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Orbital ATK Lowers Loss Expectations in Restatement on Army Ammo Contract

Orbital ATK (NYSE: ATK) has lowered its forecast of losses on a U.S. Army ammunition production contract to $350 million from the initial $450 million outlook as the aerospace and defense company carries out an accounting review. Dulles, Virginia-based Orbital ATK said in a Tuesday Securities and Exchange Commission filing the …

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Orbital ATK Warhead Gets Joint Munitions Command Full Materiel Release OK

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 28, 2016 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has received full materiel release approval from the Joint Munitions Command for the company’s 60-millimeter M1061 mortar cartridge, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Thursday the approval serves to certify that the munition is safe, logistically supportable and operationally suitable following tests …

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Orbital ATK to Build Land Imaging Satellite for NASA Under $130M Contract; Steve Krein Comments

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has received a potential five-year, $129.9 million contract from NASA to design and develop a satellite that works to provide images and measurements of the Earth’s land cover. NASA awarded the firm-fixed-price delivery order for the Landsat 9 spacecraft under the Rapid Spacecraft Acquisition III contract, the space …

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October 18 Market Close: GovCon Index Climbs on Orbital ATK Post-Launch Surge, Primes Pace Gain

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed just shy of a full 1-percent gain Tuesday on a large upswing by Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) after the company’s successful rocket launch Monday night and gains by other prime contractors. GovCon Index gainers outnumbered laggers at a 9-to-1 ratio and 10 of its 11 S&P 500 companies …

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Orbital ATK, Airbus to Build Eutelsat Satellite to Serve Europe, North Africa

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 12, 2016 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) and Airbus will build a new satellite for Eutelsat Communications that will eventually serve European and North African video markets, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Eutelsat said Tuesday Orbital ATK will produce the platform for the future EUTELSAT 5 West B satellite while Airbus’ …

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Orbital ATK, NASA Eye Oct. 13 Launch for Latest Cygnus Delivery to ISS

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 6, 2016 — An Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) Cygnus spacecraft will launch Oct. 13 to transport 5, 100 pounds of supplies and research to the International Space Station as part of the company’s Commercial Resupply Services contract with NASA, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The space agency said in a blog …

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Orbital ATK, NASA Eye Oct. 9-13 Launch Window for 6th Cargo Resupply Mission

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 22, 2016 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) and NASA are considering the window between Oct. 9 and 13 to launch the sixth cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station under the company’s Commercial Resupply Services contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The space agency said Wednesday an Orbital ATK Antares rocket …

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Orbital ATK Wraps Up Preliminary Design Review on 3 NOAA Polar Satellites

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 15, 2016 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has concluded the four-day preliminary design review on three Joint Polar Satellite System spacecraft in collaboration with NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Monday it reviewed the design of JPSS-2,  JPSS-3 and JPSS-4 at a facility in Arizona to move …

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Orbital ATK Opens West Virginia-Based Tactical Rocket Motor Production Facilities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 2, 2016 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has opened multiple facilities in Rocket Center, West Virginia, to produce advanced tactical propulsion systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the facilities, located at the Allegany Ballistics Laboratory, are built to help address a demand for insensitive munitions rocket motors in the defense …

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Lockheed-Boeing JV Rocket Carries Orbital ATK-Built Satellites to Space

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 22, 2016 — A joint venture of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Boeing (NYSE: BA) collaborated with the U.S. Air Force to launch the latest Geosynchronous Space Situational Awareness Program satellites built by Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Air Force said Friday the launch aboard United …

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