SMC complied with new entrant launch certification guide, DOD IG says

By Courtney Albon / September 9, 2020 at 12:42 PM
The Defense Department inspector general's office this week published its audit of the Air Force's process to certify new entrants to the national security space launch enterprise, which confirmed the Space and Missile Systems Center generally complied with its own guidance, but recommended lifting some constraints in its process and working with SpaceX to assess reusability. The IG announced its intent to audit the service's application of its new entrant certification process for SpaceX launch vehicles, but later opted to...

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