The way that I parse it:Boeing can't abandon the NASA contract despite the huge financial losses as it would have huge implications for other NASA + military contractsBoeing is not rushing to pay ULA for Vulcan human rating due to the recent rumors of issues with Blue Reef and general global economic coolingSo, things we knew already. No secret squirrel business.
Kent Rominger conveys that ASAP is pleased with Boeing's progress on Starliner. Still work to do for CFT and for Starliner-1. Lot going on, lot to accomplish, lot for NASA to keep an eye on and we'll follow closely.
Taken at a family day today:https://twitter.com/mhaskellphoto/status/1720916220138967198QuoteIf outward appearances mean anything, the @BoeingSpace Starliner CFT looks like she’s ready to fly, reusing the capsule from OFT-1.
If outward appearances mean anything, the @BoeingSpace Starliner CFT looks like she’s ready to fly, reusing the capsule from OFT-1.