American Pacific Corporation, a Delaware corporation, is an established leader in the specialty chemicals industry. During the past two decades, the company has been focused on the diversification and growth of its specialty chemicals business. Products manufactured by AMPAC are used in the aerospace industry, military and defense systems, explosives industry, fire extinguishing systems, automotive airbag systems, pharmaceuticals industry and the environmental protection equipment industry. It is also involved in real estate development in the Las Vegas Valley. AMPAC s corporate offices are located in Las Vegas and its manufacturing facilities are located approximately 15 miles northwest of Cedar City, Utah. AMPAC was established in 1955 as Pacific Engineering & Production Company of Nevada.