DoD IG report says Musk told Shanahan that SpaceX did not win an Air Force launch service contract because it had written a poor proposal that “missed the mark.”
Griffin has scoffed at SDA naysayers. “I’m not personally trying to shake up anybody or anything."
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Goldfein: 'Our goal is to prevent and deter conflict'
At last week's international air chiefs conference, "every country talked about their space launch business."
Wilson is not opposed to using commercial LEO constellations, but is concerned about the risk.
SASC wants to how the Space Force will support and integrate with U.S. Space Command and the Space Development Agency.
U.S. Strategic Command was handed the responsibility last fall to solve one of the Defense Department’s most sensitive and complex technology problems: the modernization of the nation’s nuclear command, control and communications system, known as NC3.
Raymond today is the nation’s top space commander, overseeing space forces under the Air Force and joint forces under U.S. Strategic Command.
Swarm Technologies’ self-stated mission is to bring internet access to the whole world, but it’s best known at this point for defying the U.S. Federal Communications Commission by launching four tiny SpaceBee satellites last year without a license.
As a House appropriations subcommittee gears up for a series of hearings this week on budget requests for science agencies, including NASA, the chairman of that subcommittee said he will not run for reelection because of health issues.
The Space Development Agency will be based at the Pentagon and is projected to have about 100 people.
The Space Development Agency is being created to "reenergize the space development culture, shorten the time cycles that we talked about, bring some new things to the table.”
The new leader of the commercial space transportation office within the Federal Aviation Administration pledged to be open and “over-communicate” with industry as it works on new regulatory proposals.