Company Displays Wide Range of Satellite Products and Capabilities
DULLES, Va.Mar. 10, 2015--
ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense
technologies, will highlight a wide range of the company s satellite and
space component products at the Satellite 2015 Conference and
Exhibition. The conference is being held March 16-19 at the Walter E.
Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The Orbital ATK display
is located at Booth 8017 in the exhibit hall.
Orbital ATK is a leading provider of small- to medium-class satellite
systems and space components for commercial, government and
international customers. Specific products on display at Satellite 2015
include Orbital ATK s GEOStar-2 and GEOStar-3 geostationary Earth-orbit
communications satellite platforms as well as the company s medium-,
small- and microsatellite-class systems primarily used in low-Earth
orbit. These satellite platforms support a wide variety of customer
missions in the commercial and international communications markets.
The Orbital ATK exhibit features innovative satellite servicing
technology including our Mission Extension Vehicle built for ViviSat
which provides in-orbit satellite life extension service to virtually
all geostationary satellites. The Mission Extension Vehicle also offers
a flexible hosted payload capability.
Also on display are products that showcase Orbital ATK as a leading
supplier of spacecraft components on domestic and international
platforms. Those products include bus structures, antenna reflectors,
solar array systems, space thermal hardware, deployables and propulsion
In addition to the exhibit presentation, Orbital ATK President and Chief
Executive Officer David W. Thompson will participate in a panel
discussion on Monday, March 16 at the conference. The panel titled,
Transformative Change Across the Value Chain will be held from
9:00-10:00 a.m. in Room 207A at the Convention Center.
Visitors to the Orbital ATK exhibit can learn more about the company s
innovative, affordable and flight proven satellite products through
animated videos, fact sheets and product model displays. Orbital ATK
subject matter experts will be available to answer questions and provide
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 more than 12,000 people in 20 states across the U.S. and in
several international locations. For more information, visit www.orbitalatk.com.
Source: Orbital ATK, Inc.
Orbital ATK, Inc.
Vicki Cox, 703-406-5663
Systems Group Public Relations
Barron Beneski, 703-406-5528
Public and Investor