August 23, 2016 Zimmerman/Batchelor podcast

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Embedded below the fold. Lots of new vaporware stories, plus some heroic engineering in the planetary program.


One comment

  • Localfluff

    That new Russian cargo spacecraft actually would not be able to launch any more cargo to the ISS than what the Progress does. 2½ tons, while Progress can lift up to 3 tons. That’s pressurized cargo, according to Anatoly Zak’s article and blog. Maybe it can carry more fuel or something, but I don’t see the point of this vapor ware even on paper.

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