Tuesday, April 18, 2006

Russia Building More Spaceships


SpaceDaily.com is reporting that Russia has ordered a doubling of production on their Soyuz and Progress model spacecraft. This comes as a direct result of the inability of NASA to return the shuttle to service.
Russia says it is leading a group of vested nations in calls for a full crew of six aboard the International Space Station by 2009, and it's willing and able to make that happen.

Meanwhile NASA continues to grapple with credibility issues regarding, among other sordid things, a space transport system that just can't seem to get off the ground...

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