2/2 Fly me to the Moon – unless Congress is a pinchpenny; with Robert Zimmerman, behindtheBlack.com

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Capitol Hill: the 2024 mission to the Moon – is there money from Congress requested by the Trump Administration to go to the Moon by 2024? Unlikely, as the Democratically-controlled House released a draft resolution that doesn't include a dime for it.
House Science Space and Technology Committee: a lot of skepticism of SLS Gateway. Even the NASA official ’splained that the intended landing may not be achieved. The hope for manned space in the US is private space.
Who manually drilled a hole in the Russian spacecraft, the orbital module of SpaceX, then patched it up? Dmitri Rogozin now knows and announced that he won't tell anyone.
Roscosmos: Russia was supposed to split ISS modules work 50/50 – Russians have not; are bankrupt; have an endlessly-delayed module (since 2013) – this time, with contamination in fuel tanks. In a little while, ISS will be decommissioned.
SpaceX on a buying binge: Boca Chica is too physically close to the rocket launches and therefore in danger. Starhopper. SpaceX has offered 3X the value of the hundred-odd homes, but that won't be enough for homeowners to buy new homes. ‘
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