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Northrop Grumman strives to reverse Global Hawk cut

Bradley Fikes, NORTH COUNTY TIMES

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

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The Global Hawk program and another drone from San Diego-based General Atomics, the Predator, are mainstays of the county's aerospace industry, said Kelly Cunningham, an economist at National University System Institute for Policy Research. The Global Hawk performs surveillance; while the Predator, as its name implies, also performs attacks.