ATK Aerospace Systems

Defense contractor Alliant Techsystems Inc. announces spinoff and merger

Defense contractor Alliant Techsystems Inc. on Tuesday announced that its board of directors has unanimously approved a plan to create two independent, public... Read more »

April 29, 2014


Orrin Hatch, Rob Bishop tout importance of F-35 at Hill Air Force Base

Hill Air Force Base will soon become one of the first military installations in the nation to fly the F-35 Lightning II fighter jet. Read more »

Aug. 21, 2013


ATK lays off 150 employees, majority in Utah

;Aerospace firm ATK announced it is reducing its workforce in Utah, Mississippi and Ohio by 150 employees. The company said 90 people, all from Utah, agreed to... Read more »

March 28, 2013


ATK awarded $81 million rocket motors contract

Aerospace firm ATK announced Wednesday it has signed a new contract valued at up to $81 million over five years with the U.S. Air Force Space Development and Test... Read more »

March 13, 2013


ATK unveils proposal it hopes will end NASA's dependence on Russia

ATK previously announced plans to reconfigure the space shuttle's Solid Rocket Boosters for use in the proposed Liberty Launch Vehicle. Now it's rolling out plans for... Read more »

May 11, 2012


Utah workers contribute to NASA's new Mars mission

NASA's biggest Mars rover is shooting toward the red planet aboard an unmanned Atlas V rocket that an aerospace company's Utah plant helped build. Read more »

Nov. 26, 2011


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