Hearing on National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 and Oversight of Previously Authorized Programs Before the Committee on Armed Service, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, Second Session, Subcommittee on Strategic Forces Hearing on Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Request for National Security Space, March 15, 2016 [open pdf - 4MB]
This is from the March 15, 2016 hearing on "Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Request for National Security Space" before the U.S. House Committee on Armed Services and the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces. The statements within this compilation begin by discussing a proposal for the construction of new Delta 4 and Falcon 9 rocket engines which will replace the existing Atlas 5 engine. However, the transition is estimated to cost one to one and a half billion dollars to build with possible additional costs. The discussion primarily surrounds the financial implications and impacts of developing sed engine on the Airforce Space Mission. Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: David J. Buck, Frank Cavelli, Robert Cardillo, John Hyten, Doug Loverro, and Dyke Weatherington.
H.A.S.C. No. 114-110; House Armed Services Committee No. 114-110
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