Company Displays Range of Special Operations Defense Products and Capabilities
DULLES, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2015-- Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, will feature a wide range of the company's defense products and advanced capabilities as an exhibitor during the 2015 Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC). SOFIC is one of the defense industry's premier events focused on advancing defense industry technology solutions and building the global special operations force alliance. The event will be held May 19-21, 2015 at the Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, Florida. The Orbital ATK display is located at booth 212.
SOFIC provides Orbital ATK an ideal opportunity to highlight multiple products that support current and future challenges faced by special operations forces around the globe. Solutions include aircraft protection equipment such as the ShotFinder Acoustic Hostile Fire Detection System and the AAR-47 Missile Warning System and customized gunship solutions outfitted with the next generation of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance and integrated with a variety of weapon systems.
Also on display is Orbital ATK's Hatchet miniature precision strike weapon; the XM25 Individual Semi-Automatic Airburst System, networked munitions and man-in-the-loop barrier systems and precision guidance technologies for indirect and direct fire weapons.
Members of the news media interested in more information about Orbital ATK at SOFIC should follow @OrbitalATK on Twitter or contact on-site media representative Nancy Stoehr-Campbell.
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 20 states across the United States and in several international locations. For more information, visit www.orbitalatk.com.
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Bryan Kidder (410) 864-4932
Defense Systems Group Communications
Barron Beneski (703) 406-5528
Orbital ATK, Inc.