View Full Version : NASA ISS Supply Contracts to SpaceX and Orbital On Hold

2009-Jan-16, 02:30 AM
A Chicago-based space launch partnership has formally lodged a complaint against NASA's decision to give space station supply contracts to SpaceX and Orbital Sciences late last year. PlanetSpace, a joint effort by space contractors Lockheed Martin Corp, Boeing Co. and Alliant Techsystems Inc., has formally filed a complaint with the US Government Accountability Office (GAO). [...]

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2009-Jan-16, 11:16 PM
It looks like ULA will kill Ares. Now the EELV crowd will go after Musk. Another unintended consequence of the Griffin bashing.