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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Aerospace Products

Northrop Grumman's Aerospace Products organization offers a broad set of mature, proven and affordable products, services and capabilities for new and existing customers in the government, civil and commercial markets.

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Aerospace Services

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Services offers comprehensive engineering, testing and analysis services.

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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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Antenna Testing

Northrop Grumman's antenna test ranges have accurately performed thousands of tests over the last 40 years.

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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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Astro Aerospace

Astro Aerospace has pioneered the technology of space-deployable structures with a 100% success rate for more than 50 years.

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Building OmegA

OmegA team members are doing extraordinary work across the country to get ready for first launch in spring of 2021. They are also stellar members of their communities. Read and watch some of their stories below. OmegA Virtual Tour In this video series, Northrop Grumman engineer Katie Qian takes viewers…

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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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Chemical High-Energy Laser Systems

All of the U.S. military's megawatt-class laser systems are chemical lasers designed and built by Northrop Grumman. Two of those pioneering, high-power laser systems continue to lead the way for the laser weapon systems of tomorrow: The Chemical Oxygen Iodine Laser onboard the Airborne Laser Test Bed, and the Tactical…

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Chemistry Services

Chemistry Services perform investigative testing and analytical services.

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Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System (CERES)

Eye on Earth's Radiant Energy System

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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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Counter Hypersonics — Technology, Capability and Expertise

Transformational missile defense requires a pioneering combination of current and emerging technologies expertly brought together to neutralize the threat. Northrop Grumman has the people, talent and technology required to tackle the challenge of defeating hypersonic maneuvering vehicles and advanced cruise missiles. As a proven and trusted provider of air and…

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Counter Hypersonics — Voices

It's important that the need for modern missile defense be openly articulated and discussed as the United States, its allies and partners invest in future capabilities. Here's what the leading voices are saying in this ongoing dialog.

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