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Billionaire settles lawsuit against US Air Force over launch services

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 05:50
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Mr Musk campaigned at the Pentagon, before Congress and in the courts against what he called a monopoly.

San Francisco

BILLIONAIRE Elon Musk's decision to settle a lawsuit against the US Air Force means his closely held SpaceX will miss out on one key goal - getting a shot at 36 military rocket launches - while making progress in the hunt for future contracts.

Mr Musk's Space