Photo Release -- Northrop Grumman Appoints John F. Olesak Vice President

MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 20, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has named John F. Olesak vice president of space and intelligence for the company's Information Technology (IT) sector.

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As vice president of space and intelligence, Olesak develops and directs innovative geospatial solutions and services including systems engineering, integration and tactical operations support for the defense and intelligence communities.

"John has been an integral part of Northrop Grumman's intelligence unit for nearly 15 years and has effectively delivered enterprise-level integration and interoperability engineering solutions to our customers," said Sidney Fuchs, president of Northrop Grumman IT's TASC business unit. "In this new role, John's expertise and leadership will help influence the scope of the geospatial intelligence solutions that we provide to the U.S. government, military, homeland security and intelligence agencies."

Olesak earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from American University and attended executive development courses at the University of Virginia Darden Graduate School of Business Administration.

Northrop Grumman Information Technology, headquartered in McLean, Va., is a trusted IT leader and premier provider of advanced IT solutions, engineering and business services for government and commercial clients. The company's technological leadership spans such areas as homeland security solutions, health IT solutions, secure wireless, cyber and physical assurance, IT and network infrastructure, managed services, knowledge management, modeling and simulation, and geospatial intelligence solutions.

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