ULA Arm Receives $938M Contract Modification on USAF Launch Vehicle Program

Launch of Atlas V MUOS-2, July 19, 2013 from Cape Canaveral AFS
A subsidiary of United Launch Alliance has received a $938.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force for continued Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle services for the Delta IV and Atlas V launch vehicles. United Launch Services will provide services such as program management, space and launch vehicle integration, launch operations and infrastructure sustainment for the fiscal year...

Boeing-Lockheed JV Wins $173M to Help NASA Study the Sun

Solar Orbiter
A United Launch Alliance subsidiary has been awarded a $172.7 million contract to launch a NASA spacecraft that is designed for solar research, The Motley Fool reported Tuesday. Rich Smith writes United Launch Services LLC will work to integrate the Solar Orbiter‘s payload, monitor the spacecraft’s flight and track the mission’s telemetry. The mission, a joint program between NASA and the...

Boeing, Lockheed Launch Services JV Wins $1.1B AF Award

A Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) joint venture has won a $1,167,800,000 U.S. Air Force contract to provide launch capability for two rockets, the Defense Department announced Friday. United Launch Alliance‘s services subsidiary, United Launch Services, will perform contract work on the Delta IV and Atlas V rockets in Littleton, Colo. through Sept. 30, 2013. According to ULA, Delta...

Boeing-Lockheed JV Wins $412M For NASA Flood Monitoring, Water Cycle Satellite Launches

A Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) joint venture has won a potential $412 million contract to help NASA launch three satellites, the agency announced Monday. United Launch Services, a subsidiary of United Launch Alliance, will provide task-ordered launch services, process payloads and integrate launch vehicles. ULS will also provide provide ground support, tracking and data...

Boeing, Lockheed Launch Services JV Wins $398M AF Award

A Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) joint venture has won a $398 million U.S. Air Force contract to perform launch services for two missions, the Defense Department announced Monday. United Launch Alliance‘s services subsidiary, United Launch Services, will perform Atlas V evolved expendable launch vehicle services for a mission in the Mobile User Objective System program. Delta...