McCain Asks Pentagon IG to Investigate Air Force EELV Decision

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Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain has asked the Pentagon to investigate recent developments regarding the U.S. Air Force’s Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) program, notably the service’s stated intent to halve the number of national security launches open to competition, a move that stymies efforts by Hawthorne, Calif.-based Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) to unseat incumbent United Launch Alliance (ULA)…

http://aviationweek.com/blog/mccain-asks-pentagon-ig-investigate-air-force-eelv-decision

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Musk Protests Air Force Launch Awards, Hopes To Break EELV Deal

When you’re a disruptive company owned by a disruptive personality you tend to do things that disrupt your industry, and SpaceX and Elon Musk must be the most publicly disruptive pairing in America right now…

http://breakingdefense.com/2014/04/musk-protests-air-force-launch-awards-hopes-to-break-eelv-deal/