November 16, 2007
I'm not sure what's got me so cynical today, but I read this and had the feeling we've been there once before:
With less than a year until flight tests of NASA's Constellation Program, work is under way on a launch pad that will host the first of those tests. Workers broke ground on a pad where the agency will test a launch abort system for the new Orion spacecraft at the U.S. Army's White Sands Missile Range near Las Cruces, N.M.In fact we have -- ten years ago, almost to the day, there was a similar groundbreaking at Edwards AFB.
It's also hard to believe that the X-33 LOx tank was delivered almost ten years ago.Posted by T.L. James on November 16, 2007 10:03 PM | TrackBack