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First Look: Replacing the Space Shuttle

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First Look: Replacing the Space Shuttle

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First Look: Replacing the Space Shuttle

First Look: Replacing the Space Shuttle

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NASA has made its decision on how astronauts will return to the moon. The U.S. space agency picked contractor Lockheed Martin to build the shuttle's replacement, the Orion Crew Exploration Vehicle.

Guest:

Frank Morring, senior space technology editor, Aviation Week and Space Technology

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