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Warren M. Boley, Jr. Named President of Aerojet Rocketdyne : 06/17/2013

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 17, 2013) - GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) announced today that Warren M. Boley, Jr. will serve as the president of Aerojet Rocketdyne, a recently formed, wholly-owned subsidiary of GenCorp Inc., effective June 17, 2013. Aerojet Rocketdyne brings together the storied capabilities of America's two premier rocket propulsion companies.

Boley first joined Aerojet as president in July 2012 and expands his role as president of the new Aerojet Rocketdyne company that was...

GenCorp Completes Acquisition of Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne from United Technologies Corporation : 06/14/2013

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 14, 2013) - GenCorp Inc. (NYSE: GY) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of substantially all operations of the Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne business (Rocketdyne) from United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX). GenCorp will combine Rocketdyne with Aerojet-General Corporation (Aerojet), a wholly-owned subsidiary of GenCorp, and the combined businesses will operate as Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc., headquartered in Sacramento, California.

As part of...

The SI CEO Bill Graham Announces Retirement : 05/31/2013

CHANTILLY, Va. (May 31, 2013) - The SI Organization, Inc. (the SI) today announced that Mac Curtis has been named President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective July 1, 2013. He succeeds Bill Graham, who has been President and CEO since 2003 and will serve as Vice Chairman of the Company going forward.

"Bill spent 20 years with this business, including leading its growth and development over the last decade," said Ramzi Musallam, Chairman of the SI and Managing Partner of...

Thuraya Joins the Space Data Association : 05/27/2013

DUBAI and the Isle of Man (May 27, 2013) - The Space Data Association (SDA) which has been established by commercial satellite operators to improve the safety and efficiency of space operations, today announced that Thuraya Telecommunications, the leading Mobile Satellite Services operator will join the organization as a Member. The SDA is a non-profit association that brings together international satellite operators in collaboration to share critical data and best practices which is vital...

Maritime Broadband offer from Thuraya MarineComms Answers Industry's Cost or Quality Dilemma : 05/23/2013

Dubai, UAE (May 23, 2013) - Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services operator has unveiled a new Maritime Broadband (MBB) service offering, enabling ship owners and managers to enjoy high quality maritime broadband communications at practical prices. Teaming Thuraya's proven and reliable hardware solutions with a range of pricing options, MBB has been designed to provide users with the connectivity they need, while enabling them to budget with confidence.

Orbit Logic Awarded Air Force Space Superiority Contract : 05/20/2013

GREENBELT, MD (May 20, 2013) - Orbit Logic has signed a Phase II SBIR contract sponsored by the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) for the development of a flexible and scalable architecture for mission planning in onboard flight software. The modular design conceived by Orbit Logic during its Phase I work is flexible to support limited or extensive onboard automation for planning decisions. As part of the new Phase II contract, Orbit Logic will develop a fully functional flight software...

The SI Organization, Inc. Joins the Satellite Industry Association : 05/20/2013

Washington, D.C. (May 20, 2013) - The Satellite Industry Association (SIA) announced today that The SI Organization, Inc. (the SI) has joined as a new member. "SIA is pleased to welcome the SI as part of our growing representation of satellite communications service providers and systems integrators," said Patricia Cooper, SIA's President. "As our newest member, the SI brings unique experience in providing state-of-the-art technology and engineering solutions to support the communications...

Aerojet Rocket Motors Contribute to Third Standard Missile-3 Block IB Intercept : 05/16/2013

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 16, 2013) - Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that its propulsion systems successfully contributed to the third consecutive intercept test of Raytheon's Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IB.

The SM-3 Block IB missile is part of the Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense system. During Flight Test Mission-19, the sea-based missile intercepted and destroyed a separating ballistic missile target, further...

The SI Acquires Applied Communication Sciences : 05/15/2013

CHANTILLY, Va. (May 15, 2013) - The SI Organization, Inc. (the SI) today announced it has acquired Applied Communication Sciences (ACS), a leading provider of applied research, technical consulting and technology solutions to U.S. defense and intelligence agencies, U.S. civil government organizations, and commercial customers.

Formerly the research and engineering arm of Telcordia Technologies and with its origins tracing back to Bell Laboratories, ACS was established in January 2012...

Dynetics Technical Services Receives 2012 Marshall Space Flight Center Contractor Excellence Award : 05/15/2013

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (May 15, 2013) - Dynetics Technical Services (DTS) received the 2012 Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) Contractor Excellence Award (CES) in the Small Business Category at the annual MSFC Center Director's Breakfast this morning. The event was held at the Davidson Center for Space Exploration at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center.

According to Patrick Scheuermann, MSFC director, this award recognizes DTS's leadership and commitment to achieving high standards of...


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