Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

The Air Force Fails Rocket Science


By Stan Crock

WORST OF BOTH WORLDS. So the Air Force solution is to have one company make two rockets. Beyond the benefits of a monopoly, there are other reasons the companies might want a deal.

If the merger is approved, Lockheed Martin would drop its lawsuit against Boeing over the theft of data, which could have cost Boeing a tidy sum, estimated by some at hundreds of millions of dollars. And Lockheed Martin and its Russian partner won't have to worry about being beaten out by all-American Boeing.

Those issues aside, some outside experts think the deal makes sense. "The coun


LIMITED-TIME OFFER SUBSCRIBE NOW
 
blog comments powered by Disqus