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Astrium Space Plane

Posted by: Rick Maschek - Wed Mar 05, 2014 11:48 pm
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Post Astrium Space Plane   Posted on: Wed Mar 05, 2014 11:48 pm
I have been reading about this company for a couple of years and it looks like they will be starting testing this year (space flight too?).

http://www.space.com/19279-eads-astrium.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/ ... addComment

If they are successful, this is a game changer for space access. I hope they are successful.

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Post Re: Astrium Space Plane   Posted on: Thu Mar 06, 2014 2:35 am
At the time it was announced Spaceplane (what a creative name) was the first sign that the Big Boys were starting to take the private space and sub-orbital market seriously. Then the global recession went and kicked everyone (esp. Europe) in the balls...


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