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Aerojet Rocketdyne president leaves post; GenCorp CEO takes over

The president of Aerojet Rocketdyne abruptly left the aerospace company Friday, and its parent firm's top executive took over. News of Warren Boley's departure was announced to employees, including 1,300 at the company's Canoga Park facilities, in an email from GenCorp, its Rancho Cordova-based parent. In the email, Scott Seymour, GenCorp's chief executive, did not explain why Boley had left. Seymour said he had assumed Boley's duties "effective immediately." The rocket engine maker has had setbacks in recent months. On Oct. 28, an unmanned rocket carrying cargo to the International Space Station exploded seconds after liftoff from coastal Virginia....

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