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Resource ID: #5423
Subject: Military
Source: Newsweek Magazine (New York, NY)



Newsweek describes a U.S. Air Force program to build cheaper rockets that was deliberately scuttled by Air Force brass; use of the simpler, cheaper rockets could open up the space program, and might have prevented the Challenger tragedy, Aug. 17, 1987.

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