GAO report: NASA, Pentagon launches would cost $44B over 5 years

09/9/2013 | Reuters

NASA and the Pentagon plan to spend about $44 billion through 2018 to launch satellites and other spacecraft, according to the Government Accountability Office. The GAO looked into space launch funding at the request of Sens. Carl Levin, D-Mich., and John McCain, R-Ariz., who sit on the investigations subcommittee of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. The GAO said in a letter to the senators that it hoped the information would help "inform plans to lower launch costs, increase competition, and invest in new programs."

View Full Article in:


Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco, CA
Tapestry Public Charter School
Atlanta, GA
Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Educational Leadership
Ball State University
Muncie, IN
DC Public Schools
Washington DC, DC
Bend International School
Bend, OR