Aerojet Rocketdyne News - 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, provided propulsion for NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander mission which launched on Aug. 4 at 5:26 a.m. from Space Launch Complex 17A, Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 23, 2007 -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE:GY) company, today hosted Representative Tom Davis (VA-11) on a tour of its Engineering Center of Excellence – a premier aerospace and defense engineering facility in Virginia and the leading center of tactical motor development in the United States.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) company and a core propulsion provider for NASA's new space exploration vehicle, ORION, as well as several Missile Defense Agency propulsion programs, recently conducted an internally funded test firing of large-scale controllable solid rocket motors.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, joins NASA in celebrating the June 8 launch of the space shuttle Atlantis STS-117. The Atlantis crew anticipates at least four spacewalks and will spend 13 days on the Space Station performing maintenance and construction operations.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today its recent selection by NASA Marshall Space Flight Center to provide developmental engines for the Ares I crew launch vehicle first stage roll control system.