HERNDON, Va., July 12, 2011 -- The General Services Administration (GSA), in partnership with the Headquarters Air Force Civil Engineer Support Agency (AFCESA), has awarded the Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) a five-year contract to perform engineering services supporting the Department of Defense's civil engineering mission worldwide.

Northrop Grumman is one of three companies to receive a contract under the indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity program, which has an estimated ceiling of $300 million collectively.

"We are very pleased to be selected to continue our partnership of more than 30 years supporting the U.S. Air Force civil engineering mission. Northrop Grumman provides critical skills and technical expertise that are aligned with the Air Force's ever-evolving requirements," said Bill Carty, vice president and general manager of Northrop Grumman's Defense and Government Services division. "We understand our customer's strategic vision, and we pride ourselves on anticipating the requirements of today and tomorrow while providing innovative and value added solutions."

"Northrop Grumman has an incredible performance record and thorough understanding of Air Force civil engineering procedures and requirements," said Don Blanchard, AFCESA program director for Northrop Grumman's Technical Services sector. "Our team looks forward to continuing our support to AFCESA and to providing increased capabilities that result in enhanced efficiency and greater savings for our military."

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in aerospace, electronics, information systems, and technical services to government and commercial customers worldwide. Please visit www.northropgrumman.com for more information.

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