Air Force, DOD To Unveil Rocket Engine Plan In FY-16 Budget

By Courtney Albon / November 19, 2014 at 6:23 PM
The Air Force is working closely with the Office of the Secretary of Defense to develop its recommended way-ahead for a new domestic rocket engine, and a top service acquisition official says those details will be unveiled as part of its fiscal year 2016 budget request. Lt. Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski, the Air Force's military deputy for acquisition, told reporters Nov. 19 that the service is working closely with the Defense Space Council -- a panel of DOD space officials tasked...

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