IndependenceThis blog represents the personal opinions of Wayne Hale only. It does not represent the opinions of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration or Special Aerospace Services, or their clients.
- USN Blue Angels practicing at Ellington for the Wings over Houston airshow. Making it hard to concentrate on work! 22 hours ago
- Whew. The world is now 2 for 3 for earth orbital launches in the last 24 hours! 1 day ago
- Beautiful sunrise today! While picking up the pieces at Wallops today the Russians launched today to ISS and Atlas flies later. 2 days ago
- Always some trade off - SpaceX uses many low pressure simple rocket engines, Orbital uses two high pressure complex high performance engines 2 days ago
- Sad to see the news from Wallops. Orbital is a fine professional team and I trust they will find the problem and bounce back from it. 2 days ago
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“The Space Shuttle is an experimental vehicle with an operational mission” – NASA Deputy Associate Administrator Michael Kostelnik, 2004 The Space Shuttle system was under development for 13 years and then actually flew in space for over 30 years. … Continue reading