A Kohlberg Kravis Roberts-led consortium leads the bidding for Northrop Grumman Corp's
Last month, Reuters reported that KKR
The Financial Times said on Sunday that KKR appears to have the lead for the business as other bidders have pulled out, but that it was unclear whether Science Applications International Corporation
KKR and Northrop were not immediately available for comment.
Northrop's TASC business sells systems engineering and mission analysis services to the U.S. military, the intelligence community, federal and state governments and commercial industry.
(Reporting by Michael Erman)