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 10, 2017
NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of
Incorporation or Organization)
2980 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, Virginia 22042
(Address of principal executive offices and internet site)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure|
On October 10, 2017, Northrop Grumman Corporation (the Company) issued a press release announcing that it had priced a $1.0 billion underwritten public offering of 2.08% senior unsecured notes due 2020, $1.5 billion underwritten public offering of 2.55% senior unsecured notes due 2022, $1.5 billion underwritten public offering of 2.93% senior unsecured notes due 2025, $2.0 billion underwritten public offering of 3.25% senior unsecured notes due 2028 and $2.25 billion underwritten public offering of 4.03% senior unsecured notes due 2047. A copy of the press release is filed as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and the press release is incorporated herein by reference.
The information in this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|Exhibit 99.1||Press Release dated October 10, 2017|
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 11, 2017