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Boeing, Lockheed to launch habitats for space tourists and researchers

Washington Post – COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—Bigelow Aerospace’s expandable space habitat just arrived at the International Space Station, but the company is already thinking about the next steps: flying even larger inflatable habitats into space to be used for research and even space hotels. The company announced at a conference here Monday that starting in 2020 […]

Boeing Reorganizing Commercial Airplane Unit

WSJ – Boeing Co. said Tuesday it is consolidating portions of its commercial jet unit in a bid to reduce its overhead costs. As part of the reorganization, Boeing’s newly-elevated senior vice president of Airplane Programs, Pat Shanahan, won’t be replaced after he joins Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg’s executive council on April 4, overseeing companywide […]

CACI to acquire L-3’s government services division for $550 million

WASHINGTON POST – Arlington-based CACI International said Tuesday that it will buy L-3’s national security services business for $550 million in what would be a major consolidation among two large defense contractors. The division, known as National Security Solutions, provides services to the Pentagon, intelligence agencies and other federal government departments. It is projected to […]