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2014-01-09 16:21:07

First Antares(TM) Flight to Use Upgraded CASTOR® 30B Upper Stage Motor ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ATK (NYSE: ATK) provided the second stage propulsion for Thursday's successful launch of Orbital Sciences Corporation's Antares(TM) rocket on its first NASA Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) mission to the International Space Station (ISS). The CRS mission ensures critical supplies are delivered on-time to the only laboratory in microgravity. Liftoff occurred at...

2013-10-03 23:19:20

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Spent Nuclear Fuel Dry Storage Casks - Global Market Size, Regional Analysis, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2020. London (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Spent Nuclear Fuel Dry Storage Casks - Global Market Size, Regional Analysis, Competitive Landscape and Key Country Analysis to 2020 Summary This report focuses on the use of dry casks for the storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel (SNF), and provides in-depth analysis of...

2013-08-26 23:23:46

Dr. Nannette Stangle-Castor, President and Founder of InnoVector Tech, a strategic management company based in Raleigh, NC, met with a delegation of Egyptian businesswomen on August 20th that were visiting North Carolina as part of the International Visitor Leadership Program. Topics discussed included innovation, being a woman leader in business, developing strong customer relationships, and social media communications. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Dr. Nannette Stangle-Castor,...

2011-04-25 07:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ATK (NYSE: ATK) was awarded a $57 million contract to provide the CASTOR® 30XL, an upgraded second stage motor for Orbital Science Corporation's (NYSE: ORB) Taurus® II commercial launch vehicle, which will supply cargo for NASA to the International Space Station. The CASTOR 30XL is a larger and higher-performance solid rocket motor, with greater payload capability than the CASTOR® 30A, which...

2011-03-14 08:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vertellus Specialties Inc., a leading specialty chemicals company, today announced price increases on a wide range of products derived from castor oil. The increases are necessitated by unprecedented global price volatility on upstream castor oil feedstocks. Effective February 21, 2011 or as contracts allow, Crystal® castor oil prices have been increased by 35% to 40%. Effective April 1, 2011 or as contracts allow, Vertellus...

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Gemini Constellation -- Gemini (the twins) is one of the constellations of the zodiac. It is part of the winter sky, lying between Taurus to the west and the dim Cancer to the east, with Auriga and the near-invisible Lynx to the north and Monoceros and Canis Minor to the south. The Gemini program is named for it. Notable features Gemini includes two bright stars, named after the two twins, who correspond to the Dioscuri in Greek mythology - Castor (α), a pretty telescopic...

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