Orbital Sciences 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 19, 2009
ORBITAL SCIENCES CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
21839 Atlantic Boulevard, Dulles, Virginia 20166
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (703) 406-5000
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On February 19, 2009 Orbital Sciences Corporation announced its consolidated financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2008. A copy of the companys press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.
The information contained in this report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission nor incorporated by reference in any registration statement filed by the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Item 9.0l Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.