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Space Development Agency in state of uncertainty  SPACE NEWS · 1 week
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NASA faces spacewalk schedule crunch  SPACE NEWS · 6 days
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SLS core stage declared ready for launch in 2021  SPACE NEWS · 17 hours
NASA declared the long-delayed core stage for the first Space Launch System rocket complete Dec. 9, although the... more
SpaceX tests Crew Dragon abort thrusters  SPACE NEWS · 4 weeks
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FAA approves commercial space office reorganization  SPACE NEWS · 7 days
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