REDONDO BEACH, Calif. – April 10, 2015 – Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) will showcase its industry-leading expertise in assured satellite communications; Earth and space science; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; and missile defense at the 31 st Space Symposium.

The annual event at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado, April 13-16, brings together civilian, government and industry to build the future of space now. Northrop Grumman will host the opening ceremony Monday, April 13, at the International Center main stage.

Expanding the company's "Welcome to our Neighborhood" theme, attendees are encouraged to visit the company's exhibit, booth number 600, to learn more about Northrop Grumman's capabilities. Highlights include Northrop Grumman's unmatched assured satellite communications capabilities and cutting edge technologies for Earth and space science, as well as hands-on demonstrations.

Thursday, April 16 at 2:30 p.m., Jeffrey D. Grant, vice president and general manager of Space Systems division, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems will join a panel discussion on acquisition and affordability in the International Center main stage.

Northrop Grumman will host the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, as part of the company's University Partnership program, and also will be a stop on Space Symposium's STEM tour Tuesday, April 14 and Wednesday, April 15.

Wednesday, April 15 from 9:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in Broadmoor Hall's Primrose Room, Northrop Grumman will hold a media briefing on its assured communications technologies. Additional information about the company's capabilities and programs can be found at .

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