NASA’s Commercial Crew program to prove Cost-Effective

January 27, 2015 12:19 PM

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NASA’s Commercial Crew program to prove Cost-Effective

In a news conference in Houston, Kathy Lueders, manager of NASA's Commercial Crew program, said commercial space taxis would prove quite cost-effective.

The program is considered to save more than $12 million a seat flying to and from the International Space Station on commercial space rides rather than opting for Russian capsules. NASA has given contracts to Boeing and Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) worth $6.8 billion to fly the crew to th...

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