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View Full Version : Senate's New NASA Plan: Heavy Lift, Extra Shuttle Mission, Less Commericial and Tech



Fraser
2010-Jul-15, 06:50 PM
The U.S. Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation today unanimously approved legislation that would add a shuttle mission and jump start work on a heavy-lift rocket next year. The NASA Reauthorization Act effectively cancels the Constellation program, but directs NASA to begin work immediately on a new heavy-lift vehicle to be ready by 2016, along with [...]

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