Employees gathered at an event highlighting the role of satellites in monitoring the global climate change held at Northrop Grumman’s Space Technology facility in Redondo Beach, Calif. Speakers, including U.S. Rep. Jane Harman, California Lt. Governor John Garamendi, Northrop Grumman chairman and chief executive officer Ronald D. Sugar, and Northrop Grumman corporate vice president and president of Space Technology sector Alexis Livanos, stressed the importance of government/industry partnerships meeting challenges presented by global climate change.
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) — Hundreds of guests and employees attended an event featuring U.S. Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.) and California’s Lt. Governor John Garamendi and Northrop Grumman Corporation’s (NYSE:NOC) chairman and CEO Ronald D. Sugar to highlight the contributions Earth observation satellites are making to global climate change monitoring. The event was held at the company’s Space Technology sector facility in Redondo Beach, Calif.