Orbital ATK and its Global Supply Chain Network Chosen for
Dependability and Affordability
DULLES, Va.Oct. 3, 2016--
Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense
technologies, announced today that it has been awarded multiple delivery
orders from the U.S. government to supply non-U.S. standard ammunition
(NSA) for the Department of Defense in support of international allies.
The combination of orders received in September and October 2016 under
Orbital ATK s Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity and Basic Ordering
Agreement contracts total $126 million.
The selection of Orbital ATK as a provider to the NSA program
demonstrates the company s expertise in program, technical and supply
chain management, and is complemented by a worldwide team of proven
suppliers. Orbital ATK has been the leading supplier to the NSA program
since its inception in 2008, providing an important and timely supply of
products to our country s allies.
Orbital ATK has long been a reliable source of affordable, high-quality
ammunition to the U.S. Armed Forces and its allies across the globe,
said Kent Holiday, Vice President and General Manager of Orbital ATK's
Small Caliber Systems Division of the Defense Systems Group. We are
honored to support our Army customer in every facet of ammunition
requirements they may have, and these significant orders continue
Orbital ATK s legacy of commitment and performance to the U.S. Army NSA
Orbital ATK is the operator of the U.S. Army s Lake City Army Ammunition
Plant in Independence, Missouri, where it is the largest manufacturer of
small caliber ammunition for the U.S. Department of Defense.
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, Inc.
Bryan Kidder, 410-864-4932
Systems Group Communications
Barron Beneski, 703-406-5528
and Investor Relations