Space A – Z

Science and Environment Satellites

Northrop Grumman is one of the industry's leading providers of science and environment satellites used to conduct astrophysics, Earth science/remote sensing, heliophysics, planetary exploration and technology demonstration missions. Our extensive and flight-proven line of small- and medium-class spacecraft platforms allows customers to select the right solution for their mission requirements…

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SIM Lite

A revolutionary spacecraft housing a high-precision optical interferometer will give astronomers the ability to precisely map the location and motion of stellar objects, and search for signs of earth-sized planets around stars close to the sun.

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Solid-State High-Energy Laser Systems

The big leaps in solid-state laser technology have been made through the U.S. military's JHPSSL program and Northrop Grumman's work to package and ruggedize that technology. Lasers are ready for deployment now for land-based and ship-based systems for defensive purposes based on that technology. Military services are taking steps to…

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Space

What does Northrop Grumman do in space? Since the dawn of the space age, Northrop Grumman has put innovative products and ideas into orbit, on the Moon, and beyond – from systems engineering, spacecraft manufacturing, precision sensors, space instrument design, ground stations development, orbiting space platforms and revolutionary launch vehicles.…

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Space Logistics Services

Northrop Grumman provides life extension services to satellite operators in geosynchronous orbit. The Mission Extension Vehicle (MEV) is the industy's first on-orbit satellite servicing vehicle.

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Space Symposium Media Kit

Key military and civil capabilities and programs to advance human discovery and protect and preserve the nation’s security will be on display at Northrop Grumman’s booth #703 at the 36th Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Monday - Thursday, March 30 - April 2. Interested in learning more about one of…

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Space Tracking and Surveillance System (STSS)

Now ballistic missiles have no place to hide.

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Space-Based Infrared System (SBIRS)

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Spacecraft Components

Northrop Grumman is a leading designer, producer and supplier of spacecraft components that power and enable satellites of all classes. Products include spacecraft panels, bus structures, precision optical structures, deployable structural systems and mechanisms, solar arrays and antenna reflectors. Our products are on virtually every U.S. satellite built in the…

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Starshade

The Starshade, in development by Northrop Grumman, is a mission using a screen shaped like a set of flower petals, that would fly thousands of miles in front of a space telescope and eclipse different stars as needed to study planetary systems around the closest stars

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SYNOPTICS – Products

Northrop Grumman SYNOPTICS is the world's leading manufacturer of synthetic crystals and optical components used primarily in the solid-state laser industry. Materials are available covering the wavelength range of 500nm to 3000nm for use in the medical, industrial, military, and scientific laser markets.

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SYNOPTICS™

SYNOPTICS is the industry leader in the manufacture of solid state laser materials and components.

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