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NASA Back in Human Space Flight

NASA yesterday announced they are FINALLY back in the human space flight business, sorta. They will pay Boeing and SpaceX, beginning in 2017, as private contractors, to transport scientists and astronauts to the ISS, rather than giving the Russians $70 million plus per flight. 11 more words


Jeff Bezos is teaming up with Elon Musk's biggest rivals in space

The private space race is heating up, with Amazon founder Jeff Bezos’ space firm Blue Origin inking a deal designed to set back the ambitions of Tesla founder Elon Musk’s SpaceX. 366 more words

SpaceX, Boeing land NASA contracts to carry astronauts to space

Ever since NASA retired its space shuttles back in 2011, it has relied on Russian government to transport US astronauts to space which costs about $70 million a seat.So now in an effort to reincarnate US manned spaceflight, NASA has awarded Boeing and SpaceX with contracts worth $6.8 billion to develop Space Shuttles. Read More>>

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NASA Preparing For United States Spaceflight!

Recently NASA has announced that they have negotiated a contract with Boeing to create a new passenger spacecraft for US missions to the International Space Station! 180 more words

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NASA Chooses American Companies to Transport U.S. Astronauts to International Space Station

On yesterday, Sept 17, in a long awaited announcement, NASA unveiled its selection… 305 more words

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Boeing, SpaceX Land NASA Contracts to Build Space Capsules

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Soon, American Astronauts will no longer be reliant on Russia to get them to the International Space Station.

Yesterday, NASA named Boeing and SpaceX as the two private companies that will build the space capsules that takes Russia out of the picture. 183 more words