United Launch Alliance

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United Launch Alliance
Joint venture
FoundedDecember 1, 2006; 15 years ago (2006-12-01)
HeadquartersCentennial, Colorado, United States
Key people
Tory Bruno (CEO)
ServicesSpace launch provider
Number of employees
2500 (2018) [1]
3600 (2014)
3900 (2009)
4200 (2008) [2]
ParentLockheed Martin Space (50%)
Boeing Defense, Space & Security (50%)

United Launch Alliance is an American spacecraft launch service provider manufactures and operates a number of rocket vehicles that are capable of launching into orbits around earth and to other bodies in Solar System. it was formed in December 2006, Launch customers of the United Launch Alliance include United States Department of Defense, NASA among other organizations.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "About ULA". United Launch Alliance. Archived from the original on 10 February 2019. Retrieved 17 April 2019.
  2. "United Launch Alliance plans layoffs". Denver Business Journal. 2008-11-14. Retrieved 2014-11-16.
  3. "SpaceX breaks Boeing-Lockheed monopoly on military space launches". Reuters. 2016-04-28. Retrieved 2016-04-29.