Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has appointedÂ Joseph Ensor to lead the new space intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems division and Michael Hinkey to head the new airborne ISRÂ and targeting systems division following a business realignment.
The company said MondayÂ the appointments come with theÂ separation of the airborne ISRÂ and targeting systems business and space ISR systems business of the ISR&TS division within theÂ electronic systems sector.
“This strategic realignment of our ISR business activities will better position the company for a broad and exciting portfolio of future growth opportunities in both the airborne and space domains, ” said Gloria Flach, corporate vice president and president of Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems.
Ensor willÂ serve as vice president and general manager of the space ISRÂ systems division, while Hinkey will be VP and general manager of the airborne ISR and targeting systems division.
Ensor, who previously worked asÂ VP and general manager of the formerÂ ISR&TS division, Â will oversee space ISR business operations in California, Colorado and Maryland.
Hinkey, formerly VP and general manager of Northrop’sÂ engineering, manufacturing and logisticsÂ division, will manage airborne ISR business operations in Illinois and Maryland.