SOURCE: Aurora Flight Sciences

October 14, 2008 10:50 ET

Media Advisory: Ribbon Cutting of Aurora Mississippi Facility Scheduled for October 16

COLUMBUS, MS--(Marketwire - October 14, 2008) - U.S. Senator Thad Cochran, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, and U.S. Representative Travis Childers will be making remarks on October 16, 2008, at a ribbon cutting to celebrate the major expansion of Aurora Flight Sciences' Mississippi facility.

The ribbon cutting will take place at Aurora's facility at the Golden Triangle Regional Airport. It will begin promptly at 11:00 am. Following a brief program and ribbon cutting, the facility will be open for tours and a buffet lunch will be served. Aurora Flight Sciences President and CEO John Langford will also speak and serve as the Emcee of the program.

About Aurora Flight Sciences

Aurora Flight Sciences develops and provides robotic aircraft and other advanced aerospace vehicles for scientific and military applications. Aurora is headquartered in Manassas, VA and operates production plants in Bridgeport, WV and Columbus, MS and a Research and Development Center in Cambridge, MA. Please visit our web site at

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