In the high bay where the space shuttle Discovery was once prepared for flight, access platforms surround three Boeing CST-100 Starliner crew modules in various stages of completion.  Spacecraft 1, a structural test article, is furthest along. Manufactured last year, Spacecraft 1 began ground verification testing in November. Next month, it will be integrated with its service module and shipped in early 2018 to NASA’s White Sands, New Mexico, facility for a key launchpad-abort ...


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