Alliant Techsystems Inc. ("ATK" or the "Company") is an aerospace, defense, and
commercial products company that operates in 21 states, Puerto Rico, and
internationally. ATK was incorporated in Delaware in 1990.
ATK has made the following acquisitions over the past five years:
� Eagle Industries in March 2009
� Blackhawk Industries Products Group Unlimited, LLC in April 2010
ATK is a leading producer of military small-caliber ammunition for use in
soldier-carried weapons such as automatic and semi-automatic rifles, and machine
guns. The Company is also one of the largest producers of medium-caliber
ammunition used by crew-served weapons on armored vehicles and aircraft. ATK is
one of the largest producers of military large-caliber ammunition used by tanks.
In addition, the Company is a producer of ammunition for the sport enthusiast
and law enforcement markets.