TITLE

NASA Delays First SLS Launch Until No Later Than November 2018

AUTHOR(S)
Host, Pat
PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Defense Daily;8/28/2014, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports the move by the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in late August 2014 to delay the launching of its Space Launch System (SLS) heavy lift, exploration class rocket until no later than November 2018. The agency also conducted a Key Decision Point C (KDP-C) review on the project. It also cites the program recommendation by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) in its July 2014 report and the opinion of NASA's Robert Lightfoot on the project.
ACCESSION #
98271100

 

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