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Moog Supports New Atlas V Upper Stage for United Launch Alliance

13 December 2014

Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group supported United Launch Alliance’s (ULA) Atlas V 541 launch vehicle, carrying a classified spacecraft payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) yesterday. The rocket launched from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

Moog Plays a Key Role for the Future of Spaceflight: Orion Exploration Flight Test-1

5 December 2014

Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group provided mission critical hardware to Lockheed Martin and UTC Aerospace Systems for Orion’s Exploration Flight Test-1 (EFT-1) that took place today from Cape Canaveral, Florida. EFT-1 will provide engineers with data about systems critical to crew safety, and will validate designs of the spacecraft before it begins carrying humans to new destinations in deep space.

Moog Australia Celebrates 35th Anniversary and New Facility

4 December 2014

Moog Australia Pty Ltd., a wholly owned Australian subsidiary of Moog Inc., the global designer, manufacturer, and integrator of precision control components and systems, celebrates the 35th anniversary of its establishment on November 7th 1979 and relocation to a new facility.

Moog Supports Hayabusa-2 Mission

3 December 2014

Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group provided critical hardware to the Hayabusa-2 satellite and H-IIA rocket that launched on Dec. 3 at 1:22:04 p.m. (JST) from Tanegashima, Japan. The launch vehicle and spacecraft RCS Thrusters were built by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI). The Electric Propulsion (EP) System was built by MHI and NEC Corporation (NEC), and the spacecraft was built by NEC in Japan. The Hayabusa-2 mission is JAXA’s follow-on to Hayabusa to perform a robotic sample return from an asteroid and bring it back to Earth. The Hayabusa mission launched in 2003 and returned to Earth in 2010 with a sample from a small asteroid near Earth named “25143 Itokawa”.

Moog Supplying Flight Control Systems for Gulfstream G500 and G600

2 December 2014

Moog Inc. announced today that its Aircraft Group had been selected by Gulfstream Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics, as the supplier of the high lift system and the pilot directional control system for the Gulfstream G500 and G600 business jets.

Sogitec Selects Moog Vibration Platform and Control Loading System for NH90 Full Flight Simulator

26 November 2014

Moog Industrial Group has successfully delivered to Sogitec Industries the vibration platform and control loading system to support the training of NH90 pilots on a FFS (full flight simulator). Sogitec Industries, a subsidiary of DASSAULT AVIATION, was awarded a contract from NAHEMA (NATO Helicopter D&D Production and Logistics Management Agency) for the design and production of six NH90 Full Flight Simulators. The training systems are to be delivered to the French Army and Navy in 2015, including an FFS for the Army Aviation.

Moog Awarded Contract for Mission Critical Actuators for U.S. Navy Virginia-Class Nuclear Submarines

20 November 2014

East Aurora, NY USA — Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today that has been awarded a $33.8 million contract to supply more than one thousand actuators for the next 10 Virginia-class nuclear submarines. This is part of the multi-year Block IV procurement, under which General Dynamics Electric Boat and Newport News Shipbuilding will construct and deliver the 19th through 28th submarines of the Class between 2014 and 2023. The U.S. Navy recently procured the Block IV boats through a multiyear contract approved by Congress in 2013 and awarded by the Navy on April 28, 2014.

Moog Awarded Contract for Mission Critical Actuators for U.S. Navy Virginia-Class Nuclear Submarines

20 November 2014

East Aurora, NY USA — Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today that has been awarded a $33.8 million contract to supply more than one thousand actuators for the next 10 Virginia-class nuclear submarines. This is part of the multi-year Block IV procurement, under which General Dynamics Electric Boat and Newport News Shipbuilding will construct and deliver the 19th through 28th submarines of the Class between 2014 and 2023. The U.S. Navy recently procured the Block IV boats through a multiyear contract approved by Congress in 2013 and awarded by the Navy on April 28, 2014.

Moog Inc. Announces Pricing of Senior Notes

18 November 2014

East Aurora, N.Y., November 18, 2014 – Moog Inc. (NYSE:MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today it has priced its offering of $300 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.25% Senior Notes due 2022. The offering price of the notes is 100% of their face value. The notes will mature on December 1, 2022 and interest will be payable semi-annually on June 1 and December 1 of each year, beginning June 1, 2015. The Notes are senior unsecured obligations of Moog and are guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by certain of its subsidiaries. Moog intends to use the net proceeds of the offering to repay outstanding indebtedness under its senior bank credit facility. The offering is expected to close on November 21, 2014.

Moog Inc. Announces Offering of Senior Notes

17 November 2014

East Aurora, N.Y., November 17, 2014 – Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today an offering of $250 million in aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2022 to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933. Offers to persons outside the United States will be made pursuant to Regulation S under the Securities Act. The proposed offering is subject to market and other conditions. Moog Inc. intends to use the net proceeds of the offering to repay a portion of outstanding borrowings under its senior bank credit facility.

Moog Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End Results

31 October 2014

East Aurora, NY -- Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today fiscal year 2014 sales of $2.65 billion, up 1% year over year. Net earnings of $158 million were up 31% and EPS of $3.52 were 34% higher. For the fourth quarter, sales of $671 million were down 1%. Net earnings of $40 million and earnings per share of $.93 were both higher than a year ago. The 2014 results include a fourth quarter restructuring charge of $13 million, the equivalent of $.19 per share.

Moog Meets the Challenges of Rules Changes in Formula 1

30 October 2014

Moog Industrial Group has been working with their global Formula 1 (F1) customers to help them meet the challenges of 2014 Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) rules changes. Formula One cars are the highest class of single-seat auto racing that is sanctioned by FIA and are the most technologically advanced racing cars in the world. These new technical regulations encourage F1 auto designers to focus on new technologies, that are more relevant to road cars, and in particular techniques of improving fuel efficiency. Moog is able to help teams meet these challenges through their range of sub-miniature hydraulic F1 products and systems for actuation, supporting completely new systems on this season’s cars such as brake pressure limiting and turbocharger waste-gate control.

Moog Provides Control Components and Systems for Atlas V and GPS IIF-8

29 October 2014

Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group played a critical role in the successful launch of the Boeing-built GPS IIF-8 satellite atop a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket today. GPS IIF-8 is the eighth of twelve planned Global Positioning System (GPS) Block IIF satellites to support the space-based, worldwide navigation system. The system provides users with highly accurate, three-dimensional position, velocity and timing information 24 hours per day in all weather conditions.

Moog Anounces Webcast for Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Webcast on October 31, 2014

24 October 2014

Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) will release its fourth quarter and year end earnings for the period ended September 27, 2014 on Friday October 31, 2014. In conjunction with this release, Moog will host a conference call beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET, which will be simultaneously broadcast live over the Internet. John Scannell, Chairman and CEO, and Don Fishback, CFO, will host the call.

Moog Celebrates 67th Anniversary of Bell X-1 Breaking the Sound Barrier

14 October 2014

Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group is celebrating the 67th anniversary of Captain Charles “Chuck” Yeager breaking the Sound Barrier in a Bell X-1. The X-1 was built at the Bell Aircraft Wheatfield production facility located at the eastern end of the now Niagara Falls International Airport. This facility went on to produce rocket engines beginning in the 1950’s and still currently produces propulsion systems and spacecraft rocket engines as part of Moog’s In-Space Propulsion (ISP) division.