Senate Committee Adds Money For RD-180 Replacement

Credit: ULA
The Senate Appropriations Committee on June 11 approved a defense-spending bill for fiscal 2016, and in the process batted down an attempt to restrict the Pentagon’s ability to use Russian-made RD-180 rocket engines. The bill seeks to allow the government access to 14 of the engines while the Air...

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