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Elon Musk's SpaceX keeps winning US military contracts - here's why, according to an aerospace expert

1 day ago   |   By Business Insider

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Elon Musk's SpaceX has secured three military contracts in as many months - and one aerospace expert believes the deals won't end there.
The US Department of Defense increasingly wants to transport supplies faster, according to Steve Nutt, professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering at the University of Southern California.
SpaceX can fulfill that need at a time when the US military is "retooling" because of growing global political tensions, Nutt told Business Insider.
"The rockets that SpaceX has been asked to supply would address that need - delivering...
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