McCain Asks Pentagon IG to Investigate Air Force EELV Decision


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)…