Aerojet Awarded Propulsion Contract for Submarine-Launched Missile
During the 12-month program, Aerojet will design, develop and test a boost motor demonstrator which will provide advanced, low-cost propulsion for the SLIRBM mission.
"Aerojet is looking forward to contributing to the SLIRBM concept and for the opportunity to meet the Navy's affordability goals while delivering exceptional propulsion performance," said Dick Bregard, Aerojet Vice President, Defense Programs. "This contract award continues our 40-plus year heritage supporting the U.S. Navy Strategic Systems Programs office."
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