Cutting the cost of spaceflight

Shiga, David
September 2008
New Scientist;9/27/2008, Vol. 199 Issue 2675, p24
The article reports on the commercial space race, the Dream Chaser, which could be the possible answer to the National Aeronautics & Space Administration's (NASA) interest in space pursuit in the U.S. It states that the Dream Chaser, which was developed by SpaceDev Co., is one of the space vehicles that may lower the cost of access to space. An overview of how the space shuttle was developed is also offered.


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