LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will present at Banc of America Securities 32nd Annual Investment Conference in San Francisco Sept. 24. The presentation by Kent Kresa, Northrop Grumman's chairman and chief executive officer, will be webcast at www.northropgrumman.com beginning at 4:30 p.m. PDT.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is an $18 billion, global defense company with its worldwide headquarters in Los Angeles. Northrop Grumman provides technologically advanced, innovative products, services and solutions in defense and commercial electronics, systems integration, information technology and nuclear and non-nuclear shipbuilding and systems. With nearly 100,000 employees and operations in 44 states and 25 countries, Northrop Grumman serves U.S. and international military, government and commercial customers.

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