DULLES, Va. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE: ORB), one of the world’s leading space technology companies, announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David W. Thompson will make a presentation later today at the Jefferies 2014 Global Industrials Conference being held in New York City. Mr. Thompson’s presentation is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m. (EDT).
Orbital develops and manufactures small- and medium-class rockets and space systems for commercial, military and civil government customers. The company’s primary products are satellites and launch vehicles, including low-Earth orbit, geosynchronous-Earth orbit and planetary exploration spacecraft for communications, remote sensing, scientific and defense missions; human-rated space systems for Earth-orbit, lunar and other missions; ground- and air-launched rockets that deliver satellites into orbit; and missile defense systems that are used as interceptor and target vehicles. Orbital also provides satellite subsystems and space-related technical services to U.S. Government agencies and laboratories.
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