House appropriators bemoan lack of progress on space acquisition reform, leadership

By Courtney Albon / July 9, 2021 at 5:50 PM
Concerned about what they view as slow progress by the Space Force on standing up an alternative acquisition system, House appropriators are calling on the service to move quickly to implement reforms and to identify a space acquisition and integration chief. In a report accompanying the House Appropriations defense subcommittee's mark of fiscal year 2020 defense spending legislation, obtained by Inside Defense , lawmakers say the Space Force "has made little progress" in establishing a new acquisition system and question...

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