SpaceX Gets $102 Million Rocket Cargo Contract

Artist's concept of Rocket Cargo.
Credit: U.S. Air Force
The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) on Jan. 14 awarded SpaceX a $102 million contract for its Rocket Cargo program, an effort studying the feasibility of moving military materiel through space. AFRL said in a statement that the contract covers five years of work and additional information would...
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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