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Orbital ATK Hires Former Astronaut to Lead Commercial Resupply Services Program Operations

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has hired a former NASA astronaut as senior director of operations for the company’s Commercial Resupply Services program, GovCon Wire reported Monday. The company said Monday Rick Mastracchio will oversee the … Continue reading

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Orbital ATK to Supply Sidewinder Missile Rocket Motors Under Air Force Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 6, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has received a $67 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for the production of AIM-9P Sidewinder missile rocket motors for foreign military sales customers, GovCon Wire reported Friday. The … Continue reading

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Former NRO Official to Lead Orbital ATK Space Systems Tech Dev’t; Chris Long Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 9, 2016 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has appointed the former director of the National Reconnaissance Office‘s advanced systems and technology directorate as the director for advanced technology development at the company’s space systems group, GovCon Wire reported Monday. … Continue reading

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Orbital ATK to Support MDA’s Medium-Range Ballistic Missile Under $182M Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 22, 2016 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) will provide production equipment, systems engineering support and associated services and equipment for the Missile Defense Agency‘s Medium-Range Ballistic Missile Type 3 Configuration 2 target system, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. … Continue reading

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Boeing, Lockheed, Northrop, Orbital ATK, SSL Selected for NASA Mars Orbiter Concept Studies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2016 — Boeing (NYSE: BA), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) and Space Systems Loral have received separate contracts from NASA to study concepts relevant to a potential Mars orbiter mission, GovCon Wire reported … Continue reading

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AF Picks 7 Subcontractors to Support Northrop in Bomber Aircraft Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 9, 2016 — Seven companies will serve as subcontractors on the U.S. Air Force‘s potential $55 billion Long Range Strike Bomber program to support prime contractor Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. Defense News reported … Continue reading

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US Navy Awards Orbital ATK $426 Million Fuze and Fuze Accesories Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 29, 2015  Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) received a $426 million contract for testing and qualification and production of FMU-139D/B fuzes and fuze accessories. Orbital ATK will look to build on the success of its all-electronic FMU-167/B Hard … Continue reading

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Orbital ATK Wins $426M NAVAIR Fuze Kits IDIQ

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 21, 2015 — Naval Air Systems Command has awarded Orbital ATK an ammunition components contract worth $426 million, GovCon Wire reported Friday. The Defense Department said the firm-fixed-price contract is for the FMU-139D/B electronic bomb fuze and related … Continue reading

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Orbital ATK Starts Navy AARGM 4th Full-Rate Production

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 14, 2015 — The Naval Air Systems Command has selected Orbital ATK to continue to provide Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile services for the U.S. Navy and allied countries, GovCon Wire reported Friday. The Defense Department said Sept. … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup June 29 – July 2 2015

Weekly Roundup June 29 – July 2 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The halfway point of 2015 and Fourth of July weekend offers us a good opportunity to look back on … Continue reading

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