DOD Progressing On Separate Space Cargo Efforts

An artist concept of Rocket Cargo
An artist concept of Rocket Cargo
Credit: U.S. Air Force
Two U.S. military initiatives to determine the feasibility of moving cargo through space are moving forward, with U.S. Transportation Command (Transcom) meeting with industry to review what technology is available. At the same time, the Department of the Air Force’s Rocket Cargo effort aims to lay...
Brian Everstine

Brian Everstine is the Pentagon Editor for Aviation Week, based in Washington, D.C. Before joining Aviation Week in August 2021, he covered the Pentagon for Air Force Magazine. Brian began covering defense aviation in 2011 as a reporter for Military Times.

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