Aerojet Rocketdyne News - 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, recently conducted a critical static fire test of an innovative, low-cost large booster in support of the U.S. Navy's Submarine Launched Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile (SLIRBM) demonstration.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that its booster launched the seventh successful interceptor for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency and Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) flight test program.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, recently completed ground testing of an advanced flight-weight combustor for the Dual Combustion Ramjet engine (DCR) on the DARPA/Navy/Boeing HyFly (Hypersonic Flight) program.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, has been awarded a $3.5m contract by Raytheon Missile Systems to continue risk reduction efforts on the propulsion system for the Missile Defense Agency's Network Centric Airborne Defense Element (NCADE) program.

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.