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NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) Program recently completed its preliminary design review, commonly referred to as PDR.
NASA has achieved a major milestone in its effort to build the nation's next heavy-lift launch vehicle by successfully completing the Space Launch System (SLS) preliminary design review.
NASA has tested 3D printed rocket parts, showing that the future is bright for the less-expensive methodology.
NASA reports it has successfully tested the first-ever 3D printed rocket component, demonstrating a technology that could eventually lead to more efficient manufacturing of rocket engines.
NASA's Kennedy Space Center saw a dramatic restructuring in the late 1970s, but the transition now under way is in some ways more substantial given that the entire civilian spaceflight architecture is changing, said two of the main figures behind both evolutions.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.