Set Back for Armadillo

Crash destroys rocket ahead of X Prize contest, New Scientist

"The front-runner for a $2 million NASA competition to build mock lunar landers has lost one of its two main vehicles in a fiery crash. The company, Armadillo Aerospace, says it will enter a smaller vehicle instead, but outsiders say the upset will level the playing field and add suspense to the upcoming contest."

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This page contains a single entry by Keith Cowing published on August 23, 2007 11:08 AM.

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