Northrop Grumman Form 15
Washington, D.C. 20549
Certification and Notice of Termination of Registration
under Section 12(g) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Suspension of Duty to File Reports Under Sections 13 and 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Commission File Number:   1-3229

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
1840 Century Park East
Los Angeles, California 90067
(310) 553-6262

(Address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of registrant's principal executive offices)
8-5/8% Notes due 2004
7% Notes due 2006

7-3/4% Debentures due 2016
9-3/8% Debentures due 2024
7-7/8% Debentures due 2026

(Title of each class of securities covered by this Form)
Common Stock

(Title of all other classes of securities for which a duty to file reports under section 13(a) or 15(d) remains)
Please place an X in the box(es) to designate the appropriate rule provision(s) relied upon to terminate or suspend the duty to file reports:
Rule 12g-4(a)(1)(i) [   ] Rule 12h-3(b)(1)(ii) [   ]
Rule 12g-4(a)(1)(ii) [   ] Rule 12h-3(b)(2)(i) [   ]
Rule 12g-4(a)(2)(i) [   ] Rule 12h-3(b)(2)(ii) [   ]
Rule 12g-4(a)(2)(ii) [   ] Rule 15d-6 [   ]
Rule 12h-3(b)(1)(i) [X]
Approximate number of holders of record as of the certification or notice date:    Under 100 as to each class
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Northrop Grumman Corporation has caused this certification/notice to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned duly authorized person.
Dated: March 30, 2001 /s/ John H. Mullan
Name:   John H. Mullan
Title:    Vice President and Secretary