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Space transportation : challenges facing NASA's space launch initiative : report to the Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics, Committee on Science, House of Representatives.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM GA 1.13:GAO-02-1020 (Text) 741677-1001 General Federal documents Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM GA 1.13:GAO-02-1020 (Text) 741677-1002 Online document Available -

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  • Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : U.S. General Accounting Office, [2002]

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Title from title page (viewed on Feb. 6, 2003).
"September 2002."
Paper version available from: General Accounting Office, 441 G St., NW, Rm. LM, Washington, D.C. 20548.
"GAO-02-1020."
Summary, etc.:
In 2001, NASA began the space launch initiative to develop a new generation of space transportation vehicles. Before requirements for a second-generation reusable launch vehicle can be defined, NASA must complete reassessing its overall space transportation plans and the future of the international space station, as well as decide how the Department of Defense will participate in development. Until requirements are finalized, NASA cannot implement management controls necessary to predict program costs and minimize risks with the initial $4.8 billion investment.
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Mode of access: Internet from GAO web site. Address as of 02/06/03: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d021020.pdf; current access available via PURL.
Subject: Launch vehicles (Astronautics) > United States.
Reusable space vehicles > United States.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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