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05.26.12
SpaceX Dragon team opens the hatch, to spend Memorial Day with more cargo hauling than barbecues
05.26.12

SpaceX Dragon team opens the hatch, to spend Memorial Day with more cargo hauling than barbecues

SpaceX's Dragon docked with the International Space Station on Friday, but if you think the involv...

By J. Fingas,   05.26.12
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04.29.12
Animated video shows Orion spacecraft in orbit
04.29.12

Animated video shows Orion spacecraft in orbit

NASA may have pushed back the Orion spacecraft's test flight to 2014, but you can get an early gli...

By S. Silbert,   04.29.12
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04.19.12
Boeing CST-100 capsule could shuttle astronauts to ISS, shows off its innards in Colorado Springs
04.19.12

Boeing CST-100 capsule could shuttle astronauts to ISS, shows off its innards in Colorado Springs

With the Space Shuttle now officially grounded, NASA has been researching alternatives for ferryin...

By Z. Honig,   04.19.12
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01.30.12
Report: Orion test flight pushed back to 2014, manned flight delayed until 2021
01.30.12

Report: Orion test flight pushed back to 2014, manned flight delayed until 2021

Even something as exhaustively planned as the test-flight of the Orion spacecraft isn't immune to...

By D. Cooper,   01.30.12
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12.02.11
Lockheed Martin shows us how it's getting Orion ready to explore the cosmos
12.02.11

Lockheed Martin shows us how it's getting Orion ready to explore the cosmos

It's not every day that America designs an entirely new spacecraft. Rarer still is the creation o...

By M. Gorman,   12.02.11
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08.07.11
Boeing's CST-100 to shoot non-NASA astronauts into space by 2015
08.07.11

Boeing's CST-100 to shoot non-NASA astronauts into space by 2015

Day job just too darn terrestrial? Maybe you should score a gig at Boeing, which'll apparently sl...

By D. Cesa,   08.07.11
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03.24.11
Lockheed Martin shows off Orion spacecraft, new secret lair
03.24.11

Lockheed Martin shows off Orion spacecraft, new secret lair

No, that's not the Apollo command module you're looking at up there. What's old is new again in spa...

By T. Stevens,   03.24.11
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11.22.10
FAA gives SpaceX the first-ever commercial license for spacecraft reentry
11.22.10

FAA gives SpaceX the first-ever commercial license for spacecraft reentry

Well, SpaceX just scored a huge milestone in space travel for the proletariat: we get to come back...

By P. Miller,   11.22.10
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07.22.10
Visualized: Boeing's CST-100 gets you and six friends to space... for cheap!
07.22.10

Visualized: Boeing's CST-100 gets you and six friends to space... for cheap!

It's not expected to make its first jaunt to outer space before 2014, but Boeing's "low-cost" Crew...

By D. Murph,   07.22.10
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