Parabolic Arc also reports that NASA has selected 7 companies for suborbital research flights under the Flight Opportunities Program. The selected companies will get two year IDIQ contacts with an aggregate value of $10M. That's what I call keeping your options open!
- Armadillo Aerospace, Heath, Texas
- Near Space Corp., Tillamook, Ore.
- Masten Space Systems, Mojave, Calif.
- Up Aerospace Inc., Highlands Ranch, Colo.
- Virgin Galactic, Mojave, Calif.
- Whittinghill Aerospace LLC, Camarillo, Calif.
- XCOR, Mojave, Calif.