RS-25 delays impact Aerojet earnings

WASHINGTON — Delays in beginning manufacturing of RS-25 engines for NASA affected Aerojet Rocketdyne’s earnings within the second quarter, however the firm expects to compensate for this system later this 12 months.... Read more »

Raytheon to challenge Lockheed Martin’s acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne

Raytheon CEO Gregory Hayes: “We clearly have some issues.” WASHINGTON — Raytheon Applied sciences plans to formally oppose Lockheed Martin’s proposed $4.4 billion acquisition of rocket engine producer Aerojet Rocketdyne, Raytheon’s CEO... Read more »

Green propellant successfully demonstrated on NASA mission

WASHINGTON — A latest NASA mission efficiently demonstrated the efficiency of a non-toxic “inexperienced” propellant, creating alternatives for its use in a variety of future spacecraft. NASA flew the Inexperienced Propellant Infusion... Read more »

In the wake of Northrop-Orbital merger, Aerojet’s solid rocket engine business teetering on the brink

This text initially appeared within the June 25, 2018 challenge of table4 journal. In the course of the Chilly Warfare, the Pentagon purchased sufficient stable rocket motors for intercontinental ballistic missiles to... Read more »