Orbital ATK Expands In Arizona

Orbital ATK, a satellite manufacturer which serves the aerospace and defense market, said today that it is in a big expansion in Gilbert, Arizona, and plans to hire an additional 155 jobs over the next few years in the area. The company--which already has 261 employees at its site--said it is adding 60,000 square feet at its location there, bringing the total footprint in Arizona to almost 800,000 square feet. The company says it employes a total of 1,750 across Arizona.