NRO & Boeing | $25 Billion Wasted in Space Program?

In Death of Spy Satellite Program, Lofty Plans, and Unrealistic Bids By May 2002, the government’s effort to build a technologically audacious new generation of spy satellites was foundering. The contractor building the satellites, Boeing, was still giving Washington reassuring progress reports. But the program was threatening to outstrip its $5 billion budget, and pivotal … Continue reading NRO & Boeing | $25 Billion Wasted in Space Program?