“MAGNA, Utah – September 10, 2023 – Five Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) GEM 63 solid rocket boosters helped power ULA’s successful Atlas V launch, carrying a national security payload, SILENTBARKEKR/ NROL-107, for the National Reconnaissance Office and Space Systems Command of the United States Space Force.”
Northrop Grumman participates in the successful launch of an Atlas V rocket from ULA.
MAGNA, Utah – September 10, 2023 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) played a key role in the successful launch of a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket. Carried out today, this launch was made possible with the help of five Graphite Epoxy Motor (GEM 63) solid fuel thrusters manufactured by Northrop Grumman. These thrusters managed to generate some 1.85 million pounds of thrust, a remarkable figure.