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Moon Mission

Turkey unveils space program including 2023 moon mission

SUZAN FRASER, Associated Press Feb. 9, 2021Updated: Feb. 9, 2021 3:50 p.m. 1of5Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks in Ankara, Turkey, late Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. Erdogan unveiled Tuesday an ambitious 10-year space program for his country, including missions to the moon, sending Turkish astronauts into space and developing internationally-competent satellite systems.…
bubmag
February 9, 2021
Moon Mission

Watch NASA’s historic Moon mission rocket test at 5PM ET

This isn’t the most powerful heavy-duty rocket in the near term. SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy generates slightly more thrust at 1.7 million pounds at sea level versus SLS’ 1.67 million, and both are well below the 7.89 million pounds of Saturn V’s first stage. It’s more expensive than some offerings, too,…
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January 16, 2021