My, how quickly we have fallen. Now we can't even put up a satellite much less astronauts.
As important as space is for communications and scientific research, it makes no sense not to send the rockets up there ourselves. Should be a national security issue.
But, in obamaland, muzzie outreach is the priority.
posted on 02/01/2013 5:49:44 PM PST
(A return to Jesus and prayer in the schools is the only way.)
“The Intelsat-27 satellite was designed to have a working life of 15 years”
Or maybe not.
posted on 02/01/2013 5:55:29 PM PST
by Delta 21
(Oh Crap !! Did I say that out loud ??!??)
Two years ago I had the pleasure of attended a seminar byTed Gordon who had worked on the Saturn 5 rocket.
He could not believe that we had gotten to the moon and then just stopped.
I totally agree with him.
posted on 02/01/2013 6:06:43 PM PST
(WARNING: Hormonally crazed woman ahead!!)
posted on 02/01/2013 6:16:25 PM PST
(If Islam is the solution, the "problem" must be freedom.)
Private companies use Russian and Chinese launches because they are MUCH cheaper.
I guess you get what you pay for.
posted on 02/01/2013 6:48:04 PM PST
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