TITLE

GAO Backs NASA's Choice Of Boeing, SpaceX For Commercial Crew Vehicles

AUTHOR(S)
Morring Jr., Frank
PUB. DATE
January 2015
SOURCE
Aerospace Daily & Defense Report;1/6/2015, Vol. 251 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the claims of attorneys at the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) rejecting the argument of electronic systems provider Sierra Nevada Corp. that the National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) overemphasized the development schedule for its selection of rivals Boeing Co. and Space Exploration Technologies Corp. for the flight phase of its public-private commercial crew vehicle development. GAO's Ralph White found no undue emphasis on NASA's consideration.
ACCESSION #
108816198

 

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