GPS III Launch Competition Likely a Cost Shootout

Credit: Falcon 9 launch: Eutelsat
The source selection criteria in the forthcoming GPS III launch services competition will include four major pass/fail factors followed by a price shootout, says Col. Doug Pentecost, who is overseeing the procurement. This is the first competition between SpaceX and United Launch Alliance since the...

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