Incorrect Employee Disaster Relief Fund Phone Number Reported

ADVISORY, Sept. 8, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation is receiving word that some Gulf Coast news media are misreporting the toll-free telephone number for the company's Employee Disaster Relief Fund. The result is that a third party has received hundreds of wrong-number calls and these employees are not receiving the assistance they seek.

Please note: The correct toll-free number for the Northrop Grumman Employee Disaster Relief Fund is (888) 642-5645.

Northrop Grumman appreciates your attention to this issue.

Danny Hernandez
Director of Public Affairs
(202) 580-9086