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Lockheed boosts its hypersonic footprint with $4.4bn deal

America’s largest defense contractor, Lockheed Martin, has just gotten bigger. On December 20 the aerospace giant inked a deal to acquire rocket and missile propulsion manufacturer Aerojet Rocketdyne for US$4.4 billion, Sandra Erwin of Space News reported.  The move comes amid the context of increasing competition in the space and defense industries. James Taiclet, Lockheed Martin’s […]