Christian Davenport is a staff writer at The Washington Post covering the space and defense industries for the financial desk. He joined The Post in 2000, and has written about the DC-area sniper shootings, the Abu Ghraib prison scandal and the burial problems at Arlington National Cemetery. He is a recipient of the Peabody award for his work on veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury and has been on reporting teams that were finalists for the Pulitzer Prize three times.

As frequent radio and television commentator, he has appeared on MSNBC, CNN, PBS’ NewsHour and several NPR shows.

  • It’s absolutely amazing how fast SpaceX is building this. It’s like an erector set at the Cape.

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