October 2013

Shutdown’s Effect on Three Commercial Crew Companies Varies

October 14th, 2013|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The three firms competing to become NASA’s post-shuttle provider of astronaut transportation services under the agency’s Commercial Crew Program reported different impacts from an ongoing partial government shutdown that has furloughed NASA civil servants authorized to pay these companies for completing development milestones. Boeing Space Exploration of Houston; Sierra Nevada [...]