes contractors and suppliers on an annual basis, with this year’s awards covering a timeframe of January 2012 to January 2013. The PPSC received its gold award for a perfect score of 100.“We were very excited to receive this award as we’re keenly focused on meeting our customers’ and the warfighters’ expectations,” said Andy Jessen, Northrop Grumman PPSC program manager. “This award reminds us how important our work is and motivates us to provide the best support for our customers.”The PPSC provides DLA and Naval Supply Systems Command with airframe spare parts and repair assets for the E-2C Hawkeye, EA-6B Prowler, A-10 Thunderbolt and C-2 Greyhound aircraft. The center submits more than 400 proposals and delivers more than 600 discrete parts annually to its customers.“This award recognizes our team as a leader in post-production support logistics,” said Jessen. “We have highly experienced and dedicated professionals who are mission focused and truly appreciate this award.”[mappress]Press Release, December 16, 2013; Image: Wikimedia Equipment & technology Share this article Back to overview,Home naval-today Northrop Grumman Recognized for Post-Production Support Logistics center_img Northrop Grumman Recognized for Post-Production Support Logistics December 16, 2013last_img read more

Ex-Defence Industry minister Steven Ciobo sells up on the coast

first_img The property was listed on the rental market from September 2011 to mid 2018.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus9 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market9 hours agoThe property has three bedrooms and sits on the third floor of a secure riverfront complex.Among the apartment’s charms was a chef’s kitchen with Miele appliances, a tiled waterfront balcony, and it came with two secure side-by-side basement car park spaces.The complex has lush gardens and resort-style facilities including an infinity pool, gym, and communal entertainment spaces. MORE: Why this Gold Coast home is going viral Mum with ‘ugliest house on the street’ reveals stunning renovation Steven Ciobo delivered his valedictory speech in the House of Representatives Chamber at Parliament House in Canberra a month before the 2019 Federal Election.Former Defence Industry Minister Steven Ciobo has taken a $109,000 hit to the pocket while selling up next to the Queensland electorate he represented for five terms. Steven Ciobo with wife Astra and their sons on the Gold Coast ahead of his retirement at the May 2019 election.Mr Ciobo, who was the House of Representatives member for Moncrieff – which covers the central Gold Coast including its most popular strip Surfers Paradise – sold his waterfront apartment at Hope Island for $740,000, a massive loss on what he’d paid 15 years beforehand.He bought the property off the plan in December 2005 for $849,000 in the Federal electorate of Fadden, four years into what would become an 18-year term in office, CoreLogic records show.center_img Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:58Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:58 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD432p432p216p216p180p180pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenHow much do I need to retire?00:58 He bought the Hope Island luxury apartment four years into his first term in office. He had tried to sell if for $680,000 10 months before the Federal Election.Mr Ciobo still got more $60,000 more now than he was asking for the property when he listed it for sale at $680,000 10 months before the 2019 Federal Election.In the seven years before he’d first listed it for sale, he had been using the luxury “rare riverfront corner apartment” as a rental investment, asking for weekly rent of $550 a week in September 2011 to $580 a week in mid 2018. During his time in Federal office, Mr Ciobo also held ministerial positions covering International Development and the Pacific, Trade and Investment, and Tourism, and resigned at the 2019 Federal Election. FOLLOW SOPHIE FOSTER ON FACEBOOKlast_img read more