Los Angeles Business Journal

GenCorp Buys Rocket Engine Maker Rocketdyne

Monday, July 23, 2012

Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne has been sold for $550 million to Sacramento-based aerospace and technology firm GenCorp Inc. The Los Angles Times reports today that parent United Technology Corp. is selling the Canoga Park rocket engine maker to help finance last year’s $16.5 billion acquisition of Goodrich Corp.

Also, the Business Journal wrote about the expected Rocketdyne sale in the July 16th issue.