Aerojet Rocketdyne News - 2012

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 31, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that its Vice President of Engineering, Marvin Young, will be receiving Purdue University’s Outstanding Mechanical Engineer (OME) Award at a banquet this Friday, Nov. 2.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 25, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that its Blue Origin Crew Capsule Escape Solid Rocket Motor (CCE SRM) was part of a successful Pad Escape Test conducted by Blue Origin on Oct. 19 at its West Texas Launch Site.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 24, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that it has received the Large Prime Contractor of the Year award from NASA’s Glenn Research Center (Glenn) in Cleveland, Ohio.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 16, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that its Sacramento, Calif. headquarters has achieved two million work hours without a lost-time injury.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 16, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that it will demonstrate a reduced toxicity monopropellant blend that offers improved performance and simplified handling processes over hydrazine, the traditional propellant choice for spacecraft.

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