2/1/2010

President Barack Obama's proposed budget for the fiscal year to Sept. 30, 2011, calls for NASA to end its moon program and for commercial companies to take over space transportation. Under the plan, NASA would cancel its work on the shuttle follow-up vehicle Orion, as well as on two other rockets being developed to transport astronauts to the space station, the moon and other parts of the solar system.

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