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Monday, July 11, 2011

Last Shuttle Flight Evokes Memories

“At Mission Control on Sunday, lead flight director Kwatsi Alibaruho declared ‘this is it’ as he gave the OK for the final docking in space-shuttle history. Flashbacks to the shuttle’s very first space-station docking — with Russia’s Mir in 1995 — flooded his mind as viewed the shuttle on the screens.” (Washington Times)

Not a job for government.

FEE Timely Classic
“Has a New Era of Space Venture Arrived?” by Raymond J. Keating