Budget Measure Allows NASA To Negotiate Soyuz Crew Launches

Soyuz capsule
Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—President Trump is expected to sign two minibus appropriations bills Dec. 20 that will fund NASA at $22.6 billion for fiscal 2020 and include a provision allowing NASA to buy more Russian Soyuz seats to launch U.S. astronauts to the International Space Station. A measure in the bills extends...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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