NASA submits its Heavy Lift rocket proposal to Congress

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NASA has submitted its Heavy Lift rocket proposal to Congress. However, NASA also noted bluntly that:

“Neither Reference Vehicle Design currently fits the projected budget profiles nor schedule goals outlined in the Authorization Act.”

In other words, they can’t build it for the money or in the timeframe they’ve been given by Congress.

Didn’t someone say this already? Several times?


One comment

  • Kelly Starks

    Sounds like NASA just whining for more budget. About like the Park service offering to economize by first shutting down the Washington monument if their budget doesn’t get passed.

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