Aerojet Rocketdyne News - 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 25, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) company, completed a successful demonstration of its MK 104 second-stage rocket motor in a Missile Defense Agency/Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) test over the Pacific Ocean.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 9, 2007, Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) company, again demonstrated its Boost Motor capabilities when the U.S. Missile Defense Agency and Lockheed Martin conducted another flight test of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system, successfully intercepting a target over the Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) on Kauai, HI.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 14, 2006 Aerojet’s liquid second stage engine helped power the United Launch Alliance Delta II launch vehicle and its satellite payload in a launch today from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.

The Delta II vehicle, known as the workhorse of the launch industry in its payload class, carried a classified payload for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 4, 2006 Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) company, announced today the company was selected to negotiate a contract award totaling $109 million from the Air Force Research Laboratory Propulsion Directorate (AFRLPR)at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. to develop a new hydrocarbon booster engine technology demonstrator for Air Force launch systems.

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 17, 2006 -- Aerojet’s liquid second-stage engine helped power the Boeing Delta II launch vehicle and its Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite into orbit today for the U.S. Air Force from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.