77 : Alliant Techsystems Inc.
|Top 100 Revenue:
|2006 earnings :
|Number of employees:
||Dan Murphy, chairman and CEO
|Lines of business:
||Mission systems group, ammunition systems group and launch systems group
||Army, NASA, Air Force and Navy
||Alliant Techsystems received $21 million in follow-on orders for AAR-47 missile warning systems, an electronic warfare system designed to protect helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft against surface-to-air missile threat, and $9 million in contracts for software upgrades and new sensor packages. The company is also providing 1,200 rounds of 30mm air bursting ammunition for the U.S. Marine''s Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle.