NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORPORATION
SPECIAL OFFICER RETIREE MEDICAL PLAN
(Amended and Restated Effective January 1, 2008)
ARTICLE 1 INTRODUCTION
ARTICLE 2 DEFINITIONS
1.01 Purpose . The purpose of the Northrop Grumman Corporation Special Officer Retiree Medical Pla
(“Plan”) is to provide lifetime retiree medical and life insurance benefits to eligible elected officers of
Northrop Grumman Corporation (“the Company”) and their eligible dependents as described in the Plan.
The Plan provides for the continuation of welfare benefits to a select group of management or highl
compensated employees within the meaning of Department of Labor Regulation 29 CFR sectio
2520.104-24 and Sections 201, 301, and 401 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 197
1.02 Substantive Benefits . This document describes the standard eligibility provisions and terms of coverag
under the Plan. The actual medical benefit coverage will be provided pursuant to the terms of the Northro
Grumman Executive Medical Plan (“Executive Medical Plan”) as amended from time to time and the
insurance contract or contracts issued by an insurance carrier or carriers selected by the Company. Th
actual life insurance coverage will be provided through an insurance contract or contracts issued by a
insurance carrier or carriers selected by the Company.
2.01 Board . The Company’s Board of Directors.
2.02 Committee . The Compensation and Management Development Committee of the Board.
2.03 Continuation Coverage . Continued medical coverage under the Plan after a Qualifying Event has occurred.
Such medical coverage is identical to the medical coverage as provided under the Plan to similarly situate
persons with respect to whom a Qualifying Event has not occurred.
2.04 Continuation Coverage Election Period. The period beginning on the date of the Qualifying Event and
ending sixty (60) days after the later of (a) the date the Qualified Beneficiary would lose medical coverag
on account of the Qualif