We develop and manufacture small- and medium-class rockets and space systems for
commercial, military and civil government customers, including the U.S.
Department of Defense ("DoD"), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
("NASA"), other U.S. Government agencies, and major domestic and international
commercial satellite operators. Our products and services are grouped into three
reportable business segments: launch vehicles, satellites and space systems, and
advanced space programs, which are described below.
? Launch Vehicles - Rockets that are used as small- and medium-class space launch
vehicles that place satellites into Earth orbit and escape trajectories,
interceptor and target vehicles for missile defense systems, and suborbital
launch vehicles that place payloads into a variety of high-altitude