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The Space Shuttle Hobbles Onward, editorial, NY Times

"NASA will now look for quick fixes to reduce debris-shedding in the next few flights while it pursues a longer-term solution. But it has become increasingly clear that the shuttles design, which puts a huge external fuel tank insulated with foam above a fragile spacecraft, is fundamentally flawed. This problem wont be solved until the shuttles are replaced with a new vehicle."

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32nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Gravitational and Space Research will be held from October 26-29, 2016.
Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium, October 25 - 27, 2016. Huntville, Alabama.



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