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Fraser
2008-May-29, 02:50 PM
Here's a futuristic-looking concept for a manned vehicle of the not-so-distant future. Buoyed by the success of the Jules Verne Automated Transfer Vehicle, the European space company EADS Astrium unveiled their plans to evolve the ATV currently a cargo carrier for the International Space Station to a manned vehicle. There's [...]

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publiusr
2008-Jul-01, 12:24 AM
Initially--it will be used to return cargo unmanned. Space trash might be marketable--who knows?