In hearings today, Pentagon officials said that they are considering ways to build American-built engines to use on our rockets rather than buy Russian-made engines.


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In hearings today, Pentagon officials said that they are considering building American-built engines to use on our rockets rather than buy Russian-made engines.

They could do this very cheaply if they simply allowed SpaceX to bid on all military launches.

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  • Pzatchok

    Were we buying them off of Russia just as a back door way of pushing more money into their space program?

    You would think that after 60 years of other launches and vehicles our companies would have things worked out pretty good.

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