Aerojet Rocketdyne News - 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 13, 2008 – Aerojet’s (a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company) work-horse propulsion products are again in use as the Space Shuttle Endeavour embarks on the STS-123 mission to the International Space Station. Endeavour roared into orbit early Tuesday from the Kennedy Space Center to begin its two day rendezvous with the International Space Station.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 11 PRNewswire-FirstCall -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that its Redmond, Wash. operation has achieved one million man hours with no recordable incident injuries or lost days from work. Aerojet Redmond's achievement of this record occurred over a year long period, spanning from Jan. 2007 to March 2008.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 29, 2008 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, celebrated its Camden, AR facility’s ‘Two Million Man-hours without a Lost Day From Work’ achievement today in Camden. This achievement recognized Aerojet Camden’s nearly two-year safety record, spanning from Feb. 10, 2006 through Nov. 8, 2007.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 30, 2008 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, celebrated today that its propulsion system propelled NASA’s MESSENGER spacecraft past Mercury on its historic first of three visits, preceding a planned orbital insertion in 2011. Spacecraft controllers used this encounter – accomplished on Jan.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 15, 2008 – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, along with former NASA astronaut Ken Reightler and Aerojet President Scott Neish, today helped launch California's first annual Career Technical Education (CTE) Summit. After seeing the benefits of CTE in action, lawmakers were urged to expand CTE instruction in the state's schools.