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#3113401 - 01/07/13 08:09 PM NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces
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From The Orlando Sentinel: That has prompted NASA to advertise a long list of KSC facilities and equipment as available for use, lease or, in some cases, outright purchase by the right business. Among them: Launch Pad 39A, where shuttles were launched; space in the Vehicle Assembly Building, the iconic 526-foot-tall structure first used to assemble Saturn V-Apollo rockets; the Orbiter Processing Facilities, essentially huge garages where the shuttles were maintained; Hangar N and its high-tech test equipment; the launch-control center; and various other buildings and chunks of undeveloped property. A lot of the stuff needs to be transferred by the end of 2013, when federal maintenance money will run out. When it does, machinery will start to rust, and buildings will deteriorate in the harsh coastal-marsh environment of Cape Canaveral.

http://www.breitbart.com/Breitbart-TV/20...-Kennedy-Center
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#3113413 - 01/07/13 08:12 PM Re: NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces [Re: Crappie Luck]
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#3113446 - 01/07/13 08:18 PM Re: NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces [Re: Crappie Luck]
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Here we are seeing American's proud history just disappear before our eyes. It's a shame.
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#3113547 - 01/07/13 08:43 PM Re: NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces [Re: Wildcat]
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Remember, NASA's mission now is to just makes Muslims feel good about themselves.

Somehow, surrendering space to China must do this.
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#3113712 - 01/07/13 09:16 PM Re: NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces [Re: Crappie Luck]
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He who weaponizes space first wins.

And it won't be the USA.
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#3113857 - 01/07/13 09:57 PM Re: NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces [Re: FLTENNHUNTER1]
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#3113879 - 01/07/13 10:05 PM Re: NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces [Re: Rebel]
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For the record, I'm not totally against privatizing much of NASA. I beleive the private sector can do better and cheaper if given the opportunity.

But NASA's budget was around 20 billion per year (I think). That's a.drop in the bucket compared to EBT and welfare costs. At least we got to see something for our money. What are we getting in return for welfare? More babies. More welfare
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#3114167 - 01/08/13 07:49 AM Re: NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces [Re: FLTENNHUNTER1]
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 Originally Posted By: FLTENNHUNTER1
He who weaponizes space first wins.

And it won't be the USA.


The Bolshevik stated prior to the morons voting him in the 1st time that he wouldn't weaponize space.
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#3114476 - 01/08/13 10:41 AM Re: NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces [Re: TennesseeRains]
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Sounds like they are just selling off old/unused stuff.....

They are still building new stuff....
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#3115578 - 01/08/13 11:29 PM Re: NASA dismantled and sold off in pieces [Re: Wildcat]
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 Originally Posted By: Wildcat
Here we are seeing American's proud history just disappear before our eyes. It's a shame.


 Originally Posted By: Grizzly Johnson
Sounds like they are just selling off old/unused stuff.....

They are still building new stuff....

They are building nothing , show me a link.

The Future of NASA? Once Again, Obama Says Nothing
http://tierneylab.blogs.nytimes.com/2009...a-says-nothing/

Instead, the agency is doing everything but. It’s been drifting, delaying and courting upstart aerospace companies to build what’s already been built, ignoring the days when America was clearly No. 1.
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/48211307/ns/...a/#.UO0CmW9X1Xs


Edited by Locksley (01/08/13 11:35 PM)
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