Accession Number:

AD1014130

Title:

Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle: DOD Is Assessing Data on Worldwide Launch Market to Inform New Acquisition Strategy

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

U.S. Government Accountability Office Washington United States

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Report Date:

2016-07-22

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

This report addresses the following questions 1 What is known about foreign launch capabilities, and which, if any, foreign governments rely on more than one launch provider with similar capabilities for access to space 2 What is known about the range and types of government support that foreign launch providers receive 3 To what extent is DOD incorporating consideration of the current and predicted national security, civil government, and commercial launches into its acquisition strategy for the EELV program

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE