12/27/2012 2:51 PM
December 4, 2012: Esterline Engineered Materials – Kirkhill Elastomers, a leader in elastomer-based products for the aerospace and defense markets is pleased to announce that it has received an Appreciation Award from ATK for being a key partner in support of the production of Minuteman III rocket motors.
Over the past four decades, Kirkhill and ATK have worked closely together solving the challenges and complexities associated with the rocket motor program. Kirkhill innovation and consistency in manufacturing insulation and custom molded components for various stages of the Minuteman III rocket motors helped maximize program duration.
ATK recognizes Kirkhill’s employees and management for their continued support for the Minuteman III program and its contribution to our nation’s defense.