SpaceX, Boeing on Track to Get Astronauts into Space by 2017

January 27, 2015 1:29 PM

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SpaceX, Boeing on Track to Get Astronauts into Space by 2017

Boeing and SpaceX expect to be in a position to launch astronauts into space by 2017, NASA announced Monday.

At a press conference at Johnson Space Center in Houston, NASA said the two companies were on track to fly U.S. astronauts to the ISS within two years. Boeing and SpaceX have already completed some of the preliminary testing necessary to get vessels in orbit.

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