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"I am very proud to be the head coach of ATK. I have always had the feeling that I will be back to train the team.
For the ULA Atlas V rocket, Orbital ATK produced the 10-foot diameter composite heat shield, which provides higher performance with lower weight, and essential protection for the first stage engine of the launch vehicle from engine exhaust temperatures in excess of 4,000 degrees Fahrenheit.
Using decades of experience in developing and fielding advanced warheads, Orbital ATK designed, built and validated the new missile warhead for hypersonic speeds in less than 60 days.
"Galaxy 30 will be the 11 th satellite Orbital ATK has built for Intelsat, and represents the first satellite in the Galaxy fleet replacement program," said Ken Lee, Intelsat's Senior Vice President, Space Systems.
In September, Northrop Grumman and Orbital ATK entered into a definitive agreement under which Northrop Grumman will acquire Orbital ATK for approximately USD 7.8bn in cash, plus the assumption of USD 1.4bn in net debt.
Orbital ATK manufactured the motors' composite cases in Clearfield, Utah, and the motors themselves in Magna, Utah.
Under this contract, Orbital ATK will provide technical and logistic support, depot-level repair, engineering services for obsolescence mitigation for Air Force and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) customers and familiarization training for FMS customers.
"Utah's talented and well-educated workforce, high quality of life, appeal to outdoor enthusiasts and increasing position as a hub for outdoor recreation companies support our decision to establish and consolidate the headquarters for this new and exciting company," said Mark DeYoung, ATK president and CEO.
ATK said it has filed a registration statement on form 10 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Contradictions have also been found in the ATK report.
ATK has designed, fabricated, integrated, tested and delivered more than 3,800 stage motors in support of Department of Defense missions.
ATK has said it will retain an executive search firm to review internal and external candidates for the permanent position of CFO.