Aerojet Rocketdyne News - 2012

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 10, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE:GY) company, honors 50 years of partnership with Japan at the Japan Aerospace International Exhibition 2012. Since 1962, Aerojet has teamed with Japan on technology transfer programs to support a variety of initiatives for the Japan Ministry of Defense and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 17, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, and Daicel, a Japanese defense corporation, marked 50 years of partnership today with the planting of a cherry blossom tree at Aerojet’s headquarters in Sacramento.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 5, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, and the Aeronautics and Astronautics Department of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) announce the creation of a new fellowship for basic research in the aeronautical and aerospace sciences.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 30, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V successfully lofted NASA’s twin Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP) on a two-year mission to explore the Van Allen belts. Each RBSP relies on an Aerojet integrated propulsion system that will be used throughout the mission to position the satellites.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 23, 2012 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that its Low Earth Orbit (LEO)-7 second stage rocket motor successfully completed a hot-fire test at the Air Force Research Laboratory at Edwards Air Force Base in California.

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