Space A – Z

Advanced Composite Structures

High-Quality Composite Manufacturing for Commercial and Military Aircraft, Launch Vehicles and Naval Systems Northrop Grumman's industry leadership in high-strength, lightweight composite materials makes us the partner of choice to design, develop and fabricate technically complex composite structures and components for commercial and military aircraft, rockets and naval applications. We are…

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Advanced EHF Payloads

The U.S. Air Force's Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) system is the nation's next-generation military strategic and tactical relay system, which will deliver survivable, protected communications to U.S. forces and selected allies worldwide.

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Antares Rocket

Northrop Grumman's Antares rocket is a two-stage vehicle with optional third stage that provides low-Earth orbit launch capability for payloads weighing up to 8,000 kg. Today the rocket is primarily used to support the company's Commercial Resupply Services contract with NASA.

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Anti-Jam MilSatCom Overview

Northrop Grumman has been providing jam-resistant payloads for military communications satellites for nearly 30 years.

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Artemis

Northrop Grumman supports NASA's Artemis program by providing the solid rocket motors for the NASA Space Launch System and the launch abort motor and attitude control motor for the Orion crew capsule.

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Chandra X-Ray Observatory

On July 23, 1999, the Chandra X-ray Observatory was launched, carried by the Space Shuttle Columbia from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. About a month later, on Aug. 26, 1999, the first powerful images from Chandra were provided to the public.

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Commercial Rocket Motors

Northrop Grumman propulsion systems are employed in the company's Pegasus®, Minotaur, Antares™ and OmegA™ rockets as well as in Delta IV and commercial launch vehicles.

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Commercial Satellites

Northrop Grumman's GEOStar™ geostationary Earth orbit (GEO) commercial satellites are among the industry's best-selling small- and medium-class communications satellites for 2 – 8 kW missions. The world's leading satellite communications service providers rely on our lower-cost, highly reliable GEOStar satellites for their broadband, television broadcasting, mobile communications, business data networks…

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Counter Hypersonics — In the News

Open dialog about the importance of modern missile defense is necessary for future success. Introducing new capabilities to address the threat of maneuvering hypersonic missiles requires the best of government and industry to come together to solve some of the nation's most critical technical challenges. Northrop Grumman is part of…

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Counter Hypersonics — Reports

The United States is at an inflection point in air and missile defense modernization. Ensuring that the foundational architecture of sensors, interceptors, and command and control is correctly tailored to the mission is critically important to future success. These are some of the reports driving government policy and industry investment…

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