Lawmaker Expresses Orion Launch Urgency

Credit: Orion crew module: NASA
HOUSTON—U.S. Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas) is confident that a 2018 NASA appropriation of $350 million will meet most if not all of the cost for a second Mobile Launch Platform (MLP) for the Space Launch System at Kennedy Space Center. The MLP will help hasten the initial launches of the agency’s...
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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