PlanetSpace announced today it has added the Space Exploration division of The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) to its existing teammates, Alliant Techsystems (NYSE: ATK) and Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT), on the proposed solution to NASA for the Commercial Resupply Services to the International Space Station.
The PlanetSpace ISS Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) team includes the following major members:
- PlanetSpace is the overall prime contractor and manages the CRS contract.
- ATK provides the Athena III launch vehicle and ground processing.
- Lockheed Martin and Boeing will develop, produce and operate modular Orbital Transfer Vehicles (OTV) that serve as the cargo carriers to the International Space Station.