More cracks found on Discovery’s external tank


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Bad news for that November 30 shuttle launch date: Two cracks have been found on the aluminum body of Discovery’s external tank.

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  • Kelly Starks

    Perhaps they shouldn’t have laid off so many shuttle workers before they finished flying them.

    …Course if the shuttle operations staff was still there, congress would be better able to choose to keep operating Shuttle, and slip Orion /Ares.

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