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LA: James Webb Tour (Canceled)

  • Northrup Grumman One Space Park Drive, Building E2 Redondo Beach, CA 90278 (map)

This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Join Techers for a tour of the James Webb Space Telescope at Northrop Grumman. The tour will provided by Tim Boyd (BS '06). You will also have the opportunity to learn about the rich heritage of the company. This tour is limited to 30 participants.

Additional Details:

  • Please arrive by 10:45 AM to Building E2 (please check your confirmation email for a map) to ensure badging is completed prior to the tour starts at 11:00 AM. The tour will take about an hour.

  • There is about a half mile walk in between locations as well as about 30 steps to see the telescope.

This event is for US citizens only — On the day of the event, please bring a government-issued photo ID (drivers license, passport, etc.) for verification purposes.

James Webb Space Telescope

Making History Requires Mission Success

Northrop Grumman is proud to lead the industry team of NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope — the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Webb will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe and we are focused on ensuring that this once unthinkable achievement becomes a reality. Webb pushes the limits of technology. We only get one chance to get it right — and we take that responsibility seriously. From putting men on the moon, to seeing the first images from Hubble, there are many great firsts in space. When Webb travels one million miles from Earth and peers back over 13.5 billion years to see the first stars and galaxies forming out of the darkness of the early universe, we will marvel at its discoveries and write the next chapter of great firsts in space. Making history requires mission success, and we are all in.

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