NASA set to go commercial with SpaceX

NASA set to go commercial with SpaceX

Summary: Privately owned Space X will provide the rocket and capsule for their mission to restock the International Space Station.

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  • Dragon has a fairly big window for the astronauts to enjoy the view.

  • NASA believes that one of the biggest advantages of SpaceX's Dragon capsule is that they are planned to be reuseable, similar to the Space Shuttles.

    Here is a test of its capsule falling back to Earth.

Topic: Nasa / Space

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  • Hatch, Not Window!

    The picture of the 'big window' is actually the picture of the open hatch on the side of the Dragon capsule...
    z2217