Affectionately nicknamed “The Warthog,” the A-10 Thunderbolt II was developed for the United States Air Force.
Defining Possible with innovative, proven manned air systems.
Since our inception, Northrop Grumman has been a pioneer in the development of manned aircraft. From fighter jets and stealth bombers to surveillance and electronic warfare, we’ve been providing manned solutions to customers worldwide since the 1930s.
Defining Possible in the Air
As a leading provider of proven manned air systems, we build some of the world’s most advanced aircraft, from the innovative B-2 Spirit stealth bomber to the game-changing E-2D Advanced Hawkeye.
A-10 Thunderbolt II
Airborne Laser Mine Detection System (ALMDS)
The mission of ALMDS is to detect, classify and localize floating and near-surface moored mines.
B-2 Stealth Bomber
The Air Force’s B-2 stealth bomber is a key component of the nation’s long-range strike arsenal, and the most survivable aircraft in the world.
B-21 Raider – the future of long-range strike, capable of penetrating the toughest defenses to deliver precision strikes anywhere in the world.
The C-2A Greyhound is the U.S. Navy’s carrier-onboard-delivery (COD) aircraft, providing critical logistics support.
E-2C Hawkeye 2000
The all-weather E-2C Hawkeye airborne early warning and battle management aircraft has served as the “eyes” of the U.S. Navy fleet for more than 30 years.
E-2D Advanced Hawkeye
The E-2D Advanced Hawkeye is a game changer in how the Navy will conduct battle management command and control
E-8C Joint STARS
E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System – known as Joint STARS – is the U.S. Air Force’s premier airborne C2ISR platform.
F-35 Lightning II
The F-35 Lightning II is a stealthy, supersonic, multirole fighter designed to meet the requirements of the U.S. and allied defense forces worldwide.
F-5 Tiger Fighter Jet
The F-5 is an agile, reliable supersonic fighter, combining advanced aerodynamic design, engine performance and low operating costs.
F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet
F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet – the U.S. Navy’s most advanced frontline carrier-based, multi-role strike fighter available today.
Available in manned, autonomous and optionally piloted configurations, the Firebird delivers a proven airframe with autonomous mission capability.
More than 72,000 U. S. Air Force pilots have trained in the T-38 Talon, the world’s first supersonic trainer when it entered service.