Alone in space with no race to run

Budiansky, S.; Cook, W.J.
September 1991
U.S. News & World Report;9/23/91, Vol. 111 Issue 13, p12
Discusses how the once-prosperous Soviet space program is now quickly becoming an empty shell, with budgets cut, flights delayed and cosmonauts forced to share quarters in the space station Mir. The aimlessness that has beset the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA); Space-hater Russian President Boris Yeltsin; The approval of the $30 billion space station Freedom; American space officials have the Russians to thank.


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