Boeing, SpaceX Land Important Deal With NASA: Elon Musk Major Achievement

September 17, 2014 3:52 PM

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Boeing, SpaceX Land Important Deal With NASA: Elon Musk Major Achievement

The commercial sector of the space industry has been spiced up, as NASA agreed upon a deal with Elon Musk’s SpaceX and Boeing as well. The two companies will be trusted with the delivery of astronauts to the International Space Station.

NASA has chosen to count on the services of two companies rather than one, as some might have preferred, but this gives them a certain mobility, not to mention a backup plan in case something happens with one company. These deals will refresh NASA’s options for sending people into space, and no long...

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