Nov 30, 2016. In addition, Iridium will enter into a separate development services contract with Boeing. This change comes as Iridium NEXT, the Company's next-generation satellite constellation, nears its first launch and the start of the transition to a new IridiumĀ® satellite constellation. Iridium will more directly manage its. The purpose of this study is to fill these gaps in the literature by examining the effects of parent involvement as…