Northrop Grumman Breaks Ground on Grand Sky's Largest Expansion Project
OREANDA-NEWS. October 16, 2015.
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As the Park's anchor tenant, this will establish a nucleus for Northrop Grumman's unmanned aircraft systems supporting research and development, aircrew and maintenance training, operations and mission analysis, and aircraft maintenance in the local region. The company is also exploring additional construction in the future.
In a morning ceremony, Governor Jack Dalrymple, Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley, Senator John Hoeven and Senator Heidi Heitkamp joined together with Air Force personnel,
"Today's groundbreaking is a key step moving forward in Northrop Grumman's partnership with North Dakota," said Janis Pamiljans, vice president and general manager of Unmanned Systems Division, Northrop Grumman. "We are proud to start this construction project and expand on our long-term commitment to this state and its advancement in UAS technologies. The important work that will be done here will support the evolving needs of our customers in the defense of our nation and allies."
Northrop Grumman's Grand Sky facility and planned expansion is tied to the growing unmanned systems business area and is the second major Northrop Grumman facility in North Dakota. The company has a manufacturing site in
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