TITLE

Seeing Stars

AUTHOR(S)
Svitak, Amy
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/22/2013, Vol. 175 Issue 25, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the U.S. National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) and the costs associated with its James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) program as of July 2013, focusing on the project's reported scheduling delays, management issues, and budget problems. It states that the JWST program is a follow-on to NASA's Hubble Space Telescope project. The JWST's Near-infrared Spectrograph, a 200-kg spectrometer, is mentioned, along with the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO).
ACCESSION #
89707796

 

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