In concert with Raytheon, Aerojet Rocketdyne is developing the next generation of sea- and land-based U.S. missile defense capabilities by providing reliable, low-risk propulsion technologies. In addition to the current production of first and second stage MK 72 and MK 104 rocket motors and the SM-3 Block IB solid propellant TDACS, or maneuvering stage, the company is developing the TDACS for SM-3 Block IIA."Our team is proud of the continued 100 percent mission success record of Aerojet Rocketdyne's missile defense products," said Carlos Meraz, Aerojet Rocketdyne's Standard Missile-3 Block IB TDACS senior program director. "The TDACS provides innovative yet affordable technology that is vital in the protection of our country and our allies." Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. The company is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne can be obtained by visiting our websites at www.Rocket.com and www.AerojetRocketdyne.com.
CONTACT: Glenn Mahone, Aerojet Rocketdyne, 202-302-9941 Glenn.Mahone@Rocket.com Lynn Machon, Aerojet Rocketdyne, 916-355-3587 Lynn.Machon@Rocket.com