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ULA Launches Secondary Payload on Delta IV Rocket; Jim Sponnick Comments

ULA Launches Secondary Payload on Delta IV Rocket; Jim Sponnick Comments

United Launch Alliance has launched the AFSPC-4 mission aboard a Delta IV rocket as part of the U.S. Air Force‘s Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle program to deliver military and government… Read more »

Lockheed Completes Developmental, Operational Flight Tests for Alternative Warhead Program; Ken Musculus Comments

Lockheed Completes Developmental, Operational Flight Tests for Alternative Warhead Program; Ken Musculus Comments

Lockheed Martin has completed a set of developmental and operational flight tests on the Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System as part of the engineering, manufacturing and development phase of the Defense Department‘s… Read more »

ATK and Jordan’s Design and Development Bureau Partner on AC-295 Gunship

ATK and Jordan’s Design and Development Bureau Partner on AC-295 Gunship

ATK and the King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau have partnered for base configurations of the medium AC-295 gunships for the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Two lightweight gunships were… Read more »

Scott Texter: ATK, Northrop Test NASA Webb Telescope Backplane System

Scott Texter: ATK, Northrop Test NASA Webb Telescope Backplane System

ATK and Northrop Grumman have jointly tested a backplane assembly for NASA‘s James Webb Telescope to determine if the platform could withstand the rigors of space travel and carry heavy… Read more »

ATK’s Jeff Kubacki on the CIO’s Business Responsibilities, How Leaders Set IT Strategy

ATK’s Jeff Kubacki on the CIO’s Business Responsibilities, How Leaders Set IT Strategy

(Editor’s note: this interview took place prior to ATK’s April announcement that the company would spinoff its sporting division into an independent company and merge its aerospace and defense businesses with… Read more »

ATK to Exhibit Weapons, Ammunition at Eurosatory 2014

ATK to Exhibit Weapons, Ammunition at Eurosatory 2014

ATK will exhibit its products at the Eurosatory 2014 international event for the land and air-land defense and security industry to be held in France on June 16-20. The company said Monday its… Read more »

ATK, Aerojet Rocketdyne Help Launch ULA Delta Rocket; Blake Larson Comments

ATK, Aerojet Rocketdyne Help Launch ULA Delta Rocket; Blake Larson Comments

ATK and Aerojet Rocketdyne aided in the launch of a United Launch Alliance-built rocket on Friday from Cape Canaveral, Fla. ATK technologies also helped to operate the new Boeing GPS IIF… Read more »

David Thompson: The Future ‘Orbital ATK’ to Target Agility, Innovation

David Thompson: The Future ‘Orbital ATK’ to Target Agility, Innovation

Orbital Sciences Chairman, President and CEO David Thompson said the company plans to remain true to its mission of lowering costs to access outer space after completing its estimated $5 billion merger… Read more »

ATK Tests Spacecraft Solar Panels for NASA; Dave Shanahan Comments

ATK Tests Spacecraft Solar Panels for NASA; Dave Shanahan Comments

ATK has developed and tested a photovoltaic array for solar electric propulsion systems that NASA intends to use to power future robotic and manned spacecraft. The company’s MegaFlex solar array… Read more »

ATK’s Sporting Group to Become Independent Company As Part of Orbital Deal

ATK’s Sporting Group to Become Independent Company As Part of Orbital Deal

ATK‘s board of directors has approved a plan to spinoff its sporting group into an independent, publicly-traded company as part of an agreement to merge ATK’s aerospace and defense business… Read more »

Lockheed to Start ATK-Built Alternative Warhead Tests With Soldiers in the Summer

Lockheed to Start ATK-Built Alternative Warhead Tests With Soldiers in the Summer

Lockheed Martin has finished the production qualification testing phase for a warhead program the company manages under a $79.4 million contract awarded in April 2012. Soldiers will help carry out… Read more »

Joy de Lisser: ATK Extends Work for Boeing-Lockheed JV Under $178M Launch Vehicle Hardware Subcontract

Joy de Lisser: ATK Extends Work for Boeing-Lockheed JV Under $178M Launch Vehicle Hardware Subcontract

ATK will provide hardware to the United Launch Alliance for the Atlas V and Delta IV launch vehicles under a potential $178 million subcontract. ATK said Wednesday the order is for the U.S. Air Force‘s… Read more »

ATK Demos Booster Avionics for NASA’s Space Launch System Rockets; Kent Rominger Comments

ATK Demos Booster Avionics for NASA’s Space Launch System Rockets; Kent Rominger Comments

ATK has demonstrated a booster avionics system the company built to centralize twin solid rockets for NASA’s Space Launch System. The technology has been integrated into hardware and software systems and… Read more »

David Thompson: Orbital Sciences Seeks to Extend Launch Partnership With Skybox Imaging

David Thompson: Orbital Sciences Seeks to Extend Launch Partnership With Skybox Imaging

Orbital Sciences will launch Skybox Imaging’s imaging and spacecraft into space in late 2015 under a contract of an undisclosed value. The commercial Minotaur-C space launch vehicle will be used to transport… Read more »

Army Ops for ATK Tactical Holsters; Jay Tibbets Comments

Army Ops for ATK Tactical Holsters; Jay Tibbets Comments

ATK has been selected to provide tactical holsters to the U.S. Army under a potential five-year, $24 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. ADS, the distributor of ATK’s BLACKHAWK SERPA tactical holster, received… Read more »

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