Aerojet Rocketdyne News - 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, recently completed a successful full-duration development test firing of its innovative Axial HAN Thruster for the Missile Defense Agency and Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) Net-Centric Airborne Defense Element (NCADE) program.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 18, 2008 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, has again earned The Boeing Company’s ‘Supplier of the Year’ award for its commitment to superior performance and customer satisfaction. Aerojet, who also won a Boeing Supplier of the Year award in 2005, was one of 11 companies honored last night for its 2007 performance.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 14, 2008 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, participated in the 14th successful launch of the United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket. Launched from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., the Atlas V vehicle included two of Aerojet’s 67-foot, single monolithic structure solid rocket boosters.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 10, 2008 – Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) company, announced its contract award today from NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC) for the development of a 5,500lbf Liquid Oxygen-Liquid Methane engine.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. and DULLES, Va., April 7, 2008 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company and Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE: ORB) announced today that together the two companies successfully conducted a static firing of the jettison motor, a key component of the Launch Abort System (LAS) for NASA’s Orion next generation human spaceflight program.