Aerojet Rocketdyne

A world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers. We provide customers with successful propulsion and energetics solutions, using solid, liquid, “green,” gel, air-breathing and electrical propellant technologies.

PO Box 13222
Sacramento, CA 95813 US

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The markets: Aerospace (2020)
With the 737 MAX grounded, the global aerospace supply chain was thrown into disarray in 2019. Still, several new programs on the horizon portend increasing composites use in commercial aerostructures for coming decades.

Aerojet Rocketdyne to provide propulsion for Orion spacecraft fleet
In a recent contract with Lockheed Martin, Aerojet Rocketdyne engines and other products will be used on NASA’s Orion spacecraft for three Artemis missions.

NASA announces U.S. industry partners for Moon, Mars programs
The partnerships will advance the commercial space sector and help bring new capabilities to market that could benefit future NASA missions.

35th Space Symposium puts emphasis on collaboration, U.S. leadership in space
High-profile speakers at the 35th Space Symposium emphasized the need to increase collaboration with commercial entities and foreign partners to maintain U.S. dominance in space.

BE-4 engine

ULA selects Blue Origin's BE-4 Engine to power Vulcan
The liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueled booster will be powered by a pair of BE-4 engines, each producing 550,000 pounds of sea level thrust.

AR-22 rocket engine

Aerojet Rocketdyne completes engine for Boeing spaceplane
Aerojet Rocketdyne’s AR-22 engine is the main propulsion for Boeing’s Phantom Express, which is being developed for DARPA’s Experimental Spaceplane program.

Employment Opportunity: Aerojet Rocketdyne
Aerojet Rocketdyne (Huntsville, AL, US) is a leading provider in solid, liquid, electric and hypersonic propulsion.

HPC turns 20
Celebrating two-decades of composites advocacy.

Product Categories of Aerojet Rocketdyne

Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, fuselage/wing
  • Carbon/carbon composites
  • Ceramic matrix composites
  • Metal matrix composites
  • Other composite structures