Air Force proposes alternate Space Force acquisition system with new authorities

By Courtney Albon / May 21, 2020 at 6:48 PM
A new report from the Air Force makes nine recommendations for a tailored, clean-sheet Space Force acquisition system -- proposals the service says will streamline the way the Defense Department develops and acquires space capabilities. The report, signed by Air Force Secretary Barbara Barrett and obtained by Inside Defense , includes three recommended statutory changes and six initiatives the Space Force could implement on its own. “Many of these features have precedent and are successfully streamlining acquisition across the DOD...

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