Letters From Our Readers (Dec. 5, 2016)

Credit: SpaceX
Stumbling Blocks to Reuse “When to Reuse” ( Nov. 7-20, p. 52 ) finally starts to address some of the obstacles to launch-vehicle reuse. Scar weight penalties present the most obvious threat to life-cycle cost. But other obstacles are as significant, specifically the hurdles to recertify the vehicle...

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