real-time news and commentary for investors
Wednesday, Nov 21
2012, 9:37 AM
"It's a man's world," screamed James Brown, but not as much as it used to be in the aerospace...
"It's a man's world," screamed James Brown, but not as much as it used to be in the aerospace and defense industry. By January, Marillyn Hewson will be CEO of Lockheed Martin (LMT) and Phebe Novakovic the head of General Dynamics (GD), joining BAE's Linda Hudson as leaders of major companies in the sector in the U.S. However, the trend of female engineers and scientists entering the industry has stalled or even reversed.