Northrop Grumman Corporation operates as a security company worldwide. The company provides products, systems and solutions in unmanned systems; cyber; command, control, communications and computers (C4), intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) (C4ISR); strike aircraft; and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. The company participates in various defense and government programs in the United States (U.S.) and internationally. The company conducts majority of its business with the U.S. government, principally the Department of Defense (DoD) and intelligence community. The company also conducts business with foreign, state and local governments; and commercial customers. Sectors As of December 31, 2015, the company was aligned into four sectors: Aerospace Systems, Electronic Systems, Information Systems, and Technical Services. Aerospace Systems sector This sector engages in the design, development, integration and production of manned aircraft, unmanned systems, spacecraft, high-energy laser systems, microelectronics, and other systems and subsystems. This sector’s customers, primarily the U.S. government agencies, use these systems in mission areas, including ISR, communications, battle management, strike operations, electronic warfare, earth observation, satellite communications, space science and space exploration. This sector consists of four business areas: Unmanned Systems, Military Aircraft Systems, Space Systems, and Strategic Programs & Technology. Unmanned Systems This business area designs, develops, manufactures, and integrates ISR unmanned systems for tactical and strategic missions. Key ISR programs include the RQ-4 Global Hawk reconnaissance system, a high-altitude long-endurance system providing near real-time high resolution imagery of large geographical areas; the Triton aircraft system providing real-time ISR through ocean and coastal regions; the trans-Atlantic North Atlantic Treaty Organization Alliance Ground Surveillance system for multinational theater operations, peacekeeping missions, and disaster relief efforts; the Fire Scout aircraft system providing unprecedented situational awareness and precision targeting support; the Navy Unmanned Combat Air System demonstrating an unmanned combat air vehicle for carrier-based operations; and the Common Mission Management System, providing service based on ground control solutions enabling unmanned mission capabilities. Military Aircraft Systems This business area designs, develops, manufactures, and integrates airborne C4ISR, electronic warfare mission systems, and long range strike and tactical aircraft systems. Key airborne C4ISR programs include the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye and Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System. Electronic warfare includes the EA-18G Growler and EA-6B Prowler airborne electronic attack weapon systems in addition to the design, development, and integration of laser weapon systems for air, sea, and ground platforms. This business area also designed, developed and manufactured the B-2 Spirit bomber; and provides sustainment and modernization services for the B-2, the nation's most advanced long range strike aircraft system. Tactical aircraft includes the design, development, manufacture and integration of F/A-18 aft sections and F-35 center sections. Space Systems This business area designs, develops, manufactures, and integrates spacecraft systems, subsystems, sensors and communications payloads in support of space science and C4ISR. Key programs include the James Webb Space Telescope, a large infrared telescope being built for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration that would be deployed in space to study the origins of the universe; Advanced Extremely High Frequency payloads providing survivable, protected communications to the U.S. forces; and restricted programs. Strategic Programs & Technology This business area creates and matures advanced technologies and concepts to provide solutions addressing customer needs. This business area maintains a portfolio of contracts ranging from basic research to the developme
northrop grumman corp (NTH:Berlin)
2980 Fairview Park Drive
Falls Church, VA 22042
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