NASA’s Ares rockets and Orion manned spacecraft to come under Congressional spotlight

by | Oct 16, 2007 | Seradata News | 0 comments

Space Politics has news that senior government personnel are to testify before Congress about the development of the US space agency’s Ares rockets and Orion crew exploration vehicle manned capsule.

The two officials potentially in harm’s way are, Dr. Richard Gilbrech, the new associate administrator for the exploration systems mission directorate, replacing former astronaut Scott Horowitz, and Cristina Chaplain, director of acquisition and sourcing management at the US Government Accountability Office.

Check out this NASA promotional video for its Constellation return to the Moon programme;

Hobbyspace.com has another set of great links to exploration related technology development and some other interesting news bites.

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