America’s Space Program the Biggest Loser?

photo: universityherald.com

photo: universityherald.com

Orbital Sciences may not survive the spectacular lose of its launch last night, but they may not be the biggest loser

The bigger question is whether America will wake up and see that our current access to orbit is made—and unmade—in Russia.

Using surplus Soviet booster engines is a sure path to disaster, but we painted ourselves into this corner years ago.

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