RYE, N.Y., Sept. 05, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gabelli Funds, LLC, is hosting our annual Aerospace & Defense Symposium at The Harvard Club in New York, NY on September 7th. The conference will draw 16 companies, with a focus on the themes of the strong demand outlook, high barriers to entry, large aftermarket opportunity, growth in excess of GDP, defense spending, and M&A potential for the Aerospace and Defense industry. Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet with management in a one-on
Italian aerospace group Avio said on Monday it had signed two European Union-funded contracts worth 285 million euros ($303.70 million) overall for new space transportation technologies. "The goal is to leverage the skills developed in Italy since the early 2000s through the Vega, Vega C, and Vega E programs for the development of new-generation propulsion technologies and launch system architectures," Avio said in a statement. The Rome-based firm is the prime contractor for European launcher Vega and one of the partners in launch firm Arianespace, a company that is majority-owned by a joint venture of Airbus and Safran.