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David Thompson: Orbital, ATK Set Feb. 9 Date to Close A&D Merger and Outdoor Group Spinoff

Both sets of stockholders Orbital Sciences (NYSE: ORB) and ATK (NYSE: ATK) voted Tuesday to approve the transaction that will see Orbital merge with ATK’s aerospace and defense groups. The merger is scheduled to close Feb. 9 and the combined company will trade as Orbital ATK under the stock ticker symbol “OA” …

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Justice Dept OKs Orbital Merger with ATK’s A&D Groups

The Justice Department has approved a proposed merger between Orbital Sciences (NYSE: ORB) and ATK‘s (NYSE: ATK) aerospace and defense businesses. Orbital and ATK expect to close the estimated $5 billion deal in February 2015, pending votes by shareholders at both companies next month and other customary closing conditions, Orbital …

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ATK, Orbital Delay Expected Merger Closure Date to February

ATK (NYSE: ATK) and Orbital Sciences (NYSE: ORB) have delayed their expected closure date for the spinoff of ATK’s sporting group and the merger between Orbital and ATK’s aerospace and defense groups to February. The companies said Monday they have also rescheduled their stockholder meetings to Jan. 27, 2015 from the previous announced date of Dec. …

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David Thompson: Orbital-ATK Deal Could Close in January

The planned merger of Orbital Sciences (NYSE: ORB) with ATK‘s (NYSE: ATK) aerospace and defense groups could close in January if the companies receive regulatory approvals for the deal during the December holiday season, Orbital CEO David Thompson said Thursday. Thompson also said that transition teams from both companies are “continuing to target …

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Orbital Sciences, ATK’s Aerospace & Defense Groups to Merge in $5B Deal

Orbital Sciences Corp. (NYSE: ORB) has agreed to merge with ATK‘s (NYSE: ATK) aerospace and defense groups in an approximately $5 billion transaction to create a combined company that will operate as Orbital ATK once the deal completes. In separate releases from ATK and from Orbital, the companies said Monday that …

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ATK to Provide Motor to Orbital’s Taurus II

ATK (NYSE: ATK) booked a $57 million contract to provide the CASTOR 30XL, a motor to be used on Orbital Science Corporation’s (NYSE: ORB) Taurus II commercial launch vehicle. Taurus II will supply cargo for NASA to the International Space Station. “The CASTOR 30XL is another important addition to our …

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Air Force Taps Northrop, Space Vector for $424M Suborbital Launch Services Contract

Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) innovation systems business, formerly Orbital ATK, and Space Vector have landed spots under a potential seven-year, $424M contract for suborbital launch services in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s Sounding Rocket Program-4. Efforts under the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract are intended to help USAF …

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ATK SVP Mike Kahn Receives Wash100 Recognition for Defense Sector Leadership

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 9, 2015 – Mike Kahn, ATK senior vice president and defense group president, has made it to this year’s Wash100 list of the most influential leaders in GovCon for his leadership role in the defense sector. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public …

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ATK Unveils Share Distribution Plan for Vista Outdoor Spinoff

ATK‘s (NYSE: ATK) board of directors has decided to give stockholders two shares of common stock in the future ATK sporting group spinoff company Vista Outdoor for every share of ATK common stock. ATK said Tuesday that stockholders will either receive a book-entry account statement on their Vista Outdoor common stocks or have their Vista Outdoor …

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ATK 2Q 2015 Revenue Jumps 11%, Aerospace and Defense Groups Record 3% Increases

ATK (NYSE: ATK) has announced the financial results for the second quarter of its 2015 fiscal year, which ended on Sept. 28, 2014. The Arlington, Virginia-based aerospace and defense contractor reported an 11-percent increase in revenue from the prior-year quarter, a 2.1-percent increase in profit and an uptick in sales for all …

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