Lockheed Martin to buy launch processing firm Astrotech Space Operations

by | Jun 4, 2014 | Add category, commercial launch services | 0 comments

Lockheed Martin is to acquire the assets of the Astrotech Space Operations business of Astrotech Corporation. Astrotech Space Operations is a leader in satellite launch preparation services, from final testing and fuelling to encapsulation and day-of launch operations. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2014.  Astrotech Space Operations will be operated as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lockheed Martin.

 

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