USA Proposes Keeping Shuttle Alive Until 2017

Space shuttle Atlantis lands on runway 33 at NASA Kennedy Space Center’s Shuttle Landing Facility concluding the STS-129 mission. Photo credit: NASA Jack Pfaller

Some interesting news from Rob Coppinger:

> NASA is considering a plan to keep the space shuttle Endeavour in flight-like condition after its last scheduled mission, a move that could lead to its transformation into a privatized spaceship rather than a museum piece. > > (…) Read the rest of USA Proposes Keeping Shuttle Alive Until 2017 (380 words) > > * * * > > (C) Douglas for Parabolic Arc, 2011. | Permalink | No comment | Add to del.icio.us Post > > Feed enhanced by Better Feed from Ozh

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