Rep. Bera Statement on L3Harris Acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne
Sacramento, CA, August 1, 2023
Tags: Jobs and the Economy
U.S. Representative Ami Bera, M.D. (CA-06) released the following statement after the acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne by L3Harris.
“Throughout its history, Aerojet Rocketdyne has been a vital community partner for the Sacramento region as a driving force of economic growth and job creation. For decades, its pioneering innovation and leadership in space exploration has been instrumental in advancing America’s aerospace industry. The acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne by L3Harris marks a milestone in the aerospace sector. As we push the boundaries of space exploration, it is critical that we maintain a strong focus on protecting our environment. I look forward to working with L3Harris and Aerojet Rocketdyne to ensure their continued commitment to environmental stewardship for our region.”
Representative Bera joined the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee during his first term in Congress and has been a staunch advocate for U.S. space innovation and exploration.