Maker of rocket motors to spend $50M expanding plant in state; 140 new jobs planned

Posted: August 16, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

Aerojet Rocketdyne CEO Eileen Drake and Gov. Asa Hutchinson announce the $50 million expansion project Wednesday at the state Capitol. - Photo by Mitchell PE Masilun

Aerojet Rocketdyne, a defense contractor with a presence in Arkansas for 40 years, on Wednesday announced a $50 million expansion of its plant in East Camden, with plans to hire another 140 workers over the next three years.

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