ROCKET CENTER, W.Va. (AP) — Northrop Grumman Corp. plans to construct a brand new missile integration facility in West Virginia.
The corporate introduced plans final week to construct the 113,000-square-foot (10,498 square-meter) facility to extend its capability to ship weapons to satisfy warfighter wants.
“Our new missile integration facility is a manufacturing facility of the long run, designed to affordably produce excessive portions of missiles to satisfy growing buyer demand,” mentioned Mary Petryszyn, company vice chairman and president, Northrop Grumman Protection Programs.
The power will not be restricted to producing one sort of missile, however will be capable to adapt manufacturing strategies to rapidly pivot as calls for change, the corporate mentioned in an announcement.
Building on the brand new facility is anticipated to be accomplished in 2024.
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