Expertise in Air and Land Defense Systems Integration on Display
During Latin America s Largest Aerospace and Defense Exhibition
DULLES, Va.Mar. 24, 2016--
Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense
technologies, will exhibit at FIDAE (Feria Internacional del Aire y del
Espacio) in Santiago, Chile from March 29 to April 1, 2016. FIDAE has
for 35 years fostered development of the global aerospace, defense and
security industries. The event provides Orbital ATK with the opportunity
to showcase its products and capabilities to regional allies. The
company s exhibit is located at Stand C77.
Focused on both aerospace and defense technologies, FIDAE is a natural
fit for Orbital ATK to display the company s expertise encompassing
defense integration for air and ground platforms. Highlights include the
company s ability to upgrade and integrate offensive and defensive air
capabilities with the Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM),
ShotFinder Acoustic Threat Warning System and the AAR-47 Missile Warning
System. Additionally, details are available on the company s innovative
line of customized gunships that provide allied nations with
intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms; and outfitted
with a variety of weapon systems to include Orbital ATK s Bushmaster
Chain Guns and medium-caliber cannons.
Orbital ATK will also display its precision guidance kits for artillery
and mortars; medium- and large-caliber ammunition; and the MK44
Bushmaster Chain Guns in both 30mm and 40mm configurations. Details on
the company s expertise in providing integrated logistics and training
packages for medium-caliber cannons is also available from on-site
Orbital ATK representatives.
Members of the news media interested in more information about Orbital
ATK during FIDAE should contact on-site media representative Jarrod
Krull at (763) 248-2686.
Orbital ATK s Defense Systems Group is an industry leader in providing
innovative and affordable precision and strike weapons, advanced
propulsion and hypersonics, missile components across air-, sea- and
land-based systems, ammunition and related energetic products.
About Orbital ATK
Orbital ATK is a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies.
The company designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation
systems for customers around the world, both as a prime contractor and
merchant supplier. Its main products include launch vehicles and related
propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense
electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition;
satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced
aerospace structures. Headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, Orbital ATK
employs approximately 12,000 people in 18 states across the U.S. and in
several international locations. For more information, visit www.orbitalatk.com.
Source: Orbital ATK
Bryan Kidder, 410-864-4932
Systems Group Communications
Barron Beneski, 703-406-5528
Public and Investor