USAF Estimates 40% Savings With GPS III Launch Award To SpaceX

Credit: GPS III: Lockheed Martin
HOUSTON – The U.S. Air Force estimates it has achieved a 40% cost savings with its $82.7 million standalone contract award to SpaceX for the May 2018 launching of the Pentagon’s second GPS III satellite. The award was made under an evolving policy of seeking competitive bids for national security...

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