19 June 2013
GenCorp Inc. has finished combining Aerojet and its recently purchased Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne under the new banner Aerojet Rocketydyne. This joins the two primary producers of rocket engines in the U.S. Aerojet Rocketydyne will continue to provide the primary products for ULA’s Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicles, and develop the RL10-C, a common upper stage engine. Aerojet Rocketdyne president Warren Boley Jr. said the company plans to hire more engineers and support staff at its headquarters, noting that finding and retaining new talent is critical. (Image Credit: ULA)
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