Textron (TXT +5%) gets a lift after its subsidiary AAI Test & Training wins a contract from...

|About: Textron Inc (TXT)|By:, SA News Editor

Textron (TXT +5%) gets a lift after its subsidiary AAI Test & Training wins a contract from Orbital Sciences Corporation (ORB +2.7%) to provide several factory line test systems for its satellite production lines. The testers will be used to screen sections of multiple satellites as they are built, as well as the fully assembled satellites in both ambient and thermal testing conditions. Terms of the contract weren't disclosed.