Singapore Airshow 2018

Jan 30, 2018 | Orbital ATK

ORBITAL ATK TO FEATURE ADVANCED PRODUCTS AND CAPABILITIES AT SINGAPORE AIRSHOW 2018


Ground, Air, Sea and Space Solutions Exhibited to International Customers


Dulles, Virginia 30 January 2018 -- Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, will exhibit a wide range of the company’s products and advanced capabilities during the Singapore Airshow 2018. The biennial airshow takes place at the Changi Exhibition Centre, February 6-11, 2018 and has become increasingly important platform for the company to interact with the customers from the Asia Pacific region. The Orbital ATK display is located in the U.S. Pavilion, stand Q81.


Participation in the Singapore Airshow 2018 provides Orbital ATK the chance to interact with customers within this important market segment and promote products and services encompassing ground, air, sea and space solutions. Solutions include Orbital ATK's Eliminator™, the latest version of the highly-successful AC-208B Armed Caravan aircraft. The Eliminator™ is able to find, fix, identify, track, target, and engage emerging and time-sensitive targets with two HELLFIRE® missiles per wing or 2.75-inch guided rockets, based on mission requirements. The strike capabilities are complemented with a robust suite of sensors and communications equipment for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions.


Additional products featured include the Palletized Weapon System (PaWS). PaWS combines Orbital ATK’s combat proven GAU-23 30mm cannon and mission system operators console. The system can be rapidly uploaded and/or downloaded using standard forklift equipment and is designed for easy configuration change and provides the customer with flexible, multiple mission capabilities. In addition, its fielded AC-235 Light Gunship provides customers with sustained and precise firepower in a variety of scenarios.


Orbital ATK will display its full capabilities to provide counter UAS protection with electronic attack systems that are field deployable or part of a fixed site defense package as well as an integrated kinetic attack when paired with its Bushmaster Chain Guns and air bursting ammunition from a Stryker combat vehicle. Additionally, attendees can meet with representatives to learn more about the company’s integrated logistics, support and training offerings for medium-caliber cannons; precision weapons capabilities; medium-and large-caliber ammunition offerings as well as co-production opportunities.

Orbital ATK to Feature Advanced Products and Capabilities at Singapore Airshow

The technology on display also features the company’s space-based capabilities that include its product line of satellite platforms. Specific products include Orbital ATK’s GEOStar™ communications satellite platforms, the company’s medium-, small- and microsatellite-class systems primarily used in low-Earth orbit, and other specialized space system architectures such as the ESPAStar™ spacecraft. These satellite platforms support a wide variety of customer missions in the defense and intelligence, scientific, remote sensing, hosted payloads and commercial communications markets. The exhibit also highlights Orbital ATK’s Mission Extension Vehicle, which provides in-orbit satellite life extension service to virtually all geostationary satellites. Other key products showcase the company’s expertise in providing lightweight, high-strength composite materials for commercial and military aircraft structures that reduce weight, improve performance and lower lifecycle costs.


Additionally, attendees can meet with Orbital ATK representatives to learn more about the company’s capabilities in creating opportunities for international partners to develop sovereign aerospace and defense industrial capabilities including our extensive portfolio of space launch, remote sensing, International Space Station resupply, on-orbit servicing, and communications satellites for scientific, commercial and government customers.

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 approximately 13,000 people across the U.S. and in several international locations.


Members of the news media interested in more information about Orbital ATK at the Singapore Airshow should follow @OrbitalATK on Twitter or contact on-site media representative Nancy Stoehr-Campbell.

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