NASA IG Calls For Closer Scrutiny Of Planetary Mission Extensions

HOUSTON—NASA’s Inspector General is urging the agency to add new rigor to the Science Mission Directorate’s biennial review that determines whether planetary missions that have achieved their prime mission goals should receive extended funding. The directorate’s planetary mission extension process...

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