Blue Origin, Rocket Lab, SpaceX, ULA win Space Force contracts for rocket technology projects — SpaceNews

The awards made by the Space Enterprise Consortium are for prototypes that will be jointly funded by the government and the contractors
WASHINGTON — Blue Origin, Rocket Lab, SpaceX and United Launch Alliance were selected to participate in technology development projects to advance rocket engine testing and launch vehicle upper stages, the U.S. Space Force Space Systems Command announced Sept. 24.
The awards made by the Space Enterprise Consortium are for prototypes that will be jointly funded by the government and the contractors under partnerships known as OTAs, or other transaction authority.  The contracts were split between current national security launch providers SpaceX and ULA, and new entrants Blue Origin and Rocket Lab that are expected to compete in 2024 for the next round of national security …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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