DULLES, Va.Dec. 6, 2017--
Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE: OA) today announced that, as expected, it has
received a request for additional information ( second request ) from
the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). This second request is part of the
regulatory process in connection with the FTC s review of Northrop
Grumman s (NYSE: NOC) proposed acquisition of Orbital ATK.
The company continues to expect the acquisition to close in the first
half of 2018, after receiving regulatory approvals.
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 13,000 people across the U.S. and in several
international locations. For more information, visit www.orbitalatk.com.
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