Capitol Hill Policy Update for June 23rd through June 29th, 2014

Capitol Hill Policy Update for June 23rd through June 29th, 2014

August 24, 2014 Space Policy News

June 23rd through June 29th, 2014

 

The National Research Council recently released a report on human spaceflight. The hearing discussed the report’s doubts in NASA’s Asteroid Retrieval Mission (ARM) along with NASA’s need for cross-administration commitment.

SpaceX filed to amend their lawsuit against the Air Force to include information based on Senator McCain’s letter to the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics. SpaceX currently has a lawsuit against the Air Force based on the Air Force’s block buy contract with ULA which did not allow market competition.

 

“Focused on Settlement Policy for the NewSpace Citizens of the

Universe.”Newsletter Editors:

Joshua Jenkins

Andrew Newman

Contact us at:

joshua.jenkins@spacefrontier.org

andrew.newman@spacefrontier.org