Company to Display Wide Range of Products and Advanced Technologies
that Support the Warfighter
DULLES, Va.Oct. 7, 2015--
Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense
technologies, will highlight its full range of capabilities and next
generation products in support of the warfighter as an exhibitor during
the Association of the United States Army's (AUSA) 2015 Annual Meeting
and Exposition in Washington, D.C. The show will be held at the Walter
E. Washington Convention Center from October 12-14. The Orbital ATK
exhibit is located at booth 1113, Hall A on the lower level.
Orbital ATK will display multiple products that support the U.S. Army
today as well as future capabilities being developed in partnership with
the Army. These include the Bushmaster family of
medium-caliber cannons, precision guidance kits for artillery and
mortars, the XM25 Counter Defilade Target Engagement System, small-,
medium- and large-caliber ammunition and command guided ammunition
concepts. The company will also exhibit its next generation warheads and
propulsion systems to include Lethality Enhanced Ordnance and rocket
motors for the Insensitive Munition Hellfire missile.
The exhibit also features Orbital ATK s range of special mission
aircraft upgrades to include the AC-208B Armed Caravan, the AC-235 Light
Gunship and aircraft survivability products AAR-47, Multi-Threat
Warners, Helicopter Active Protection System as well as the ShotFinder
acoustic hostile fire detection technology.
Orbital ATK will also showcase its expanded communications satellites
and remote sensing capabilities. As one of the world s pre-eminent
satellite technology providers, the company offers a broad portfolio of
products for military, scientific and commercial customers. Products on
display at AUSA will include the ORS-1, LEO Star-2, RapidStar 1 and 2,
GEOStar-3, and Kestrel Eye, an intelligence, surveillance and
reconnaissance nanosatellite- class imagery satellite that is designed
to be tasked at the tactical unit level providing 1.5 meter ground
resolution to the warfighter.
Specialty products showcased include the Switchblade Tactical Missile
System and multiple types of illuminating flares, including
groundbreaking infrared countermeasures the new MJU-73/B and the
MJU-62/B, as well as the developmental infrared countermeasures XS1100
and XS1200. Also on display are the air droppable LUU-2 and 19 (visible
and infrared) and the M257/278 Hydra rocket launched illuminating flares
(visible and infrared).
Members of the news media interested in more information about Orbital
ATK at AUSA may contact Orbital ATK's on-site media representative,
Bryan Kidder, during the show.
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 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