Tag: Space Exploration

FTC Seeks Additional Info on Lockheed’s $4.4B Deal for Aerojet RocketdyneM&A Activity

FTC Seeks Additional Info on Lockheed’s $4.4B Deal for Aerojet Rocketdyne

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received from the Federal Trade Commission a second request for additional information as FTC continues
Former NASA Chief Jim Bridenstine Named Acorn Growth Companies Senior AdviserExecutive Moves

Former NASA Chief Jim Bridenstine Named Acorn Growth Companies Senior Adviser

Jim Bridenstine, former administrator of NASA and a previous Wash100 awardee, has joined Acorn Growth Companies, an Oklahoma City-based private
Lockheed Strikes $4.4B Deal for Aerojet Rocketdyne; James Taiclet, Eileen Drake QuotedM&A Activity

Lockheed Strikes $4.4B Deal for Aerojet Rocketdyne; James Taiclet, Eileen Drake Quoted

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has agreed to acquire Aerojet Rocketdyne (NYSE: AJRD) for approximately $4.4B in a move to expand…
Airbus Unveils US Space and Defense Business Unit; Christopher Emerson QuotedM&A Activity

Airbus Unveils US Space and Defense Business Unit; Christopher Emerson Quoted

Airbus is restructuring its U.S. operations into a new business unit – Airbus U.S. Space and Defense – as part…
Raytheon Gets $300M NASA JPL Space System Dev’t Contract; Dave Wajsgras, Todd Probert QuotedContract Awards

Raytheon Gets $300M NASA JPL Space System Dev’t Contract; Dave Wajsgras, Todd Probert Quoted

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential 10-year, $300M contract to develop and test new space platforms and flight software for…
Johns Hopkins APL Selected to Help NASA Explore Saturn Moon With Robotic SpacecraftNews

Johns Hopkins APL Selected to Help NASA Explore Saturn Moon With Robotic Spacecraft

NASA has chosen Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics University to provide spacecraft for a mission that will aim to examine Saturn’s…
Johns Hopkins APL-Built Spacecraft Sends Data After Flyby Near Ultima ThulePress Releases

Johns Hopkins APL-Built Spacecraft Sends Data After Flyby Near Ultima Thule

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 3, 2018 — A spacecraft that Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory built for NASA has traveled the
Lockheed Presents Concept for Reusable Crewed Lunar LanderPress Releases

Lockheed Presents Concept for Reusable Crewed Lunar Lander

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 5, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has unveiled a new concept for a reusable spacecraft
L3 Buys Applied Defense Solutions in Space Capability Expansion Push; Christopher Kubasik CommentsM&A Activity

L3 Buys Applied Defense Solutions in Space Capability Expansion Push; Christopher Kubasik Comments

L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has purchased Columbia, Md.-based aerospace engineering and space situational awareness services provider Applied Defense Solutions for approximately
Johns Hopkins APL Unveils Radioisotope-Powered Drone for Possible NASA Titan ExplorationPress Releases

Johns Hopkins APL Unveils Radioisotope-Powered Drone for Possible NASA Titan Exploration

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 25, 2017 — Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has introduced a conceptual radioisotope-powered autonomous dual-quadcopter as a