Orbital ATK specializes in innovating low-cost, highly reliable and precise weapons and ammunition for artillery and mortar systems, medium-caliber weapons platforms, battle tanks and individual soldiers.
Orbital ATK is a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies. The company designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation systems for customers around the world, both as a prime contractor and merchant supplier. Its main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures. Headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, Orbital ATK employs approximately 13,000 people across the U.S. and in several international locations.
About Orbital ATK Defense Systems
Orbital ATK’s Defense Systems Group is an industry leader in providing innovative and affordable precision and strike weapons, advanced propulsion and hypersonics, missile components across air-, sea- and land-based systems, ammunition and related energetic products.
Orbital ATK specializes in innovating low-cost, highly reliable and precise weapons and ammunition for artillery and mortar systems, medium-caliber weapons platforms, battle tanks and individual soldiers. The company is the world’s top producer of medium-caliber live and training ammunition and gun systems, with more than five million units built in the last five years. Orbital ATK is also a pioneer in hardened electronics technologies used in weapon applications and produces precision guidance kits that employ a common technology base to transform conventional artillery and mortar munitions into precise, Global Positioning System (GPS)-guided weapons.
Bushmaster Chain Guns and Automatic Cannons
Orbital ATK's Armament Systems’ medium-caliber cannons boast unrivaled reliability and effectiveness. When paired with our exceptional training, services, certified accessories and warranties, the result is unrivaled value and performance over the entire gun system lifecycle. The Bushmaster® Chain Gun® automatic cannons provide next generation, battle proven capability for a wide range of land, air and naval combat weapons platforms.
Orbital ATK is the industry leader in providing precision weapons that are employed from air, land and sea based platforms. These weapons provide the ability to engage difficult targets with precision to increase effects while limiting the chance of collateral damage.
The guided projectiles business features the Precision Guidance Kit that replaces conventional fuzes for artillery and mortar munitions, transforming them into precision weapons.
Medium- and Large-Caliber Ammunition
Orbital ATK produces a broad spectrum of medium- and large-caliber ammuniton for the U.S. and its Allies for air, ground and sea applications. These rounds provide the outstanding accuracy, lethality and penetration necessary to defeat the threats on the battlefield today and tomorrow.
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