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Pentagon Challenged to Procure a New Satellite in Less Than 12 Years

Twelve years. That’s how long it can take the Pentagon to plan, design, build and launch an on-orbit satellite. By contrast, satellite communications providers like…

LPTA Inappropriate for Space Capability Procurement

"Technically acceptable" is a logical standard for procuring items like printers and laptops. However, it could certainly be argued that such a minimal standard may…