Adjusting the RD-180 Restriction, FAA Changes Afoot, NASA Alters Review Timeline

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Ala.), chairman of the House Armed Services strategic forces subcommittee, may try to loosen a congressional restriction on purchases of Russian-made RD-180 engines used to send military and intelligence satellites into orbit on Atlas V launch vehicles. Last year, in response to...

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