Aerojet Rocketdyne News - 2017

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 2, 2005 -- Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) company, recently signed a multi-year agreement with Raytheon Missile Systems to fabricate warheads for the TOW-2A and TOW-2B missile systems. Aerojet’s initial-year contract is valued at $19.4 million and the company has negotiated options through 2009.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 1, 2005 -- Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) company, recently completed testing, conducted by NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC), of a prototype ion thruster optics assembly. The prototype ion optics assembly was integrated on GRC’s 7 kW Engineering Model (EM) NASA Evolutionary Xenon Thruster (NEXT).

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 29, 2005 -- Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that it won a contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop new solid rocket motor technologies for application on future Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Systems.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 7, 2005 -- Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. company, today unveiled a new manufacturing facility in Socorro, NM. The new facility, built in just five months, will be used for the production of fire suppression systems designed to be used in Ford Motor Company’s Crown Victoria Police Interceptor.

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