ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – April 12, 2022 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has begun construction on a new building in Albuquerque. The 25,000-square-foot facility will support space systems engineering and integrated mission operations services to Kirtland Air Force Base and other U.S. military customers.
“This expansion will enhance our ability to support our customers’ missions as their national security space needs evolve,” said Troy Brashear, vice president, national security systems, Northrop Grumman. “In addition to creating new aerospace jobs, we look forward to working alongside our local customers as Albuquerque flourishes as a hub for advanced space technology initiatives to protect our country.”
In addition to national security space business operations, the site will support customers across the company’s enterprise in space system mission management and operations, and cybersecurity. Northrop Grumman is the first organization to announce its intent to occupy a stand-alone building at the new mixed-use development. Located just north of an Air Force Research Laboratory facility, construction is expected to be completed in February 2023.
Northrop Grumman is a technology company, focused on global security and human discovery. Our pioneering solutions equip our customers with capabilities they need to connect, advance and protect the U.S. and its allies. Driven by a shared purpose to solve our customers’ toughest problems, our 90,000 employees define possible every day.