TITLE

After the Shuttle: Astronauts for Hire

AUTHOR(S)
GRANT, ANDREW
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Discover;Jun2011, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the end of U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) manned space flight missions. The article explains how NASA will turn to the commercial sector to send astronauts into space. Companies like Boeing, SpaceX, and Bigelow Aerospace have made bids for lucrative NASA projects to develop launch and orbital vehicles.
ACCESSION #
60592300

 

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