NASA Budget Uncertainties Will Continue Well into 2011

The Constellation Program, still on the books for now. Credit: NASA

A temporary spending measure signed by President Obama on December 22 means NASA and other government agencies will stay at 2010 funding levels until March 4, 2011. This means, according to Jeff Foust at Space Politics, that among other items, the prohibition in the FY10 appropriations bill that prevents NASA from terminating any Constellation programs remains in effect, despite the human spaceflight plan enacted in the NASA authorization act signed into law in October. (…) Read the rest of NASA Budget Uncertainties Will Continue Well into 2011 (420 words)

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