Orbital ATK

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August 27, 2018 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 2 July 2018, Vivienne Machi
An array of new agile launch capabilities being developed by the commercial sector to send satellites into orbit could provide added resiliency to the U.S. space architecture...
What are the potential risks to the U.S. energetic materials supply chain? DSIAC staff conducted research on the energetic materials supply chain and provided links to a...
December 4, 2017 | Source: Fox News, foxnews.com, 16 November 2017, Allison Barrie
Our military relies on bullets and bombs to do their job – but how do we stop those munitions from being used against our own troops? The military needs the most powerful...
December 4, 2017 | Source: Government Accountability Office (GAO) Report, GAO-18-45, October 2017, gao.gov
Over the past two decades, the solid rocket motor (SRM) industrial base has undergone various changes including consolidation and recent expansion. Specifically, since 1995, the...
November 20, 2017 | Source: Defense Systems, defensesystems.com, 23 October 2017, Morgan Cole
The U.S. Navy is working with Orbital ATK to convert AGM-88B High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles into 25 AGM-88E Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM) All-Up-Rounds as...
Low Earth Orbit
A NEW VISION The last decade has seen a resurgence of NASA’s bold visions, from returning humans to the moon after a 50-year hiatus to colonizing Mars. President George W. Bush...
October 23, 2017 | Source: Military.com, 6 May 2017, Matthew Cox
U.S. Army's senior leadership has ended an agreement with Orbital ATK Inc. that spanned two decades over the XM25 25mm airburst weapon, a move that could put the troubled weapon...
May 8, 2017 | Source: The National Interest, nationalinterest.org, 15 March 2017, James Hasik and Julian Platón
Directed energy has been a fetching technological idea for decades, but as Sandra Irwin wrote in National Defense in July 2015, the technology seemingly “has perennially been on...
September 26, 2016 | Source: Matthew Cox, Military.com
Army weapons officials are planning a late-September response to Pentagon investigators' recent criticisms of the XM25 as the service wrestles with how this high-tech but heavy...
August 23, 2015 | Source: Picatinny Arsenal, pica.army.mil, 28 July 2015, Ed Lopez, Picatinny Arsenal Public Affairs
As drone technology gains greater public attention, along with its potential for hostile action against U.S. targets, Army engineers are seeking to adapt ongoing research to...