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ISU will Host the First “Galaxy Forum Europe 2013” on April 5, 2013 : 03/19/2013

STRASBOURG, France (March 19, 2013)The International Space University (ISU) and The International Lunar Observatory Association (ILOA) organize the first "Galaxy Forum Europe 2013". This free, one-day, program exclusively for teachers and journalists will be devoted to Galaxy Astronomy and 21st Century Education in Europe. This event will be hosted by the International Space University (ISU), Strasbourg, on April 5...

Aerojet Leads Investment in Unified Nexsys : 03/18/2013

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 18, 2013) - Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that its investment in Carlsbad-based company Unified Nexsys, Inc. closes the Series A funding round for the software startup.

Unified Nexsys manufactures software and hardware technologies that discover, configure and connect devices securely to Wide Area Network clients over any Internet Protocol-based networks. The streamlined configuration solutions enable real-time situational...

Aerojet Announces Successful Requalification of its Delta II AJ10-118K Second Stage Engine : 03/15/2013

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 14, 2013) - Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced that its Delta II second stage engine, the AJ10-118K, successfully passed a requalification test of its ablative chamber at Aerojet's J4 altitude simulation test facility in Sacramento.

The intent of the requalification program was to replace the asbestos insulator material with a readily-available and environmentally-friendly alternative. The three-burn hot fire test simulated a "test-like...

Thuraya and OneAccess Announce Optimized Solutions for Broadband Connectivity On-the-Go : 03/14/2013

DUBAI, UAE (March 14, 2013) - Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services operator and its Solution Partner OneAccess, a leading manufacturer of multi-service routers and Carrier Ethernet access devices today announced a strategic partnership that they will provide users of Thuraya IP terminals with three new customized solutions.

Ahmed AL Shamsi, Chief Technology Officer at Thuraya said: "Today's mobile worker, whether in the corporate or media sector,...

Aerojet SM-3 Block IB TDACS Completes Qualification Testing : 03/13/2013

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 13, 2013) - Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced that it completed Throttling Divert and Attitude Control System (TDACS) qualification testing with the successful altitude hot fire test for the Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IB program. The SM-3 program is managed by the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and by prime contractor Raytheon.

The final TDACS qualification unit was altitude tested at Aerojet's Sacramento, Calif., headquarters. A...

Thuraya Opens Communcation Lines for Freelance Journalists Through its Thuraya IP+ Terminal : 03/13/2013

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (March, 13, 2013) - Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services operator, in partnership with the Rory Peck Trust, a non-profit independent organization dedicated to the support, safety and welfare of freelance news gatherers, have come together to sponsor award-winning freelance journalist, Sebastian Meyer.

T. Sanford Jewett, Vice President of Marketing at Thuraya said: "Thuraya is proud to sponsor Sebastian and his work. In...

Thuraya Expands its Range of Innovative Data Products with the Launch of the Thuraya IP+ : 03/12/2013

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (March 12, 2013) - Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a leading Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) operator, today announced the launch of Thuraya IP+, the latest addition to its expanding portfolio of mobile satellite broadband terminals.

Thuraya IP+ is the fastest and lightest mobile satellite broadband terminal. Without compromising on portability, it is also designed to achieve the fastest IP speeds, ensuring quick and reliable access to broadband data...

Thuraya Signs Service Partner Agreement with Pivotel of Australia : 03/07/2013

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (March 7, 2013) - Thuraya Telecommunications, a leading Mobile Satellite Services operator today announced it has signed a Service Partner agreement with Pivotel Group Pty Limited of Australia. As a licensed mobile carrier, Pivotel will provide Thuraya's products and services across Australia and Southern Asia. The Company supports Australia's largest installed base of mobile satellite users including voice, data and M2M services. The addition of Thuraya's suite...

Aerojet Hosts NASA and Lockheed Martin Orion Program Leadership to Discuss Next-Generation Spacecraft Progress : 03/01/2013

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 1, 2013) – Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that it hosted NASA and Lockheed Martin (LMCO) program leadership at its Redmond facility on Feb. 27 to recognize Aerojet contributions to the Orion program and to discuss progress on America’s next-generation spacecraft.

More than 100 employees gathered in Redmond to hear NASA Orion Crew and Service Module Manager, Charlie Lundquist, and LMCO’s Orion Deputy Program Manager, Larry Price...

Aerojet Contribution Launches New Challenger Learning Center at Sacramento’s Future Powerhouse Science Center : 02/26/2013

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Feb. 26, 2013) - Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced that yesterday afternoon, Vice President of Quality & Mission Assurance, Lee Tait, presented a check for $100,000 to the board of the Powerhouse Science Center as part of its $1.5 million commitment toward creation of the new Aerojet Challenger Learning Center in Sacramento.

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