United Launch Alliance Company Information
- United States
On May 2, 2005, The Boeing Company and the Lockheed Martin Corporation announced their intention to form a joint venture called the United Launch Alliance (ULA). ULA brings together two of the launch industry>s most experienced and successful teams - the Lockheed Martin Atlas and Boeing Delta teams - that have supported America>s presence in space for almost 50 years. Atlas and Delta expendable launch vehicles have carried more than 850 combined payloads to space ranging from weather, telecommunications and national security satellites that protect and improve life on Earth, to deep space and interplanetary exploration missions that further our knowledge of the universe.