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X PRIZE IS FRONT PAGE NEWS ON USA TODAY

Published by spacecowboy on Tue Feb 10, 2004 12:12 pm
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The X PRIZE is prominently featured the front page of the Feb 10 USA Today. The article, titled “U.S. on Verge of Private Space Travel,” states that “By the end of the year, humans are likely to ride a privately funded spaceship into suborbital space for the first time, an organizer of a competition encouraging such flights said Monday…. The $10 million X Prize contest seems likely to change the government monopoly on space flight. About two dozen teams from around the world are competing to launch the first privately funded vehicle that would fly people into space.” To read the rest of the article, click here.

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