Defense contractor Northrop Grumman will be moving secret cargo through a Southern California marina this weekend.
The Daily Breeze reports part of King Harbor Marina in Redondo Beach will be shut down from 5 p.m. Friday to 5 p.m. Sunday for the move of what is described as a U.S. Navy demonstration project.
The large object will be taken from a Northrop Grumman facility in Redondo Beach to a barge for shipment to San Diego.
The newspaper says that during a Redondo Beach City Council meeting this week, Northrop Grumman officials cited national security concerns in declining to provide information about the object.
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The company agreed on Oct. 15 to pay the city $25,000 for a licensing agreement to use the marina and for any costs the city incurs.