ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., June 27, 2016 --

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What: Northrop Grumman is hosting the 25th anniversary of its "America Day," a celebration of
  our nation's birthday combined with an employee appreciation event, at its
  Rolling Meadows, Illinois facility.
   
  As part of the annual celebration, military personnel and local elected officials are
  scheduled to attend and address more than 2,000 company employees. Honored guests
  and speakers include: U.S. Representative Peter Roskam; Lieutenant General Robert Walsh,
  U.S. Marine Corps; U.S. Representative Bill Foster; Major General Kirk Vollmecke, U.S. Army;
  and Evelyn Sanguinetti, Illinois lieutenant governor. The event will culminate with a
  barbecue-style cookout accompanied by live patriotic music.
   
When: Thursday, June 30, 2016
  11:00 a.m. (Central)
  Media asked to arrive no later than 10:45 a.m.
   
Where: 600 Hicks Road, Rolling Meadows, Ill.
  Members of the press are asked to enter via Security Post 6, the main entrance at the
  front of the building. U.S. citizenship is required.
   
RSVP: Required by Tuesday, June 28
  Ellen Hamilton
  (224) 625-4693
  ellen.hamilton@ngc.com