Bechtel To Build 2nd Launch Platform For SLS

Credit: Mobile Launcher 1: NASA
CAPE CANAVERAL—Hoping to shorten the span between the first and second flight tests of the long-delayed Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and Orion deep-space capsule, NASA has hired Bechtel National of Reston, Virginia, to design and build a second mobile launch platform, the space agency said June...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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