ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., May 14, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) is supporting the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2007 being held this week through a financial contribution of $25,000 and by employees who are volunteering their time to serve as judges and fill other vital roles.

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The competition is expected to attract some of the leading high school students from around the world to the Albuquerque Convention Center May 13-19.

With nearly 400 employees in New Mexico, Northrop Grumman has a long history of support to local and regional science fairs, promoting experiential education and cultivating exceptional skill among potential engineers and scientists.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a $30 billion global defense and technology company whose 122,000 employees provide innovative systems, products, and solutions in information and services, electronics, aerospace and shipbuilding to government and commercial customers worldwide.

  CONTACT:  Bob Bishop
          Northrop Grumman Space Technology 
          310.812.5227
          310.251.0261 (cell)
          bob.j.bishop@ngc.com