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GA-EMS President Scott Forney holds a railgun projectile. The gray, missile-shaped projectile sits within a sabot, a black casing that guides it down the gun barrel and then falls away. The railgun is only part of the business at the lesser-known unit of General Atomics.

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General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems has grown more than 500 percent in revenue and employee count over the last 10 years.

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