Orbital, Lockheed See Pitfalls And Opportunities

Credit: orbital sciences corp.
The U.S. Air Force's decision to open the door to other rocket makers to compete for its robust launch work appears to be drawing mixed signals. Lockheed Martin is planning to ramp up its launch services while Orbital Sciences says USAF's practices are contributing to an “unfair playing field” that...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.