NASA Fleshes Out Strategy For Space Station Deorbit

The mated Russian-built Zarya (left) and U.S.-built Unity modules.

Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—NASA has significantly amended plans to acquire a U.S. Deorbit Vehicle (USDV) capable of executing a controlled deorbit of the International Space Station (ISS) at the end of crewed operations. A modified industry request for proposals (RFP) was issued by NASA on the eve of the 25th...

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