Aerojet Rocketdyne News - 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 20, 2008 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, Lockheed Martin and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) are counting on 12 Aerojet lander engines to smoothly land NASA’s Phoenix Mars Lander onto the surface of Mars on May 25, 2008.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 13, 2008 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, successfully completed a hot-fire testing program of the Orion crew module 120-pound thrust mono-propellant engine to demonstrate operation at expected Orion flight conditions.

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.