U.S. Court Lifts RD-180 Injunction

Credit: ULA
A U.S. federal judge lifted a preliminary injunction May 8 that blocked the U.S. government and United Launch Alliance (ULA) from buying Russian RD-180 engines used to power the Atlas 5 rocket. The ruling dismisses a claim by Hawthorne, Calif.-based Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) that the...

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