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What About The Constellation Program?

Five years ago the successor to the Space Shuttle Program was shelved by the US Government.  The Constellation Program was an ambitious NASA project to restart manned missions to the Moon and ultimately begin manned exploration of Mars. The name … Continue reading

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The Dash 80 Flies

In some respect, you might say that the bookkeepers at the Boeing Corporation were hedging their bets.  The leading builder of large multi-engine military aircraft was about to enter the market of commercial passenger air travel.  The engineering staff had … Continue reading

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