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Northrop Grumman to Brief Reporters on Capabilities and Technology Advances at Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exposition

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), a leader in global security, will update reporters on its most significant advances in developing, producing and modernizing U.S. military systems and related electronic technologies at the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting and Exposition, taking place Oct. 22-24 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

A series of briefings will offer the media an opportunity to hear from program leaders and subject matter experts on the company's Army solutions portfolio. Topics will range from the Medium Assault Vehicle – Light (MAV-L), the company's submission for the Special Forces GMV 1.1 competition, to an interactive demonstration of the company's comprehensive approach to Battle Space Interoperability.

Northrop Grumman's AUSA exhibit booth #1124 will complement the media briefings with an overview of the company's global security offerings in unmanned systems, C4ISR, cybersecurity, and logistics and modernization. Information on the capabilities showcased at the show will be available online at http://www.northropgrumman.com/ausa/.

For further information or questions, please contact Ellen Hamilton at 847-815-0753 or ellen.hamilton@ngc.com.

Detailed information on each briefing is available from the media contacts listed below.

What:

Northrop Grumman Media Briefings

When:

Oct. 22-23, 2012

Where:

Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Exposition

Northrop Grumman Booth #1124

Conference Room 2 (located within the Northrop Grumman booth)

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

801 Mount Vernon Place NW

Washington, DC 20001

RSVP:

To individual media contact by close of business day prior to event

The company will hold the following media briefings:

Note: All Times Eastern

Time/Location

Topic

Presenter(s)

Media Contact

Monday, Oct. 22

8:30 a.m.

Northrop Grumman
Booth #1124

Show Floor

Continental breakfast will be provided

MAV-L – Northrop Grumman and partners will unveil their submission for the Special Forces GMV 1.1 competition.

Frank Sturek, MAV-L capture manager and deputy director, Land Forces Sustainment, Northrop Grumman Technical Services

Dan Richard, deputy program manager, BAE Systems

Lynn Bishop, vice president, Defense Systems, Pratt and Miller Engineering

Bryce McDevitt

703-713-4584 (office)

571-286-0754 (mobile)

bryce.mcdevitt@ngc.com

11:30 a.m.

Northrop Grumman
Booth #1124 Conference Room 2

Lunch will be provided

STARLite – A briefing on the AN/ZPY-1 STARLite radar, which provides the warfighter all-weather surveillance capabilities with increased range and lighter weight.

Mike Lobb, director, business development

Tactical Sensors Solutions,

Northrop Grumman

Electronic Systems

Ellen Hamilton

224-625-4693 (office)

847-815-0753 (mobile)

ellen.hamilton@ngc.com

Time/Location

Topic

Presenter(s)

Media Contact

Tuesday, Oct. 23

8:15 a.m. and Noon

Northrop Grumman
Booth #1124 Show Floor

Continental breakfast will be provided at the 8:15 session and lunch will be provided at the noon session

Battle Space Interoperability – An interactive briefing and demonstration highlighting advances in situational awareness and integrated aircraft survivability enabled by Northrop Grumman's Rotorcraft Avionics Innovation Laboratory (RAIL). Attendees are asked to contact Ellen Hamilton in advance for instructions on downloading an optional app for their Android devices. This app will allow for a greater degree of interactivity during the demonstration. Apple and Android devices will also be available at the booth for media who are unable to install the app. (Note: this briefing is being repeated at noon for media who are unable to attend the morning session).

Donald Breen,

director, Land Forces Market Development,

Northrop Grumman

Electronic Systems

Ellen Hamilton

224-625-4693 (office)

847-815-0753 (mobile)

ellen.hamilton@ngc.com

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. Please visit www.northropgrumman.com for more information.

/PRNewswire -- Oct. 12, 2012/

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