SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
October 9, 2020
NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation or Organization)
(Commission File Number)
2980 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, VA 22042
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)
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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(b) On October 13, 2020, Northrop Grumman Corporation (the “Company”) announced that Janis Pamiljans, Corporate Vice President, and President, Aeronautics Systems, will retire from the Company effective February 26, 2021. Mr. Pamiljans informed the Company of his intent to retire on Friday, October 9, 2020. He will move from his current role as Corporate Vice President and President, Aeronautics Systems to the position of Corporate Vice President on January 1, 2021, to facilitate an effective transition and support other Company initiatives until his retirement from the Company.
On October 12, 2020, the Board of Directors elected Thomas H. Jones, currently Vice President and General Manager, Airborne Sensors & Networks division, to serve as the Corporate Vice President and President, Aeronautics Systems effective January 1, 2021. Mr. Jones, age 54, has been employed by the Company since 2011. Prior to his current role, Mr. Jones held the position of Vice President and General Manager, Advanced Concepts and Technologies. Prior to that, Mr. Jones held various other positions with the Company, including Vice President of the Company’s Undersea Systems business unit.
A copy of the Company’s press release announcing these actions is filed as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORPORATION
/s/ Jennifer C. McGarey
Jennifer C. McGarey
Corporate Vice President and Secretary
Date: October 13, 2020